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Sixteen Wiley Rein Practices Recognized in U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” Rankings

November 1, 2017

Washington, DC — Sixteen Wiley Rein practice areas have been recognized in the 2018 “Best Law Firms” rankings, published annually by U.S. News & World Report. For the eighth consecutive year, Wiley Rein’s preeminent Telecom, Media & Technology (TMT) Practice is ranked in the top tier nationally and in Washington, DC. In addition, 10 other practice areas are ranked in the top tier in Washington, DC: Administrative/Regulatory Law; Commercial Litigation; Copyright Law; Government Relations; Insurance; and two areas of Litigation (Intellectual Property and Patent).

U.S. News Media Group teamed with Best Lawyers® to produce its 2018 “Best Law Firms” list. Firms that made the list are recognized for their “professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers.”

Wiley Rein’s practices ranked among the best in the nation are:

  • Biotechnology
  • Communications (TMT)
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Copyright
  • Environmental
  • FDA Law
  • Franchise
  • Health Care
  • Insurance
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Patent
  • Media
  • Mergers & Acquisitions

Wiley Rein’s practices ranked among the best in Washington, DC are:

  • Administrative/Regulatory
  • Biotechnology
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Communications (TMT)
  • Copyright
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Environmental
  • FDA Law
  • Franchise
  • Health Care
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Insurance
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Patent
  • Media
  • Mergers & Acquisitions

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 and peer review from leading attorneys in their field. More than 13,000 attorneys provided more than 1,000,000 law firm assessments, and over 7,500 clients provided more than 65,000 evaluations.