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Kerr Russell ranked in the 2018 U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" list nationally in 1 practice area and regionally in 17 practice areas

November 1, 2017

U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, for the eighth consecutive year, announce the "Best Law Firms" rankings.

Kerr Russell has been ranked in the 2018 U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" list nationally in 1 practice area (construction) and regionally in 17 practice areas (arbitration, antitrust, appellate, commercial litigation, construction, corporate, employment - management, employee benefits - ERISA, ethics and professional responsibility, health care, insurance, litigation - antitrust, medical malpractice - defendants, personal injury litigation - defendants, real estate, tax).

Firms included in the 2018 "Best Law Firms" list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

The 2018 Edition of "Best Law Firms" includes rankings in 74 national practice areas and 122 metropolitan-based practice areas. One "Law Firm of the Year" is named in each of the 74 nationally ranked practice areas.

Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity.

Kerr Russell received the following rankings in the 2018 U.S. News – Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms":

  • National Tier 3
    • Construction Law
  • Regional Tier 1
    • Detroit
      • Antitrust Law
      • Commercial Litigation
      • Construction Law
      • Health Care Law
      • Insurance Law
      • Litigation - Antitrust
      • Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
    • Troy
      • Tax Law
  • Regional Tier 2
    • Detroit
      • Arbitration
      • Corporate Law
      • Employment Law - Management
      • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
      • Real Estate Law
  • Regional Tier 3
    • Detroit
      • Appellate Practice
      • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
      • Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
      • Tax Law

More information on the selection methodology - and the tier system therein - is included here.


About Kerr Russell ...

We are proud of Detroit. We are proud to have had a seat at the table here since 1874.

Our exceptional attorneys understand the unique challenges facing business leaders. Our legal solutions are prompt, accurate, economical, and focused around your needs in every area, including business law, labor and employment, immigration, mergers and acquisitions, real estate and construction, healthcare, medical practices, tax, contract negotiation, restructuring, automotive, manufacturing, and commercial litigation.

Whereas many lawyers merely interpret the law, our attorneys help to make it. We have been involved in some of the most significant legal developments in state business and health care law, and our trial lawyers have been involved in many notable commercial cases in Michigan and other jurisdictions.

In business and legal circles, we are respected for our high standards, quality work, and professional ethics and integrity.

For over 140 years, Detroit has been our home. Detroit will always be our home.

 

CONTACT INFO:

Detroit Center

500 Woodward Ave., Suite 2500,

Detroit MI 48226

Phone: 313.961.0200

Fax: 313.961.0388

Website: www.kerr-russell.com

 

Columbia Center

201 West Big Beaver Road, Suite 260, Troy, MI 48084

Phone: 248.740.9820

Fax: 248.740.9840

Website: www.kerr-russell.com

 

7/F, Oriental Financial Centre

333 Lu Jia Zui Ring Road, Pudong District, Shanghai 200120, China

Phone: +86.21.20501851

Fax: +86.21.20501877

Website: www.kerr-russell.com.cn

Main Office - Detroit T 313.961.0200
Troy T 248.740.9820
China T +86 21 20501851