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BartkoZankel Is Recognized in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” 2018 Guide

November 2017

BartkoZankel is pleased to announce that the firm has been recognized by the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” 2018 guide as one of the region’s Best Law Firms in two individual practice areas.

The 2018 rankings are based on the highest number of participating firms and highest number of client ballots on record. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top 4 percent of practicing attorneys in the U.S. Over 10,000 attorneys provided more than 800,000 law firm assessments, and over 10,000 clients provided more than 90,000 evaluations.

BartkoZankel regionally ranked in the first tier for both Commercial Litigation and Franchise Law and the third tier for Criminal Defense: White Collar.  BartkoZankel nationally ranked in the third tier for Franchise Law. Rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes client evaluations and peer reviews by leading lawyers in each practice area.

The 2018 Best Law Firms rankings can be seen in their entirety by visiting