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Dykema Nationally Ranked in 11 Practice Areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” for 2021

November 5, 2020

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that the firm was nationally ranked in 11 practice areas in the 2021 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list, as well as receiving a total of 130 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 included on the 2021 Best Lawyers in America list 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

  • Insurance Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Real Estate Law

National Tier 2

  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law

National Tier 3

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation - Tax
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law

Metropolitan Tier 1

Ann Arbor

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Trusts & Estates
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Austin

  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation - Patent

Bloomfield Hills

  • Arbitration
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance
  • Litigation - Land Use & Zoning
  • Litigation - Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Litigation - Trusts & Estates
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Chicago

  • Insurance Law
  • Real Estate Law

Dallas

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

Detroit

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Litigation - Tax
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Mediation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Tax Law

Grand Rapids

  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Real Estate Law

Lansing

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Arbitration
  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Energy Law
  • Energy Regulatory Law
  • Gaming Law
  • Government Relations Practice

San Antonio

  • Appellate Practice
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Individuals
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Energy Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Labor Law - Union
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Mediation
  • Oil & Gas Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law

Washington, D.C.

  • Insurance Law

Metropolitan Tier 2

Ann Arbor

  • Appellate Practice
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment

Austin

  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Patent Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Water Law

Bloomfield Hills

  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Securities
  • Patent Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Securities Regulation

Chicago

  • Land Use & Zoning Law

Dallas

  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Employment Law - Management

Detroit

  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Real Estate Law

Grand Rapids

  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Real Estate

Lansing

  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • First Amendment Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation - Insurance
  • Public Finance Law

McAllen

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

Minneapolis

  • Patent Law

San Antonio

  • Arbitration
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance
  • Litigation - ERISA
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Trusts & Estates
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Metropolitan Tier 3

Austin

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Environmental Law

Bloomfield Hills

  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Litigation - Patent

Chicago

  • Litigation - Insurance
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Dallas

  • Appellate Practice
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment

Detroit

  • Litigation - Securities

Los Angeles

  • Litigation - Intellectual Property

San Antonio

  • Tax Law