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Dykema Nationally Ranked in 11 Practice Areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” for 2020

November 1, 2019

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that the firm was nationally ranked in 11 practice areas in the 2020 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list, as well as receiving a total of 123 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 2020 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

  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Real Estate Law

NATIONAL TIER 2

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

NATIONAL TIER 3

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation - Tax
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • 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

  • 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 - Bankruptcy
  • 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

  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law

Dallas

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law

Detroit

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Environmental 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
  • 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
  • Gaming Law
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance

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 - Environmental
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law

METROPOLITAN TIER 2

Ann Arbor

  • Appellate Practice
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment

Austin

  • Corporate Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Patent Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Water Law

Bloomfield Hills

  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Securities
  • Securities Regulation

Chicago

  • Insurance Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law

Dallas

  • Appellate Practice
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment

Detroit

  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Securities
  • 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
  • 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
  • Mediation
  • Oil & Gas Law

METROPOLITAN TIER 3

Austin

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Trademark Law

Dallas

  • Litigation - Environmental

Detroit

  • Construction Law

Los Angeles

  • Litigation - Intellectual Property

San Antonio

  • Tax Law