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Parker Poe Ranked Among 'Best Law Firms' in 2018 by U.S. News – Best Lawyers

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  • November 01, 2017

Charlotte, N.C. - U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers named Parker Poe to its list of "Best Law Firms" for 2018. The firm received the coveted National Tier 1 ranking for public finance law for the second straight year.

In addition, the firm was recognized among national leaders for several other practice areas. Parker Poe received a National Tier 2 ranking for corporate law, and a National Tier 3 ranking for commercial litigation, environmental law, environmental litigation, and land use and zoning law.

U.S. News and Best Lawyers compile the annual rankings using a combination of client feedback, peer reviews, and law firm surveys. The resulting "Best Law Firms" recognition is considered one of the highest standards in the legal industry.

The publications also recognize "Best Law Firms" within metropolitan areas. Below are Parker Poe's metropolitan rankings.

North Carolina

Charlotte Tier 1 Rankings

  • Arbitration
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Employment Law: Management
  • Energy Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Labor Law: Management
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation: Bankruptcy
  • Litigation: Environmental
  • Litigation: Intellectual Property
  • Litigation: Labor & Employment
  • Litigation: Land Use & Zoning
  • Litigation: Real Estate
  • Medical Malpractice Law: Defendants
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation: Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation: Defendants
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law

Also ranked in Charlotte for:

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Securities Regulation

Raleigh Tier 1 Rankings

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Antitrust Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Energy Law
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation: Antitrust
  • Litigation: Construction
  • Litigation: Intellectual Property
  • Litigation: Land Use & Zoning
  • Personal Injury Litigation: Defendants
  • Public Finance Law

Also ranked in Raleigh for:

  • Arbitration
  • Biotechnology Law
  • Communications Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Litigation: Municipal
  • Litigation: Securities
  • Product Liability Litigation: Defendants
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law

South Carolina

Charleston Tier 1 Rankings

  • Construction Law
  • Energy Law
  • Litigation: Bankruptcy

Also ranked in Charleston for:

  • Litigation: Construction

Columbia Tier 1 Rankings

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Economic Development Law

Also ranked in Columbia for:

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Litigation: Construction
  • Litigation: Environmental
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law

Greenville/Spartanburg Tier 1 Rankings

  • Environmental Law
  • Public Finance Law

Also ranked in Greenville/Spartanburg for:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Litigation: Environmental

Georgia

Atlanta Tier 1 Ranking

  • Public Finance Law

About Parker Poe
Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP has more than 200 lawyers in seven offices located in major markets across North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia. The firm provides legal counsel to some of the largest companies and local governments in the region.

Parker Poe is a member of TerraLex, one of the world’s leading international legal networks. With 155 member law firms and more than 17,000 attorneys in 100 countries, TerraLex members provide the legal resources and expertise needed to conduct seamless business worldwide.