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Dykema Nationally Ranked in 19 Practice Areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”

November 2, 2015

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that the firm was nationally ranked in 19 practice areas in the 2016 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list, as well as receiving a total of 151 metropolitan rankings representing various areas of law. 

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, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a “Best Law Firms” ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer listed among the 2016 Best Lawyers in America for that particular practice area and metropolitan area.

Practices are ranked and classified in three different tier levels in both national and metropolitan categories. Dykema’s recognized practices are listed below:

NATIONAL TIER 1

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Real Estate Law

NATIONAL TIER 2

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment

NATIONAL TIER 3

  • Construction Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - ERISA
  • Litigation - Tax
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Tax Law

METROPOLITAN TIER 1

Ann Arbor

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Land Use & Zoning
  • Litigation - Municipal
  • Litigation - Trusts & Estates
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Bloomfield Hills

  • Arbitration
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Land Use & Zoning
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Litigation - Securities
  • Litigation - Trusts & Estates
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Chicago

  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law

Dallas

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Real Estate Law

Detroit

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - ERISA
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Litigation - Tax
  • Mediation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Tax Law

Grand Rapids

  • Corporate Law
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - First Amendment
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Lansing

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Arbitration
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Energy Law
  • Gaming Law
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance

Minneapolis

  • Litigation - Real Estate

San Antonio

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Energy Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Municipal
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Litigation - Trusts & Estates
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law

METROPOLITAN TIER 2

Ann Arbor

  • Litigation - Intellectual Property

 Austin

  • Corporate Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Financial Services Regulation Law
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law

Bloomfield Hills

  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Securities Regulation

Chicago

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Construction Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants

Dallas

  • Arbitration
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Detroit
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
  • Litigation - Securities
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants

Grand Rapids

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • DUI/DWI Defense
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Family Law
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Real Estate Law

Lansing

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Public Finance Law

Los Angeles

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property

McAllen

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy

Minneapolis

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance

San Antonio

  • Employment Law - Individuals
  • Labor Law - Union
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance
  • Litigation - ERISA
  • Litigation - First Amendment
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Trusts & Estates Law

METROPOLITAN TIER 3

Austin

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Water Law

Chicago

  • Corporate Law

Dallas

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Mediation

El Paso

  • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Grand Rapids

  • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

San Antonio

  • Appellate Practice
  • Tax Law