WilmerHale Honored Throughout 2020 U.S. News - Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms List, Named Biotechnology Law Firm of the Year

WilmerHale Honored Throughout 2020 U.S. News - Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms List, Named Biotechnology Law Firm of the Year

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WilmerHale has once again been recognized among the U.S. News - Best Lawyers® list of Best Law Firms, an honor it has earned since the inception of these rankings in 2010. The firm has received first-tier rankings in 22 national and 61 metropolitan-based practice areas, and boasts numerous additional rankings across Boston, Colorado, New York, San Jose and Washington DC. In addition, the firm was named as Law Firm of the Year in Biotechnology Law.

Firms included in the 2020 Best Law Firms list were assessed on client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and a review of additional information provided by participating law firms. The ranked firms were recognized for their professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. According to U.S. News – Best Lawyers, achieving a tiered ranking signals unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal knowledge. The 2020 rankings are available at BestLawFirms.USNews.com.

WilmerHale is recognized in the following practice areas (separated by region and tier):

National Tier 1

Antitrust Law
Appellate Practice
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Biotechnology Law
Commercial Litigation
Corporate Law
Criminal Defense: White-Collar
Environmental Law
International Arbitration – Commercial
Land Use & Zoning Law
Litigation – Antitrust
Litigation – Bankruptcy
Litigation – First Amendment
Litigation – Intellectual Property
Litigation – Patent
Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
Litigation – Securities
Mergers & Acquisitions Law
Mutual Funds Law
Native American Law
Securities / Capital Markets Law
Tax Law
Venture Capital Law

National Tier 2

Antitrust Law
Banking and Finance Law
Copyright Law
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Employment Law - Management
Information Technology Law
Insurance Law
International Arbitration - Governmental
International Trade and Finance Law
Media Law
Real Estate Law
Securities Regulation
Technology Law
Trademark Law

National Tier 3

Advertising Law
Derivatives and Futures Law
Litigation - Tax

Metropolitan Tier 1

Boston

Administrative / Regulatory Law
Appellate Practice
Biotechnology Law
Commercial Litigation
Copyright Law
Corporate Compliance Law
Corporate Governance Law
Corporate Law
Criminal Defense: White-Collar
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Employment Law - Management
Environmental Law
Information Technology Law
Litigation - Intellectual Property
Litigation - Patent
Litigation - Securities
Mergers & Acquisitions Law
Patent Law
Real Estate Law
Securities Regulation
Tax Law
Technology Law
Trademark Law
Venture Capital Law

Colorado

Environmental Law
Patent Law

New York City

Administrative / Regulatory Law
Arbitration
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Biotechnology Law
Commercial Litigation
Corporate Law
Criminal Defense: White-Collar
Insurance Law
International Arbitration - Commercial
Litigation - Bankruptcy
Mutual Funds Law

San Jose

Litigation - Intellectual Property
Litigation - Patent

Washington, D.C.

Appellate Practice
Bet-the-Company Litigation
Commercial Litigation
Corporate Compliance Law
Corporate Governance Law
Corporate Law
Criminal Defense: White-Collar
Environmental Law
First Amendment Law
Government Relations Practice
International Arbitration - Commercial
International Arbitration - Governmental
International Trade and Finance Law
Litigation - Antitrust
Litigation - Bankruptcy
Litigation - First Amendment
Litigation - Intellectual Property
Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
Litigation - Securities
Native American Law
Privacy and Data Security Law
Securities / Capital Markets Law

Metropolitan Tier 2

Boston

Nonprofit / Charities Law
Securities / Capital Markets Law

Colorado

Energy Regulatory Law
Litigation - Intellectual Property
Native American Law

New York City

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

San Jose

Corporate Law

Washington, D.C.

Advertising Law
Antitrust Law
Banking and Finance Law
Derivatives and Futures Law
FDA Law
Media Law

Metropolitan Tier 3

Boston

Bet-the-Company Litigation
Health Care Law
Litigation - Tax
Mutual Funds Law

Colorado

Administrative / Regulatory Law

New York City

Tax Law

Washington, D.C.

Administrative / Regulatory Law
Health Care Law