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November 2020

Gordon & Rees Earns Top National Rankings in U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 2021 "Best Law Firms" List

The 2021 "Best Law Firms" survey published jointly by U.S. News and Best Lawyers® awarded Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani with National and Metropolitan "Tier 1" rankings across 19 practice areas. 

Additionally, Gordon & Rees was named the 2021 Edition Law Firm of the Year in the area of Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants. Only one law firm per legal practice area receives this recognition, making this award a particularly significant achievement.

The firm was honored with National "Tier 1" rankings in the six following areas:

  • Admiralty & Maritime Law
  • Construction Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions-Defendants

In addition, the firm earned "Tier 1" rankings in metropolitan markets across the U.S. for its work in the following practice areas:

  • Admiralty & Maritime Law
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
  • Heath Care Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Legal Malpractice Law-Defendants
  • Litigation - Health Care
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation -Tax
  • Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Workers' Compensation Law - Employers

In total, Gordon & Rees received 102 "Tier 1, 2 and 3" rankings at both the national and local level. These rankings follow the release of the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America© where 104 Gordon & Rees' attorneys were recognized among the top U.S. practicing attorneys; six of whom received "Lawyer of the Year" honors.

The survey recognizes the professional excellence of firms that receive consistently stellar ratings from clients and peers. U.S. News – Best Lawyers® notes that achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. To view Gordon & Rees’ complete list of honors this year, please click here. For details on Best Lawyers® methodology, please click here.