SAN FRANCISCO, CA (November 2, 2015) – Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has been named “Law Firm of the Year” in the category of Litigation – Labor & Employment by U.S. News – Best Lawyers’® annual “Best Law Firms” list. The firm also received a national “Tier 1” ranking in the Employment Law – Management and Labor Law – Management categories.
“We are proud to be recognized by our peers for delivering high quality legal services and are grateful to once again earn this industry distinction,” said Tom Bender and Jeremy Roth, co-managing directors of Littler.
Additionally, Littler earned “Tier 1” rankings in 37 metropolitan markets, including: Atlanta, Birmingham, Boston, Chicago, Cleveland, Colorado, Columbus (OH), Dallas/Fort Worth, Fayetteville, Houston, Indianapolis, Kansas City (KS), Kansas City (MO), Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Memphis, Miami, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Nashville, New Haven, New Jersey, New York City, Orange County, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Portland (ME), Portland (OR), Reno, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco, San Jose, Seattle, St. Louis and Washington D.C..
These rankings follow the recently-released 2016 Best Lawyers in America list in which more than 180 attorneys were recognized. In addition to the firm’s U.S. rankings, members from Littler’s global offices were recognized in their respective regional guides.
The 2016 “Best Law Firms” rankings can be viewed on the U.S. News website.
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Littler is the largest global employment and labor law practice, with more than 1,000 attorneys in over 70 offices worldwide. Littler represents management in all aspects of employment and labor law and serves as a single-source solution provider to the global employer community. Consistently recognized in the industry as a leading and innovative law practice, Littler has been litigating, mediating and negotiating some of the most influential employment law cases and labor contracts on record for over 70 years. Littler Global is the collective trade name for an international legal practice, the practicing entities of which are separate and distinct professional firms.