Robbins Geller Takes Tier 1 in U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” List
The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® yet again recognizes Robbins Geller as one of the “Best Law Firms” in 2017 by ranking the Firm Metropolitan Tier 1 for San Diego in the areas of Litigation – Securities, Derivatives and Futures Law, and Commercial Litigation. Robbins Geller also ranked highly in the National category for Derivatives and Futures Law and the Metropolitan San Diego category for Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs.
The methodology behind the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® selection process includes client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in the same field, and a review of any additional information provided by the law firms during the submission process. To be eligible for a ranking in a certain practice area and metro region, a law firm must have at least one attorney who is included in Best Lawyers® in that specific practice area and metro. More information on the methodology can be found on its website.
Additionally, Best Lawyers® recently announced that Darren J. Robbins, Paul J. Geller, Michael J. Dowd and Patrick J. Coughlin have been selected to its “2017 Best Lawyers in America” list, and that Robbins was also recognized as a “2017 Lawyer of the Year.”
These awards come on the heels of several others received by Robbins Geller in recent months, including being named a Band 1 firm by Chambers USA and being referred to as an “800-pound gorilla, a real force on the plaintiff side” by The Legal 500. Additionally, Robbins Geller was named to Law360’s Most Feared Plaintiffs’ Firm list for the third year in a row and was selected as One of the Nation’s Top Securities Groups of the year for its work in 2015. More recent accolades for the Firm’s attorneys include recognition as Elite Trial Lawyers by The National Law Journal, Leading Lawyers in America by Lawdragon, and being named a “Highly Recommended” plaintiffs firm in California for 2017 and a Top 10 Plaintiff Firms in America by Benchmark Litigation.