Jenner & Block

Eight Jenner & Block Practices Ranked "Tier 1" by US News-Best Lawyers

Eight Jenner & Block practice areas have been selected for inclusion in the “Tier 1” ranking by U.S. News -Best Lawyers in the inaugural publication of their “2010 Best Law Firms Rankings” that was released in September.  Rankings were presented in tiers both nationally and by metropolitan area.  The Firm’s “Tier 1” ranked practice areas are:

National:
General Commercial Litigation

Metropolitan:
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law (Chicago)
Communications Law (Chicago)
Criminal Defense: White Collar (Chicago)
Environmental Law (Chicago)
Family Law (Chicago)
General Commercial Litigation (Chicago)
Insurance Law (Washington, DC)
Media & First Amendment Law (Chicago and Washington, DC)

The survey ranks 583 law firms in 39 practice areas, nationally, and 8,782 law firms in 81 major practice areas in 178 locations.  Results were based on client assessments and peer evaluations of the firms, combined with more than 3.1 million evaluations of individual lawyers in these firms taken from the most recent Best Lawyers survey of leading lawyers.