Bangor and Portland, ME — U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers have released the 2021 “Best Law Firms” rankings, providing a comprehensive view of the U.S. legal profession that is unprecedented both in the range of firms represented and in the range of qualitative and quantitative data used to develop the rankings.
The Maine law firm of Eaton Peabody achieved top tier rankings in both metropolitan Bangor and Portland, Maine.
Tier 1 Rankings in Bangor included:
- Land Use and Zoning Law
- Litigation – Land Use & Zoning
- Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
- Trusts and Estates Law
Tier 1 Rankings in Portland included:
- Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
- Litigation – Real Estate
- Real Estate Law
Eaton Peabody also received recognition in the following practice areas:
- Banking and Finance Law
- Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
- Construction Law
- Copyright Law
- Financial Services Regulation Law
- Labor Law – Management
- Litigation – Antitrust
- Litigation – Construction
- Litigation – Intellectual Property
- Litigation – Patent
- Trademark Law
Firms included in the 2021 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.
Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/ or metropolitan scale. 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 their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity.