Drinker Biddle was recognized by the U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” 2020 report as a leading law firm in 91 practice categories across national and metropolitan area sections, including the top distinction of Tier 1 in 11 national practice categories and 39 metropolitan area practice categories.

National Tier 1

  • Appellate Practice
  • Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Patent Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Trademark Law

National Tier 2

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • International Arbitration - Commercial
  • Litigation - ERISA
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Trusts & Estates Law

National Tier 3

  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Tax
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Mutual Funds Law
  • Tax Law

Metropolitan Tier 1

Chicago

  • Corporate Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Health Care Law
  • International Arbitration - Commercial
  • Trademark Law

Dallas/Fort Worth

  • Insurance Law

Delaware

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Los Angeles

  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

New Jersey

  • Appellate Practice
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

New York City

  • Employment Law - Management
  • Labor Law - Management

Philadelphia

  • Appellate Practice
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Tax
  • Patent Law
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law

San Francisco

  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Washington, D.C.

  • Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • Health Care Law

Metropolitan Tier 2

Chicago

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Nonprofit / Charities Law
  • Patent Law
  • Real Estate Law

Dallas/Fort Worth

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Delaware

  • Litigation - Intellectual Property

Los Angeles

  • Litigation - ERISA

New Jersey

  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • Health Care Law
  • Litigation - Trusts & Estates

New York City

  • Elder Law

Philadelphia

  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Mutual Funds Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Washington, D.C.

  • Education Law

Metropolitan Tier 3

Chicago

  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Dallas/Fort Worth

  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants

Philadelphia

  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Washington, D.C.

  • Communications Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment

The U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” recognition is based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and a review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

Source: U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers®