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U.S. News-Best Lawyers® (2019)

11/01/2018 | U.S. News - BestLawyers® (2019)

The New York law firm was recognized in six areas of practice nationally, and ten areas of practice in the Metropolitan New York City area.

New York, NY — Phillips Nizer is pleased to announce its selection to the “Best Law Firms” rankings for 2019 by U.S. News-Best Lawyers®.  The firm increased its numbers of ranked practice areas nationally and regionally. The 2019 rankings were as follows:

National Tier Rankings

National Tier 1
  • Trusts & Estates Law

National Tier 2
  • Copyright Law
  • Trademark Law

National Tier 3
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Litigation - Environmental

Metropolitan - New York City Rankings

Metropolitan Tier 1 - New York City
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Copyright Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Metropolitan Tier 2 - New York City
  • Family Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Trademark Law

Metropolitan Tier 3 - New York City
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Securities

According to U.S. News-Best Lawyers®, "firms included in the 2019 Edition of 'Best Law Firms' are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise."

On August 15, 2018, it was announced that Phillips Nizer attorneys Alan Behr, Helene M. Freeman, Michael W. Galligan, Donald P. Perry, Evan J. Spelfogel, Martin B. Wasser and Elliot J. Wiener were selected for inclusion in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. (see here)

About Phillips Nizer LLP:
Phillips Nizer, founded in 1926, represents domestic and international clients in business, finance and real estate transactions, intellectual property matters, commercial litigation and tax and estate planning, with a particular focus on the entertainment, fashion, real estate and technology industries.

Established by world-renowned trial attorney Louis Nizer, Phillips Nizer’s principal office is in Manhattan, with additional offices in Long Island and New Jersey. The firm is a member of Ally Law, an association of independent, midsized law firms worldwide. |

About U.S. News-Best Lawyers®:
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 their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America©, which recognizes the top 4 percent of practicing attorneys in the U.S. |