BALTIMORE, MD, November 5, 2020 – Wright, Constable & Skeen, LLP is pleased to announce that the firm was recognized by U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Law Firms” for 2021. The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process. WCS is nationally ranked in Construction Litigation and Admiralty & Maritime Law.
In the Baltimore region, WCS received the highest ranking of Tier 1 in Admiralty & Maritime Law, Construction Law, Family Law, Construction Litigation and Construction Patent. The firm is also highly ranked in Commercial Law, Insurance Law, Arbitration, Copyright Law, Corporate Law, Family Law Mediation, Health Care Law, Mediation, and Trusts & Estates Law.
Firms included in the 2021 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must first have a lawyer recognized in The Best Lawyers in America©, which recognizes 5% of lawyers practicing in the United States. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.
“U.S. News has more than three decades of experience evaluating key institutions in society and their service to consumers,” said Tim Smart, executive editor at U.S. News. “Law firms perform a vital role, and ranking them is a key extension of our overall mission to help individuals and companies alike make important decisions.”
The 2021 rankings are based on the highest lawyer and firm participation on record, incorporating 8.3 million evaluations of more than 110,000 individual leading lawyers from more than 22,000 firms.
About The U.S. News & World Report “Best Law Firms” Rankings
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 the field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a 2021 ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer recognized in the 26th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America list for that particular location and specialty.
About Wright, Constable & Skeen LLP
Wright, Constable & Skeen is ranked as a Tier 1 law firm by U.S. News & World Report in Baltimore in numerous practice areas. It is a full-service law firm representing businesses and individuals in national and local matters including: Commercial Litigation, Construction, Estates & Trusts, Family Law, Fidelity and Surety, Government Contracting, Health Care, Labor & Employment, Immigration, Insurance Defense, Intellectual Property, Bankruptcy & Creditors’ Rights, Maritime & Transportation, Real Estate, Mediation and Arbitration. Sign up for our resources here.