LOUISVILLE, Ky. (November 1, 2017) – Fisher Phillips announced today that the Louisville office has been awarded “Metropolitan Tier 1 Rankings” by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®. The office was specifically recognized for Employment Law – Management, Labor Law – Management and Litigation – Labor and Employment. Nationally, Fisher Phillips 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.
Overall, 19 of the firm’s offices received “Metropolitan Tier 1 Rankings” for Employment Law, Labor Law, Employee Benefits, Labor and Employment Litigation, and/or ERISA Litigation. In addition to Louisville, the ranked offices are in Atlanta, Charlotte, Cleveland, Columbia, Dallas, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Irvine, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Memphis, New Jersey, New Orleans, Orlando, Philadelphia, Portland, San Diego and Tampa.
The firm has been included in every edition of the prestigious rankings since its inception in 2010.
Tom Birchfield, Managing Partner in Louisville, said: “This recognition is a result of our attorneys’ commitment to reliable and consistent client service, and our approach to providing top-notch legal counsel.”
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.
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.