Sullivan Receives Top Rankings in the 2022 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firm" Rankings

Press Release
November 4, 2021

Boston, MA – Sullivan is pleased to announce its recognition by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" with 16 practice areas ranked nationally and 24 ranked regionally.

Firms included in the 2022 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must first have a lawyer recognized in The Best Lawyers in America®, which recognizes 6% of lawyers practicing in the United States.

The 2022 rankings incorporate more than 8.2 million evaluations of more than 115,000 individual leading lawyers from more than 22,000 firms. More than 2,000 firms received a national law firm
ranking this year. The national and metropolitan first-tier rankings are featured in the "Best Law Firms" publication, which is being distributed to 30,000 general counsel and digitally to 60,000 private practice lawyers worldwide. 

The firm’s full list of rankings includes:

National Rankings

Tier 1
Banking and Finance Law
Commercial Litigation
Corporate Law
Environmental Law
Equipment Finance Law
Litigation – Environmental 
Mutual Funds Law 
Real Estate Law
Securities Regulation
Trusts & Estates Law

Tier 2
Litigation – Bankruptcy 
Litigation – Tax 
Securities / Capital Markets Law 
Tax Law 

Tier 3
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law  
Mergers & Acquisitions Law 

Metropolitan Rankings

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law (Tier 1)
Commercial Litigation (Tier 1)
Corporate Compliance Law (Tier 1)
Corporate Governance Law (Tier 1)
Corporate Law (Tier 1)
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law (Tier 1)
Litigation – Bankruptcy (Tier 1)
Litigation – Tax (Tier 1)
Non-Profit / Charities Law (Tier 1)
Real Estate Law (Tier 1)
Securities / Capital Markets Law (Tier 1)
Tax Law (Tier 1)
Trusts & Estates Law (Tier 1)
Mergers & Acquisitions Law (Tier 2)
Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants (Tier 3)

New York
Banking and Finance Law (Tier 1)
Corporate Law (Tier 1)
Equipment Finance Law (Tier 1)
Trusts and Estates Law (Tier 1)
Mutual Funds Law (Tier 2)

Washington, D.C.
Environmental Law (Tier 1)
Litigation – Environmental (Tier 1)
Mutual Funds Law (Tier 1)
Securities Regulation (Tier 1)

About Sullivan
Sullivan & Worcester (Sullivan) is a leading AmLaw 200 law firm with over 200 attorneys in Boston, London, New York, Tel Aviv and Washington, DC. Sullivan’s clients, including Fortune 500 companies and emerging businesses, rely on Sullivan’s strategic vision, comfort with complexity and intense focus on results. As a global law firm, Sullivan’s reach extends beyond the United States. Sullivan has represented clients around the world and has a deep bench for working on a variety of matters and issues affecting clients globally.

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