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ThompsonMcMullan Selected to U.S. News and World Report’s 2021 “Best Law Firms” List

ThompsonMcMullan is pleased to report inclusion in U.S. News and World Reports “Best Law Firms” 2021 list.

To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top 5 percent of practicing attorneys in the US.

The rankings are based on a vigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and a review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity.

Almost 12,000 lawyers provided more than 1,540,000 law firm assessments, and more than 11,000 clients participated providing over 100,000 evaluations.

The firm ranked in the following:

  • Metropolitan Tier 1
    • Richmond
      • Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
      • Commercial Litigation
      • Elder Law
      • Energy Law
      • Family Law
      • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Metropolitan Tier 2
    • Richmond
      • Administrative / Regulatory Law
      • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
      • Construction Law
      • Corporate Law
      • Employment Law – Management
      • Labor Law – Management
      • Litigation – Municipal
      • Litigation – Trusts & Estates
  • Metropolitan Tier 3
    • Richmond
      • Litigation – Construction
      • Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs