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Dykema Nationally Ranked in 12 Practice Areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” for 2019

November 1, 2018

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that the firm was nationally ranked in 12 practice areas in the 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list, as well as receiving a total of 127 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 2018 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

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

NATIONAL TIER 2

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation - Tax

NATIONAL TIER 3

  • Corporate Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • 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

  • Corporate Law

Bloomfield Hills

  • Arbitration
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • 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
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Chicago

  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law

Dallas

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

Detroit

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

Grand Rapids

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

Lansing

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

Minneapolis

  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Patent Law

San Antonio

  • Arbitration
  • 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 - Trusts & Estates
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law

METROPOLITAN TIER 2

Ann Arbor

  • Appellate Practice
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment

Austin

  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Water Law

Bloomfield Hills

  • Litigation - Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Securities Regulation

Chicago

  • Insurance Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law

Dallas

  • Employment Law – Management
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment

Detroit

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

Grand Rapids

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Criminal Defense: General Practice
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • DUI/DWI Defense
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law

Lansing

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Public Finance Law

McAllen

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

Minneapolis

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance

San Antonio

  • Litigation - Banking & Finance
  • Litigation - ERISA
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Real Estate

METROPOLITAN TIER 3

Austin

  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Patent Law
  • Trademark Law

Dallas

  • Appellate Practice
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Insurance Law

Grand Rapids

  • Family Law

Lansing

  • Insurance Law

Lansing

  • Litigation - Intellectual Property

San Antonio

  • Mediation
  • Oil & Gas Law
  • Tax Law