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WASHINGTON D.C. – Nov. 6, 2020 – The Washington D.C. office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP earned top-tier rankings in the 2021 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” report.

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

Below is the list of ranked practice areas for the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area:

Tier 1 rankings:

  • Corporate Law
  • Energy Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Real Estate Law

Tier 2 rankings:

  • Admiralty & Maritime Law
  • Construction Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Government Relations Practice
  • International Arbitration - Commercial
  • Leisure and Hospitality Law
  • Oil & Gas Law
  • Public Finance Law
  • Venture Capital Law

Tier 3 rankings:

  • International Trade and Finance Law

Firmwide, Greenberg Traurig received the most first-tier national rankings in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers 2021 “Best Law Firms” report for the 10th consecutive year and received the most national and metro rankings of any law firm included in the report.

“Best Law Firms” rankings involve a rigorous evaluation process that includes client feedback and peer review ratings, according to the publication. The 2021 rankings are based on the highest lawyer and firm participation on record.

About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT), has approximately 2200 attorneys in 40 locations in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. The firm is net carbon neutral with respect to its office energy usage and Mansfield Rule 3.0 Certified. Web: