(November 1, 2018) – Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has been named the “Law Firm of the Year” in the category of Labor Law – Management in the 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list. The firm also received a national “Tier 1” ranking in two other categories: Employment Law – Management and Litigation – Labor & Employment.
“It is an honor to once again be named as the top law firm in the nation for Labor Law – Management by U.S. News and Best Lawyers,” said Tom Bender and Jeremy Roth, co-managing directors of Littler, in a joint statement. “This distinction is indicative of the innovative and high quality legal services we provide to our clients across the globe every day.”
In addition to the firm’s overall rankings, Littler earned “Tier 1” distinction in these 42 metropolitan markets:
Atlanta, Ga.; Austin, Texas; Birmingham, Ala.; Boston, Mass.; Charleston, W.Va.; Charlotte, N.C.; Chicago, Ill.; Cleveland, Ohio; Colorado; Columbus, Ohio; Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas; Fayetteville, Ark.; Houston, Texas; Kansas City, Kan.; Kansas City, Mo.; Las Vegas, Nev.; Long Island, N.Y.; Los Angeles, Calif.; Memphis, Tenn.; Miami, Fla.; Milwaukee, Wis.; Minneapolis, Minn.; Nashville, Tenn.; New Haven, Conn.; New Jersey; New York City, N.Y.; Orange County; Orlando, Fla.; Philadelphia, Pa.; Phoenix, Ariz.; Pittsburgh, Pa.; Portland, Maine; Portland, Ore.; Reno, Nev.; Rochester, N.Y.; Sacramento, Calif.; San Diego, Calif.; San Francisco, Calif.; San Jose, Calif.; Seattle, Wash.; St. Louis, Mo.; Washington, D.C.
Firms named in the 2019 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking indicates a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal experience.
The U.S. News rankings follow the release of the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America© where more than 200 Littler lawyers were recognized among the top U.S. practicing attorneys. In addition to the firm’s U.S. rankings, Littler’s global attorneys and offices have been cited in their respective regional guides.
Littler is the largest global employment and labor law practice, with more than 1,500 attorneys in over 80 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 75 years. Littler Global is the collective trade name for an international legal practice, the practicing member entities of which are separate and distinct professional firms.