Bradley Receives Top Rankings From 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers 'Best Law Firms'

Awards and Recognition, Press Release

Bradley is pleased to announce that the 2019 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" has awarded the firm Tier 1 national rankings for the practice areas of Construction and Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants. In addition, Bradley earned Tier 1 metropolitan rankings across 66 practice areas and in all nine of its offices.

The complete list of the firm’s Tier 1 metropolitan rankings, organized by market/office, is provided below.

“We are extremely proud that Bradley and our attorneys are recognized once again by the ‘Best Law Firms’ guide as leaders in multiple, diverse legal practices across all of our firm’s offices,” said Bradley Chairman of the Board and Managing Partner Jonathan M. Skeeters. “These rankings represent high praise that our attorneys have earned from their peers and clients for their legal service, knowledge and experience.”

The Best Lawyers in America® and U.S. News & World Report ranked law firm practice areas nationally and across more than 180 metropolitan areas for the 2019 edition of “Best Law Firms.” Rankings are based on client evaluations, peer reviews from leading attorneys, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a national or metropolitan ranking, a law firm practice area must have at least one lawyer in that practice ranked as a “Best Lawyer.”

The firm received Tier 1 metropolitan rankings for Birmingham in the following practice areas:

  • Antitrust Law
  • Appellate Practice
  • Arbitration
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Copyright Law
  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Economic Development Law
  • Education Law
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Energy Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Financial Services Regulation Law
  • Franchise Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Information Technology 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 - Labor & Employment
  • 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
  • Patent Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Securities Regulation
  • Tax Law 
  • Trademark Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law
  • Water Law

The firm received Tier 1 metropolitan rankings for Charlotte, N.C., in the following practice areas:

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • First Amendment Law
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy

The firm received a Tier 1 metropolitan ranking for Houston in the following practice area:

  • Construction Law

The firm received Tier 1 metropolitan rankings for Huntsville, Ala., in the following practice areas:

  • Appellate Practice
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - First Amendment
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Patent Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law 
  • Trusts & Estates Law

The firm received Tier 1 metropolitan rankings for Jackson, Miss., in the following practice areas:

  • Appellate Practice
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law

The firm received Tier 1 metropolitan rankings for Montgomery, Ala., in the following practice areas:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Public Finance Law

The firm received Tier 1 metropolitan rankings for Nashville, Tenn., in the following practice areas:

  • Antitrust Law
  • Arbitration
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Economic Development Law
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Energy Law
  • Entertainment Law - Motion Pictures & Television
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Health Care Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - ERISA
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Litigation - Tax
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Media Law
  • Mediation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Patent Law
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law

The firm received Tier 1 metropolitan rankings for Tampa, Fla., in the following practice areas:

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Securities Regulation

The firm received Tier 1 metropolitan rankings for Washington, D.C., in the following practice areas:

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

The 2019 “Best Law Firms” rankings are published on the U.S. News & World Report website at http://BestLawFirms.USNews.com.