PITTSBURGH – November 1, 2018 – Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney received top-tier national and metropolitan practice rankings in the 2019 edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” report. Specifically, 14 of the firm’s practice areas rank in the national Tier 1 category, with 27 areas ranked nationally across all tiers. Additionally, the report ranks 87 of the firm’s practice areas in the metropolitan Tier 1 category with a total of 124 areas recognized across all tiers.

The 2019 rankings are based on the highest number of participating firms and highest number of client votes received on record. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer recognized first in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top five percent of practicing attorneys in the U.S. Over 16,000 lawyers provided more than 1,125,000 law firm assessments, and almost 12,000 clients provided more than 107,000 evaluations.

Buchanan’s Tier 1 rankings are as follows. The firm’s complete rankings can be found in the full report.

National Tier 1

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Mining Law
  • Patent Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law

Metropolitan Tier 1

Fort Lauderdale

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law

Fort Myers

  • Real Estate Law

Harrisburg

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Communications Law
  • Energy Law
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Health Care Law
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Water Law

Jacksonville

  • Employment Law - Management
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment

New Jersey

  • Litigation - Labor & Employment

Philadelphia

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Defense: General Practice
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Energy Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Litigation - Environmental

Pittsburgh

  • Antitrust Law
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Copyright Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Energy Law
  • Franchise Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Litigation - Trusts & Estates
  • Mining Law
  • Natural Resources Law
  • Non-Profit / Charities Law
  • Patent Law
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Venture Capital Law

Tallahassee

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Land Use & Zoning

Tampa

  • Appellate Practice
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Copyright Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Health Care Law
  • Immigration Law
  • International Trade and Finance Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Land Use & Zoning
  • Litigation - Tax
  • Municipal Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law

Washington, D.C.

  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Patent Law
  • Real Estate Law