NEW ORLEANS – U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” 2018 recognized Phelps Dunbar nationally in seven practice areas – Admiralty and Maritime, Commercial Litigation, Railroad Law, Insurance Law, Litigation - Labor and Employment, Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants and Oil and Gas Law.
Additionally, 55 practice areas earned a tier 1 ranking across the Baton Rouge, Gulfport, Houston, Jackson, Mobile, New Orleans and Tampa metropolitan areas with a total of 98 metropolitan rankings.
The methodology for the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® rankings involved a range of different quantitative and qualitative criteria, including several different survey instruments to garner feedback from clients and lawyers. Practice area rankings were produced both nationally and within metropolitan areas across the United States.
Tier 1 Metropolitan Rankings
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
New Orleans, Louisiana
With offices positioned along the Gulf Coast from Houston to Tampa, Phelps Dunbar is a regional law firm of more than 260 attorneys uniquely equipped to serve clients in the major commercial centers of the burgeoning “Third Coast” of the United States. Locations in New Orleans and Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Jackson, Tupelo and Gulfport, Mississippi; Houston and Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas; Tampa, Florida; Mobile, Alabama; Raleigh, North Carolina; and London enable Phelps Dunbar to serve clients not only along the Third Coast, but also the South, nationwide and abroad.