Schmoyer Reinhard is pleased to announce the firm has been named a 2014 Tier 1 Metropolitan “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® in three practice areas .
The firm was ranked as a Tier 1 Metropolitan firm in the following practice areas:
*Employment Law – Management
*Labor Law – Management
*Litigation – Labor & Employment
In addition, the firm was ranked as a Tier 3 Metropolitan firm in the Litigation – Construction practice area.
The 2014 rankings are based on the highest number of participating firms and highest number of client ballots on record. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America©, which recognizes the top 4 percent of practicing attorneys in the US. Over 12,000 attorneys provided over 330,000 law firm assessments, and almost 7,000 clients provided close to 20,000 evaluations. In addition, to provide personal insight, a new Law Firm Leaders Survey was implemented in the decision-making process.
Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity.
Awards were given in 74 national practice areas and 120 metropolitan practice areas.