NOVEMBER 6, 2014

Howard & Howard Rated Among Nation's 'Best Law Firms' by U.S. News—Best Lawyers®

Royal Oak, Michigan, November 6, 2014: Howard & Howard has been ranked in the 2015 'Best Law Firms' list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® in the following areas: 

Metropolitan Tier 1

  • Detroit
    • Litigation – Intellectual Property
    • Litigation – Patent
    • Trademark Law
  • Las Vegas
    • Labor Law – Management
    • Litigation – Labor & Employment
Metropolitan Tier 2
  • Ann Arbor
    • Commercial Litigation
  • Detroit
    • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
    • Energy Law
    • Patent Law
    • Trusts & Estates Law
  • Las Vegas
    • Construction Law
    • Employment Law – Management

Metropolitan Tier 3

  • Detroit
    • Corporate Law
Firms included in the 2015 'Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal experience.

About 'Best Law Firms' The U.S. News - Best Lawyers

'Best Law Firms' rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer listed in 20th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© list for that particular location and specialty.

About U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report is a multimedia publisher of news, consumer advice, rankings and analysis. Focusing on Education, Health, Personal Finance, Travel, Cars and News & Opinion, has earned a reputation as the leading provider of consumer advice and analysis that helps its readers make informed life decisions. U.S. News & World Report's signature franchise includes its 'Best' series of consumer advice guides and publications that include rankings of colleges, hospitals, mutual funds, cars and more.

About Best Lawyers

Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected attorney ranking service in the world. For more than 30 years, Best Lawyers has assisted those in need of legal services to identify the attorneys best qualified to represent them in distant jurisdictions or unfamiliar specialties. Best Lawyers lists are published in leading local, regional and national publications across the globe. The Best Lawyers in America list recognizes the very best lawyers in each practice area and metropolitan region in the country.

About Howard & Howard

Founded in 1869, Howard & Howard is a full-service law firm with a national and international practice that provides legal services to businesses and business owners. The firm has offices in Michigan (Ann Arbor and Royal Oak); Illinois (Chicago and Peoria); and Las Vegas, Nevada. Howard & Howard’s major areas of practice include: bankruptcy and creditors’ rights; business and corporate; commercial litigation; employee benefits; environmental; estate planning; franchising; intellectual property; labor, employment and immigration; mergers and acquisitions; real estate; securities; and tax. Our distinguished backgrounds provide us with a solid understanding of the industries we serve, including, automotive and industrial; construction; energy and utilities; financial services; gaming; healthcare; and hospitality. For more information, please visit the firm’s website at

Kady Volmering
PR and Communications Coordinator
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