MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--International law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP announced today that it had 24 practice areas ranked nationally in the just-released 2020 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® rankings of the “Best Law Firms” (a collaboration between Woodward White, Inc. and U.S. News & World Report).
Of those 24 practice areas, nine Dorsey practices were ranked national tier 1, the highest ranking available.
The practice areas ranked in national tier 1 include:
- Commercial Litigation
- Corporate Law
- Litigation - Antitrust
- Litigation - Intellectual Property
- Litigation - Patent
- Litigation - Securities
- Patent Law
- Securities/Capital Markets Law
- Trademark Law
Another 15 of the Firm’s practice areas were nationally ranked as tier 2 or 3. Please click here to view.
In addition to the national rankings released by U.S. News – Best Lawyers, the publication also released 2020 rankings for individual metropolitan areas. All 13 of the Firm’s U.S. offices were ranked in at least one practice area in the metropolitan rankings, with a total of 125 Dorsey metropolitan practice areas recognized across the nation.
Firms included in the 2020 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.
About Dorsey & Whitney LLP
Clients have relied on Dorsey since 1912 as a valued business partner. With locations across the United States and in Canada, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region, Dorsey provides an integrated, proactive approach to its clients' legal and business needs. Dorsey represents a number of the world's most successful companies from a wide range of industries, including leaders in banking & financial institutions, development & infrastructure, energy & natural resources, food, beverage & agribusiness, healthcare and technology, as well as major non-profit and government entities.
About Best Law Firms
The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in the field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a 2020 ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer recognized in the 25th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America list for that particular location and specialty.