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Dykema Nationally Ranked in 12 Practice Areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” for 2022

November 4, 2021

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that the firm was nationally ranked in 12 practice areas in the 2022 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list, and received a total of 138 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 2022 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

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law

National Tier 3

  • Corporate Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation – Tax
  • Patent Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law

Metropolitan Tier 1

Ann Arbor

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

Austin

  • Insurance Law

Bloomfield Hills

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

Chicago

  • Insurance Law
  • Real Estate Law

Dallas

  • Appellate Practice
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law

Detroit

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

Lansing/Grand Rapids

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Arbitration
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Energy Law
  • Energy Regulatory Law
  • Gaming Law
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Real Estate Law

San Antonio

  • Appellate Practice
  • Arbitration
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Individuals
  • Employment Law - Management
  • 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

Metropolitan Tier 2

Ann Arbor

  • Appellate Practice
  • Technology Law

Austin

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

Bloomfield Hills

  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Mortgage Banking Foreclosure Law
  • Patent Law

Chicago

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Patent Law

Dallas

  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Detroit

  • Education Law
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Securities

Lansing/Grand Rapids

  • Appellate Practice
  • Arbitration
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • First Amendment Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation – Insurance
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Public Finance Law

McAllen

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

Minneapolis

  • Patent Law

San Antonio

  • Energy Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - ERISA
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Patent Law

Washington, D.C.

  • Insurance Law

Metropolitan Tier 3

Austin

  • Corporate Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Patent Law
  • Water Law

Bloomfield Hills

  • Immigration Law
  • Litigation - Patent

Chicago

  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Detroit

  • Banking and Finance Law

Lansing/Grand Rapids

  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Mediation

Los Angeles

  • Litigation - Intellectual Property

San Antonio

  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Tax Law