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Porter Wright receives 'Best Law Firm' Ranking in 16 National and 47 Metropolitan Categories in U.S. News – Best Lawyers 2011-2012 'Best Law Firms' List

11/3/2011

Porter Wright has again been ranked nationally and in metropolitan areas where it has offices as a "Best Law Firm" in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" Rankings, including national rankings in 16 categories and metropolitan rankings in 47 categories.

In addition to the Firm's national and metropolitan rankings, 93 of its partners have been selected for inclusion in the 2012 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®.

U.S. News – Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" Rankings are compiled after thousands of clients, lawyers and law firm managers were surveyed and asked what factors they considered vital for clients hiring law firms, for lawyers choosing a firm to refer a legal matter and for lawyers seeking employment. Survey participants evaluated firms on criteria including: expertise, responsiveness, understanding of a client's business, integrity, cost effectiveness and civility.

Complete rankings are listed at http://bestlawfirms.usnews.com and will be printed in U.S.News' special Money issue available mid-November.

Porter Wright was named a Best Law Firm nationally in the following tiers and practice areas:

Tier 2
• Corporate Compliance Law
• Corporate Law
• Employment Law - Management
• Equipment Finance Law
• Labor Law - Management
• Patent Law
• Technology Law

Tier 3
• Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
• Commercial Litigation
• Copyright Law
• Energy Law
• Financial Services Regulation Law
• Litigation - ERISA
• Litigation - Real Estate
• Securities Regulation
• Trusts & Estates Law

Porter Wright was named a Best Law Firm in Columbus in the following tiers and practice areas:

Tier 1
• Banking and Finance Law
• Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
• Commercial Litigation
• Communications Law
• Copyright Law
• Corporate Governance Law
• Corporate Law
• Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
• Employment Law - Management
• Energy Law
• Environmental Law
• Equipment Finance Law
• Financial Services Regulation Law
• Immigration Law
• Labor Law - Management
• Land Use & Zoning Law
• Litigation - Banking & Finance
• Litigation - Bankruptcy
• Litigation - Environmental
• Litigation - ERISA
• Litigation - Intellectual Property
• Litigation - Labor & Employment
• Litigation - Mergers & Acquisitions
• Litigation - Patent
• Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
• Litigation - Securities
• Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
• Patent Law
• Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
• Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
• Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants
• Railroad Law
• Real Estate Law
• Technology Law
• Trusts & Estates Law
• Water Law
• Workers' Compensation Law - Employers

Tier 2
• Employment Law - Individuals
• Government Relations Practice
• Litigation - Land Use & Zoning
• Litigation - Real Estate
• Tax Law
• Trademark Law

Porter Wright was named a Best Law Firm in Cincinnati in the following tiers and practice areas:

Tier 1
• Corporate Compliance Law
• Mergers & Acquisitions Law
• Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
• Securities / Capital Markets Law
• Trusts & Estates Law

Tier 2
• Corporate Governance Law
• Corporate Law
• Employment Law - Management
• Labor Law - Management
• Litigation - Labor & Employment
• Patent Law

Porter Wright was named a Best Law Firm in Cleveland in the following tiers and practice areas:

Tier 1
• Banking and Finance Law
• Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
• Corporate Law

Tier 2
• Commercial Litigation
• Litigation - Eminent Domain & Condemnation
• Real Estate Law

Porter Wright was named a Best Law Firm in Dayton in the following tiers and practice areas:

Tier 1
• Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
• Corporate Law
• Employment Law - Management
• Labor Law - Management
• Non-Profit/Charities Law
• Real Estate Law

Tier 2
• Commercial Litigation
• Health Care Law
• Litigation - Real Estate
• Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Porter Wright was named a Best Law Firm in Fort Meyers in the following tiers and practice areas:

Tier 1
• Banking and Finance Law
• Commercial Litigation
• Corporate Law
• Real Estate Law
• Securities / Capital Markets Law
• Trusts & Estates Law

Tier 2
• Litigation - Eminent Domain & Condemnation