Butzel Long included in “Best Law Firms” 2017 list by U.S. News and Best Lawyers

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

DETROIT, Mich. – Butzel Long has received national recognition in the 2017 “Best Law Firms,” rankings by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®.

Butzel Long is ranked in multiple legal specialties in the Ann Arbor, Bloomfield Hills, Detroit, Lansing and Washington, D.C. offices.

Firms included in the 2017 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. The 2017 “Best Law Firms” rankings can be seen in their entirety by visiting bestlawfirms.usnews.com.

Below is a full list of Butzel Long’s 2017 Best Law Firm rankings:

National Rankings

Tier 1

  • Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)

Tier 2

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Securities

Tier 3

  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Litigation – Real Estate
  • Securities Regulation

Metropolitan Rankings

Tier 1

Ann Arbor

  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Information Technology Law
  • Real Estate Law

Bloomfield Hills

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation – Antitrust
  • Litigation – ERISA
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Litigation – Real Estate
  • Real Estate Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Detroit

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
  • Immigration Law
  • International Trade and Finance Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  • Securities/ Capital Markets Law
  • Securities Regulation

Lansing

  • Construction Law
  • Litigation – Construction

Washington, D.C.

  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)

Tier 2

Ann Arbor

  • Corporate Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation: ERISA

Bloomfield Hills

  • Closely Held Companies and Family Business Law
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation -- Construction
  • Litigation – Environmental
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  • Tax Law

Detroit

  • Antitrust Law
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Litigation – Construction

Washington, D.C.

  • Litigation – Securities

Tier 3

Bloomfield Hills

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/ Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Litigation – Trusts & Estates
  • Personal Injury Litigation -- Defendants

Detroit

  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Washington, D.C.

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment

About “Best Law Firms

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 in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer who is included in Best Lawyers in that particular practice area and metro.

About U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report is a multi-platform publisher of news and information, which includes www.usnews.com and www.rankingsandreviews.com as well as the digital-only U.S. News Weekly magazine.

About Best Lawyers

Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected attorney ranking service in the world. For more than 30 years, Best Lawyers has assisted those in need of legal services to identify the attorneys best qualified to represent them in distant jurisdictions ort unfamiliar specialties. Best Lawyers lists are published in leading local, regional and national publications across the globe. The Best Lawyers in America list recognizes the very best lawyers in each practice area and metropolitan region in the country.

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