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U.S. News & World Report, Best Lawyers names Parker Poe among 'Best Law Firms'

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  • November 04, 2014

(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP has been named among the “Best Law Firms” for 2015 by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers. The Firm received top-tier rankings in a number of practice areas for both North and South Carolina.

Parker Poe was also ranked nationally in Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Environmental Law, Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law, Environmental Litigation, Labor & Employment Litigation and Public Finance Law.

In Charleston, Parker Poe was named a “Best Law Firm” in the following legal areas:

  • Bankruptcy Litigation (1st Tier Ranking)
  • Construction Litigation

In Charlotte, Parker Poe was named a “Best Law Firm” in the following legal areas:

First Tier Rankings in:

  • Arbitration
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Copyright Law
  • 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 - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Also ranked in:

  • Antitrust Law
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - ERISA
  • Litigation - Land Use & Zoning
  • Patent Law
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Securities Regulation
  • Trademark Law
  • Venture Capital Law

In Columbia, Parker Poe was named a “Best Law Firm” in the following legal areas:

First Tier Rankings in:

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Economic Development Law
  • Litigation – Environmental

Also ranked in:

  • Litigation - Construction
  • Public Finance Law
  • Construction Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Real Estate Law

In Spartanburg/Greenville, Parker Poe was named a “Best Law Firm” in the following legal areas:

Ranked in:

  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Commercial Litigation

In Raleigh, Parker Poe was named a “Best Law Firm” in the following legal areas:

First Tier Rankings in:

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Antitrust Law
  • Appellate Practice
  • Arbitration
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Land Use & Zoning

Also ranked in:

  • Communications Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Energy Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - First Amendment
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Biotechnology Law
  • Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants

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