Pierce Atwood Receives 69 Rankings in U.S. News & Best Lawyers ® "Best Law Firms"

Thursday, November 01, 2012
Portland, ME

Today, U.S. News and Best Lawyers® released the 2013 “Best Law Firms” rankings, marking the third edition of this highly-anticipated annual analysis. Pierce Atwood LLP achieved Tier 3 National rankings in four practice areas – three more than last year – as well as Tier 1, 2 and 3 Metropolitan rankings in 65 practice areas in Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts.    

National Rankings

Tier 3

Banking and Finance Law
Corporate Law
Financial Services Regulation Law
Tax Law

Click for a full listing of our Metropolitan Rankings.

According to U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers, the 2013 “Best Law Firms” rankings provides a comprehensive view of the U.S. legal profession that is unprecedented both in the range of firms represented and in the range of qualitative and quantitative data used to develop the rankings.  The third edition of these rankings features law firms given consistently impressive performance ratings by clients and peers. Achieving a high ranking is a special distinction that signals a unique combination of excellence and breadth of expertise.

The rankings, presented in tiers, showcase more than 10,000 law firms ranked nationally or by metropolitan region. Firms were ranked nationally in one or more of 80 legal practice areas and by metro or state in 118 practice areas.