02 November 2016

“Best Law Firms” Recognize Miller Johnson with Tier One Rankings in Thirty-One Practice Areas

Best Law Firms 2017

U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers released the 2017 “Best Law Firms” rankings today. Miller Johnson received tier one rankings for 24 practice areas in the Grand Rapids Metro Area and 7 in Kalamazoo.

Miller Johnson earned tier one rankings for many of the client sectors that we serve including:

  • Closely Held Companies and Family Business Law
  • Construction Law (also Litigation – Construction)
  • Education Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Real Estate Law (also Litigation – Real Estate)

For the services we provide to individual clients, the firm received tier one rankings for Family Law (including Mediation) and Trusts and Estates.

Miller Johnson continued to be recognized with tier one rankings in business/corporate areas including:

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights /Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Tax Law

Miller Johnson has received tier one rankings for counsel in these areas in every edition:

  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law- Management
  • Labor Law- Management

Miller Johnson’s litigation section is also recognized for these areas:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation – Labor and Employment
  • Litigation – Antitrust
  • Mediation
  • Professional Malpractice – Defendants

The complete list of Best Law Firm rankings (including the firm’s tier two and tier three ranked practice areas) and the 46 Miller Johnson attorneys recognized as Best Lawyers and seven named as Lawyer of the Year can be found on the following web sites:

The rankings in the 2017 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” 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 in the law firm survey. All of the quantitative and qualitative data were combined into an overall “Best Law Firms” score for each firm then compared to other firms within the same metropolitan area and at the national level.

Founded in 1959, Miller Johnson is a full-service firm providing legal counsel to businesses and individuals in areas such as business and corporate, employment and labor, litigation, employee benefits, family law, and estate planning. For more firm information, visit our company pages on LinkedIn.