Bradley Arant Boult Cummings Garners Top Rankings in 2014 U.S. News - Best Lawyers ‘Best Law Firms’

Press Release, Awards & Recognition

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that the 2014 edition of the U.S. News - Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” has ranked the firm in the top tier nationally in three practice areas and in Tier 1 for individual metropolitan areas in 101 practice areas.

The firm was ranked in Tier 1 nationally for Construction Law, Litigation - Construction, and Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants. The metropolitan Tier 1 rankings across all of the firm’s offices are listed below.

“It is an honor for our firm to be highly ranked by U.S. News - Best Lawyers for these important practice areas both nationally and in each community where we have offices,” said Firm Chairman Beau Grenier. “We congratulate our attorneys whose hard work and successes have earned the praise of their clients and peers.”

For the fourth consecutive year, the Best Lawyers In America® and U.S. News & World Report ranked law firms’ practice areas nationally and within 170 metropolitan areas and eight states across the country. Tier 1 rankings were determined based on a combination of feedback from clients and peers as well as information provided from surveys of law firms and peer reviews by leading attorneys in the ranked practice areas. Client feedback assessed law firms’ expertise, responsiveness, understanding of clients’ business and needs, cost-effectiveness and civility, and whether a client would refer another client to the firm.

The firm’s “Best Law Firms” metropolitan Tier 1 rankings for Birmingham cover the following practice areas:

  • Antitrust Law
  • Appellate Practice
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Copyright Law
  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Education Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Financial Services Regulation Law
  • Franchise Law
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Health Care Law
  • Insurance Law
  • International Trade and Finance Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - ERISA
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Land Use & Zoning
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Litigation - Securities
  • Litigation - Tax
  • Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Non-Profit/Charities Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities/Capital Markets Law
  • Securities Regulation
  • Tax Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

The firm’s “Best Law Firms” metropolitan Tier 1 ranking for Charlotte, N.C., is for Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law.

The firm’s “Best Law Firms” metropolitan Tier 1 rankings for Huntsville, Ala., cover the following practice areas:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

The firm’s “Best Law Firms” metropolitan Tier 1 rankings for Jackson, Miss., cover the following practice areas:

  • Appellate Practice
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law

The firm’s “Best Law Firms” metropolitan Tier 1 rankings for Montgomery, Ala., cover the following practice areas:

  • Administrative/Regulatory Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Public Finance Law
  • Tax Law

The firm’s “Best Law Firms” metropolitan Tier 1 rankings for Nashville, Tenn., cover the following practice areas:

  • Antitrust Law
  • Arbitration
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Economic Development Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Energy Law
  • Entertainment Law - Music
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Health Care Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Tax
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law

The firm’s “Best Law Firms” metropolitan Tier 1 rankings for Washington, D.C., cover the following practice areas:

  • Construction Law
  • Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

For a complete list of Bradley Arant Boult Cummings’ national and metro rankings, please visit http://bestlawfirms.usnews.com/search.aspx?firm_name=Bradley%20ARant%20Boult%20Cummings.