Ogletree Deakins Named a “Law Firm of the Year” For Seventh Consecutive Year

In addition, the firm’s Greenville office earned seven metropolitan “First Tier” practice area rankings

GREENVILLE, S.C. – November 1, 2017 – Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to announce that the firm has been named a “Law Firm of the Year” for the seventh consecutive year by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”. Only one law firm in each practice area receives the “Law Firm of the Year” designation. In the 2018 edition of the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list, Ogletree Deakins is named the “Law Firm of the Year” in the Litigation - Labor & Employment category.

Additionally, Ogletree Deakins’ Greenville office earned metropolitan “First Tier” practice area rankings in seven categories: Commercial Litigation, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, Employment Law - Management, Labor Law - Management, Litigation - Environmental, Litigation - ERISA, and Litigation - Labor & Employment. Nationally, the firm earned “First Tier” practice area rankings in six categories: Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law; Employment Law - Management; Labor Law - Management; Litigation - ERISA; Litigation - Labor & Employment; and Construction Law.  A complete list of honorees is available today at http://bestlawfirms.usnews.com/.

Earlier, 224 Ogletree Deakins attorneys were listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2018. Of these attorneys, 164 were named in the Employment Law - Management category; 104 were named in the Labor Law - Management category; and 135 were named in the Litigation - Labor and Employment category. Ogletree Deakins attorneys were also recognized in the Immigration Law, Qui Tam Law, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, and Litigation - ERISA categories, among others.

About Ogletree Deakins
Ogletree Deakins is one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management in all types of employment-related legal matters. Premier client service, as outlined in the firm’s Client Pledge, is one of the firm’s top priorities and a cornerstone of its core values. U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” has named Ogletree Deakins a “Law Firm of the Year” for seven consecutive years. In 2018, the publication named Ogletree Deakins its “Law Firm of the Year” in the Litigation - Labor & Employment category. Ogletree Deakins has more than 850 attorneys located in 52 offices across the United States and in Europe, Canada, and Mexico. The firm represents a diverse range of clients, from small businesses to Fortune 50 companies. www.ogletree.com