U.S. News Ranks Lerch Early One of the Nation's Top Firms for Real Estate Litigation and Estate Law; 5 Practices Ranked Nationally
U.S. News & World Report named Lerch, Early & Brewer one of the nation's top tier firms for real estate litigation and estate law. Five practices are ranked nationally in the latest U.S. News & World Report "Best Law Firm" rankings, and 14 are named to the top two tiers in the Washington, DC area.
The firm was named one of the nation's top tier firms for Litigation - Real Estate (Tier 1) and Trusts & Estates Law (Tier 1). The firm also received national recognition for Health Care Law (Tier 2), Real Estate Law (Tier 2), and Land Use & Zoning Law (Tier 2) in the 2013-14 edition.
U.S. News ranked Lerch, Early & Brewer Tier 1 in the Washington, DC area for the following 12 practices:
- Commercial Litigation
- Corporate Law
- Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar
- Criminal Defense: White-Collar
- Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
- Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
- Family Law
- Health Care Law
- Land Use & Zoning Law
- Litigation - Real Estate
- Real Estate Law
- Trusts & Estates Law
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 their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. The 2014 rankings are based on the highest number of participating firms and highest number of client ballots on record. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America©, which recognizes the top 4 percent of practicing attorneys in the United States. Lerch, Early & Brewer also has 18 lawyers listed in The Best Lawyers in America©. For more information about the U.S. News selection process, please visit their methodology.
Lerch, Early & Brewer is a full-service law firm located in Bethesda, Maryland that gives clients throughout the metropolitan Washington area “ideas that work.” The firm’s attorneys practice in the areas of business law, commercial lending, community associations, elder law, employment, estates, family law, health care, land use, litigation, real estate, and taxation. For more information, visit Lerch, Early & Brewer.