Dilworth Paxson LLP has been honored for both national and metropolitan rankings by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” for 2020, making this the sixth consecutive year the Firm has been recognized. The 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. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among lawyers and clients in their communities and practice areas.
Dilworth was named a Metropolitan Tier 1 “Best Law Firm” in Philadelphia for six practice areas by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® for 2020. The practice areas are Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Corporate Law; Land Use & Zoning Law; Litigation – Bankruptcy; Litigation – Land Use and Zoning; and Trust & Estates Law. The Firm also received Metropolitan Tier 1 recognition in New Jersey for Insurance Law, as well as Litigation – Construction.
The Firm was ranked a Metropolitan Tier 2 “Best Law Firm” in Philadelphia for Public Finance Law, and Litigation – Construction. In New Jersey the Firm earned designations in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Construction Law; and Litigation – Insurance. Additionally, Dilworth’s Philadelphia office received a Metropolitan Tier 3 ranking for Litigation – Antitrust, and the New York office once again received a Metropolitan Tier 3 ranking for the Litigation – Patent practice area.
Dilworth was also honored among law firms across the country, earning a National Tier 2 “Best Law Firm” ranking in the practice areas of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Land Use & Zoning Law; Litigation – Construction; and Public Finance Law, in addition to a National Tier 3 recognition in Corporate Law; Litigation – Bankruptcy; and Trusts & Estates Law. The rankings can be seen in their entirety by visiting U.S. News.