Gibbons Attains National and Regional Rankings in 2015 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”


November 6, 2014

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Gibbons is proud to announce that 37 of the firm’s practice areas have achieved national and metropolitan recognition in the 2015 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms,” the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.

In addition, 59 of the firm’s attorneys were selected for inclusion in the edition. Brian J. McMahon, Chair of the Business & Commercial Litigation Department, was featured as the 2015 “Lawyer of the Year” for New Jersey in the Securities Litigation category.

“Inclusion in this publication and other prominent industry guides is evidence of our dedication to excellent legal work on behalf of our clients,” notes Patrick C. Dunican Jr., Chairman and Managing Director of Gibbons. “We are proud to say that every year more of our practice areas and attorneys are recognized in Best Lawyers®.”

The firm earned national rankings in the categories of Real Estate Law; Litigation – Construction; and Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants.

The firm’s regional practice area rankings include:

New Jersey Regional Rankings

    • Appellate Practice
    • Arbitration
    • Banking and Finance Law
    • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/ Insolvency and Reorganization Law
    • Commercial Litigation
    • Construction Law
    • Corporate Law
    • Corporate Compliance Law
    • Corporate Governance Law
    • Criminal Defense – White Collar
    • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
    • Employment Law – Management
    • Environmental Law
    • First Amendment Law
    • Government Relations Practice
    • Health Care Law
    • Insurance Law
    • Land Use & Zoning Law
    • Litigation – Antitrust
    • Litigation – Bankruptcy
    • Litigation – Construction
    • Litigation – Environmental
    • Litigation – First Amendment
    • Litigation – Intellectual Property
    • Litigation – Labor & Employment
    • Litigation – Patent
    • Litigation – Real Estate
    • Litigation – Securities
    • Litigation – Trusts & Estates
    • Mediation
    • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
    • Patent Law
    • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
    • Public Finance Law
    • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law

New York City Regional Rankings

    • Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants
  • Real Estate Law

Philadelphia Regional Rankings

    • Litigation – Construction
    • Product Liability
  • Litigation – Defendants Real Estate Law

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