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Duane Morris Practice Groups Receive Top Rankings from U.S. News-Best Lawyers for 2018

November 1, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C., November 1, 2017—The results of the U.S. News-Best Lawyers 2018 survey of the American legal industry were released, and Duane Morris practice groups were again recognized, in even larger numbers this year.

U.S. News-Best Lawyers 2018 Best Law Firms awarded Duane Morris top-tier national rankings in Appellate Practice, Banking and Finance Law, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Construction Law, Corporate Law, Equipment Finance Law, Health Care Law, Immigration Law, Insurance Law, Litigation-Bankruptcy, Litigation-Construction, Litigation-Intellectual Property, Litigation-Patent, and Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions-Defendants.

The 2018 rankings are based on surveys from both law firms and clients. Duane Morris is nationally ranked in 28 practice areas. The firm also received 100 regional rankings across the United States. A sampling of the firm’s rankings is listed below.

Best Law Firm Rankings

National Tier 1

Appellate Practice
Banking and Finance Law
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Construction Law
Corporate Law
Equipment Finance Law
Health Care Law
Immigration Law
Insurance Law
Litigation - Bankruptcy
Litigation - Construction
Litigation - Intellectual Property
Litigation - Patent
Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants

Metropolitan Tier 1

Atlanta

Litigation - Intellectual Property
Litigation - Patent

Baltimore

Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law

Boston

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Litigation - Bankruptcy

Chicago

Construction Law
Corporate Law
Equipment Finance Law
Litigation - Construction

Fort Lauderdale

Copyright Law

Miami

Commercial Litigation
Employment Law - Management
Health Care Law
Labor Law - Management
Transportation Law

New Jersey

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
Gaming Law
Insurance Law
Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

New York City

Appellate Practice
Construction Law
Health Care Law
Litigation - Construction

Philadelphia

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Commercial Litigation
Construction Law
Copyright Law
Corporate Law
Employment Law - Management
Health Care Law
Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
Litigation - Bankruptcy
Litigation - Intellectual Property
Litigation - Patent
Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
Tax Law
Venture Capital Law

Pittsburgh

Appellate Practice
Banking and Finance Law
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Litigation - Bankruptcy

San Diego

Criminal Defense: White-Collar

San Francisco

Insurance Law
Water Law

Washington, D.C.

Immigration Law

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