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Epstein Becker Green’s Focused Excellence in Core Practices Lauded by 2021 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” Survey

New York, NY (November 5, 2020) – Epstein Becker Green (EBG) is pleased to announce that its Health Care and Life Sciences; Employment, Labor & Workforce Management; and Litigation & Business Disputes practices have been ranked nationally in Tier 1 in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 2021 “Best Law Firms” survey, with additional practice areas recognized in Tiers 2 and 3, including, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, Commercial Litigation, Criminal Defense: White Collar, and Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy).

Ranked firms, presented in three tiers, are listed on a national and regional-based scale. Firms that receive a tier designation reflect the high level of respect a firm can earn among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and practice areas. The firm also received 32 metropolitan rankings in several practice areas, as outlined below.

According to U.S. News – Best Lawyers, “Firms included in the 2021 Edition of ‘Best Law Firms’ are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. … Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.”

To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer recognized first in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top 5 percent of practicing attorneys in the United States. The rankings incorporate evaluations from individual leading lawyers and clients, peer review, and additional information provided by the firm, which were then subject to a rigorous and thorough evaluation process.

Learn more about the methodology here.

EBG was nationally ranked in the following practice areas:

National Tier 1

  • Employment Law – Management
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment

National Tier 2

  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

National Tier 3

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)

The firm received the following metropolitan rankings:

Metropolitan Tier 1

Baltimore

  • Health Care Law

Chicago

  • Employment Law – Management
  • Labor Law – Management

Detroit

  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law – Management

Los Angeles

  • Litigation – Labor & Employment

New Jersey

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Health Care Law
  • Litigation – Health Care
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment

New York City

  • Employment Law – Management
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment

Washington, D.C.

  • Employment Law – Management
  • Health Care Law
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment

Metropolitan Tier 2

Chicago

  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Detroit

  • Labor Law – Management

New Jersey

  • Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)

New York City

  • Criminal Defense: White Collar

Metropolitan Tier 3

Los Angeles

  • Employment Law – Management

Nashville

  • Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • Health Care Law

New Jersey

  • Bet-the-Company Litigation

New York City

  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

San Francisco

  • Employment Law – Management

Stamford

  • Labor Law – Management

Washington, D.C.

  • FDA Law

About Epstein Becker Green

Epstein Becker & Green, P.C., is a national law firm with a primary focus on health care and life sciences; employment, labor, and workforce management; and litigation and business disputes. Founded in 1973 as an industry-focused firm, Epstein Becker Green has decades of experience serving clients in health care, financial services, retail, hospitality, and technology, among other industries, representing entities from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Operating in offices throughout the U.S. and supporting clients in the U.S. and abroad, the firm’s attorneys are committed to uncompromising client service and legal excellence. For more information, visit www.ebglaw.com.