Gibbons Attains National and Regional Rankings in 2020 Best Law Firms


November 1, 2019

Gibbons is proud to announce that 35 of the firm’s practice areas have achieved national and metropolitan recognition in the 2020 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.”

The firm also earned eight national rankings this year, in the categories of Construction Law; Employment Law – Management; Land Use & Zoning Law; Litigation – Construction; Litigation – First Amendment; Real Estate Law; and, in the National Tier 1, Environmental Law and Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants.

“These rankings cover a wide span of our firm’s practice areas and regional offices,” said Patrick C. Dunican Jr., Chairman and Managing Director of Gibbons. “This scope of recognition reaffirms that excellent client service and legal work are firm-wide commitments.”

The firm’s regional practice area rankings include:

New Jersey Regional Rankings

  • Appellate Practice
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/
    Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Corporate Compliance 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 – Land Use & Zoning
  • Litigation – Real Estate
  • Litigation – Securities
  • Litigation – Trusts & Estates
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law

New York City Regional Rankings

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

Philadelphia Regional Rankings

  • Construction Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

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, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

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