Ulmer & Berne Earns Recognition in 38 Practice Categories in the 2018 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firm” List

Ulmer is ranked in 38 categories in the 2018 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings. Among these, the firm earns U.S. News – Best Lawyers highest rankings in 23 categories. The firm also ranks nationally in 14 categories.

Firms included in the 2018 “Best Law Firms” are recognized for professional excellence and persistently impressive ratings from client and peers. Published jointly by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, firms are ranked based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

Ulmer achieved a “Metropolitan Tier 1” ranking in the 2018 “Best Law Firms” in the following categories:

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Insurance Law
  • Labor Law – Union
  • Litigation – Antitrust
  • Litigation – Banking & Finance
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Litigation – ERISA
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Litigation – Real Estate
  • Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
  • Litigation – Securities
  • Litigation – Trusts & Estates
  • Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants
  • Patent Law
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law