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Rackemann Named to 2018 “Best Law Firms” List by U.S. News – Best Lawyers

Boston, MA, November 8, 2017 — Boston law firm Rackemann, Sawyer & Brewster was named to the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 2018 edition of “Best Law Firms.” Firms included in the “Best Law Firms” rankings are recognized for professional excellence and have persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

Rackemann received top Boston market ratings in six practice areas, including a Tier 1 ranking in Real Estate Law, and was nationally ranked in three practice areas. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for its abilities, its professionalism, and its integrity. Below is the full list of Rackemann’s recognized practice areas and associated rankings.

Boston Market Rankings (Tiers 1 – 3):

  • Real Estate Law (Tier 1)
  • Land Use & Zoning Law (Tier 2)
  • Trusts & Estates Law (Tier 2)
  • Environmental Law (Tier 3)
  • Insurance Law (Tier 3)
  • Tax Law (Tier 3)

National Rankings (Tier 3):

  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

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, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a ranking in a particular practice area and metro region, a law firm must have at least one lawyer who is included in Best Lawyers in that particular practice area and metro.

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