Sullivan & Worcester Receives Top Rankings in the 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" Rankings

01.11.2018 | Press Release

Boston, MA – November 1, 2018 – Sullivan & Worcester was highly ranked in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings, including 20 national rankings and 23 first-tier metropolitan rankings.

“We are delighted to be recognized for our excellent work by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® and pleased to see that the firm received top rankings across a wide range of our practice areas,” said Managing Partner Joel R. Carpenter. “These honors are especially satisfying because they are based on direct feedback from our clients and peers.”

The national and metropolitan first-tier rankings are featured in the “Best Law Firms” standalone publication, which is being distributed to 30,000 general counsel and digitally to 60,000 private practice lawyers worldwide. The rankings in their entirety are posted online at Best Lawyers.

The firm’s full list of rankings includes:

National Rankings

  • Banking and Finance Law (Tier 1)
  • Commercial Litigation (Tier 1)
  • Corporate Law (Tier 1)
  • Environmental Law (Tier 1)
  • Litigation – Environmental (Tier 1)
  • Mutual Funds Law (Tier 1)
  • Natural Resources Law (Tier 1)
  • Real Estate Law (Tier 1)
  • Securities Regulation (Tier 1)
  • Trusts & Estates Law (Tier 1)
  • Equipment Finance Law (Tier 2)
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy (Tier 2)
  • Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy) (Tier 2)
  • Litigation – Securities (Tier 2)
  • Litigation – Tax (Tier 2)
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law (Tier 2)
  • Tax Law (Tier 2)
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law (Tier 3)
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law (Tier 3)
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law (Tier 3)

Metropolitan Rankings

Boston

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law (Tier 1)
  • Commercial Litigation (Tier 1)
  • Corporate Compliance Law (Tier 1)
  • Corporate Governance Law (Tier 1)
  • Corporate Law (Tier 1)
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law (Tier 1)
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy (Tier 1)
  • Litigation – Tax (Tier 1)
  • Non-Profit/Charities Law (Tier 1)
  • Real Estate Law (Tier 1)
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law (Tier 1)
  • Tax Law (Tier 1)
  • Trusts & Estates Law (Tier 1)
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law (Tier 2)

New York

  • Banking and Finance Law (Tier 1)
  • Commercial Litigation (Tier 1)
  • Corporate Law (Tier 1)
  • Litigation – Securities (Tier 1)
  • Equipment Finance Law (Tier 2)
  • Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy) (Tier 2)
  • Real Estate Law (Tier 2)
  • Trusts & Estates Law (Tier 2)
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar (Tier 3)

Washington, D.C.

  • Environmental Law (Tier 1)
  • Litigation – Environmental (Tier 1)
  • Mutual Funds Law (Tier 1)
  • Natural Resources Law (Tier 1)
  • Securities Regulation (Tier 1)
  • Water Law (Tier 1)

To collect data, U.S. News – Best Lawyers asked major clients and leading lawyers to rate the law firms they consider best in various practice areas. The rankings, which are presented in tiers, showcase more than 10,000 law firms ranked nationally in one or more of 80 legal practice areas and in metropolitan rankings in 118 practice areas.

About ZAG-S&W
ZAG-S&W (Zysman, Aharoni, Gayer & Co.) is an international law firm with offices in Israel, the United States, China, and the United Kingdom. The firm’s attorneys specialize in all disciplines of commercial law for both publicly held and private companies, with particular expertise in high-tech, life sciences, international transactions, and capital markets. ZAG-S&W provides result-driven legal and business advice to its clients, addressing all aspects of the clients’ business activities, including penetration into new markets in strategic locations. In recent years, the firm has acted on a majority of the equity and debt financing transactions by Israeli technology companies on the NASDAQ. It has been the firm’s experience that the best results, those that give our clients the competitive advantage they need, are attained by coupling professional experience, global presence, and connections with the investor communities in Israel and abroad.

Contact
Leah Schloss
212 660 5018
leah.schloss@zag-sw.com