Barton Gilman LLP has been selected to the 2022 Best Law Firms by U.S. News and World Reports. The firm has received rankings in three regional practice areas – Tier 1 in Professional Malpractice Law Defense in Rhode Island, Tier 2 in Education Law in Rhode Island, and Tier 2 in Personal Injury Litigation Defense in Boston. This marks the ninth consecutive year the firm has been included in the prestigious directory of best firms in the country.
Firms included in the rankings compiled by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. The achievement of Tier 1 and Tier 2 rankings reflects the high level of respect the firm has earned among leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and practice areas for their abilities professionalism and integrity.
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. Clients were asked to provide feedback on firm practice groups, addressing expertise, responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, civility, and whether they would refer another client to the firm. Practices are classified and ranked in national and metropolitan categories established by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®. Distributed nationally to general counsel and other corporate executives, the 2019 “Best Law Firms” rankings can be seen in their entirety by visiting bestlawfirms.usnews.com.
About Barton Gilman
Barton Gilman serves clients throughout the Northeast with offices in Boston, Providence, New York, Philadelphia, and Milford, Connecticut offering legal services in a wide variety of matters, including medical and other professional liability defense, premises liability and business litigation, personal injury litigation defense, education law, employment, family law, insurance coverage, trusts and estates, criminal defense, corporate formation and intellectual property. The firm and its attorneys have received numerous awards and accolades, including Best Lawyers, Best Law Firms, Best Places to Work Rhode Island, Outstanding Philanthropic Business, and Super Lawyers.