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U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers Gives Varnum Tier 1 Ranking in more than 30 Practice Areas in "Best Law Firms"

November 4, 2015

Varnum LLP has received Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings in more than 30 practice areas in the 2016 "Best Law Firms" list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®, released today.

Firms included in the 2016 "Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. "Achieving a ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise," stated Best Lawyers.

Clients and peers were asked to evaluate firms based on the following criteria: responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, integrity and civility, as well as whether they would refer a matter to the firm and/or consider the firm a worthy competitor.

Among clients who took part in the survey, several provided comments about Varnum. A sampling of client quotes includes the following:

"Varnum has continued to meet and/or exceed our expectations throughout the years with what sometimes seems to be limitless knowledge presented in the most timely and professional manner possible. Varnum leadership maintains an unsurpassed level of integrity which seems to somehow trickle down through the entire organization, setting the bar high for other firms to model."*

We have used Varnum for a variety of employment related matters throughout the Midwest. The process and results always meet my expectation."*

"Varnum is an excellent law firm to work with."*

Varnum was ranked in more than 50 areas of practice. The firm's highest rankings (Metropolitan Tier 1) by office include:

Detroit:

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Grand  Rapids:

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation – Banking & Finance
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Litigation – Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Litigation – Real Estate
  • Litigation ­– Tax
  • Municipal Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Kalamazoo:

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Real Estate Law

Lansing:

  • Communications Law

The U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings, for the 6th consecutive year, are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. Visit bestlawfirms.usnews.com for more information about "Best Law Firms."

*This comment appears on the U.S. News & Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" website. Statements by clients concerning past results do not assure similar outcomes in any other matter.

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