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Shipman & Goodwin Ranked Among 2016 "Best Law Firms"

November 2, 2015

U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have rated Shipman & Goodwin LLP one of the Best Law Firms in 37 practice areas in a metropolitan area. The firm received these high rankings based on positive rating by clients and peers for the quality and breadth of its legal experience. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect the firm has earned for its abilities, professionalism and integrity.

The firm garnered 22 Tier 1 distinctions in the following practice areas:

Commercial Litigation
Construction Law
Corporate Compliance Law
Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar
Criminal Defense: White Collar
Education Law
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Employment Law - Management
Equipment Finance Law
Franchise Law
Health Care Law
Labor Law - Management
Litigation - Land Use & Zoning
Litigation - Real Estate
Litigation - Tax
Litigation - Trusts & Estates
Municipal Law
Tax Law
Trusts & Estates Law

Litigation - Real Estate
Real Estate Law

The firm also earned the following Tier 2 honors:

Corporate Law
Land Use & Zoning Law
Litigation - Antitrust
Litigation - Construction
Litigation - Environmental
Litigation - Intellectual Property

Commercial Litigation
Litigation - Labor & Employment

Washington, DC
Insurance Law

The firm received Tier 3 rankings in these areas:

Banking and Finance Law
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Corporate Governance Law
Environmental Law

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