U.S. News - Best Lawyers Also Recognizes Firm’s Columbia Office
COLUMBIA, S.C. (November 1, 2017) – Fisher Phillips announced today that the law firm has been named to the 2018 Best Law Firms by U.S. News - Best Lawyers®. The firm received “Tier 1 Rankings” for its Employment and Labor Law Practices as well as its Labor and Employment Litigation Practice. Additionally, the Columbia, South Carolina, office of Fisher Phillips received “Metropolitan Tier 1 Rankings” for Employment Law, Labor Law, Labor and Employment Litigation and ERISA Litigation.
The firm has been included in every edition of the prestigious rankings since its inception in 2010.
Fisher Phillips Chairman and Managing Partner Roger Quillen said: “The lawyers in our firm are greatly committed to providing innovative and nimble legal service to our clients. Our clients benefit from the focus our lawyers have on each client’s business along with the strong support from our staff. The savvy clients who work with us continue to recognize the dedication, experience, and knowledge that goes into each of their legal matters.”
Firms included in the 2018 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a “First-Tier” ranking signifies a quality law practice and breadth of legal experience and knowledge.
In addition to Columbia, the following offices also received “Metropolitan Tier 1 Rankings”: Atlanta, Charlotte, Cleveland, Colorado, Dallas, Fort Lauderdale, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Louisville, Memphis, New Jersey, New Orleans, Orange County, Orlando, Philadelphia, Portland, San Diego, and Tampa.
The 2018 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© was based on 7.4 million evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers, which resulted in about 58,000 leading lawyers being included in the new edition. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.” Fisher Phillips has 89 attorneys included in Best Lawyers.
About Fisher Phillips (www.fisherphillips.com)
Fisher Phillips attorneys are ready to help you take a stand: in court, with employees and unions, or with competitors. Fisher Phillips has the experience and resolve to back you up. That’s why some of the savviest employers come to the firm to handle their toughest labor and employment cases. The firm has more than 350 attorneys in 32 offices. The offices are in Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Cleveland, Columbia, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Gulfport, Houston, Irvine, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Louisville, Memphis, New Jersey, New Orleans, New York, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Portland, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Tampa, and Washington, D.C.
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