Several Practice Areas in Cohen & Grigsby’s Pittsburgh Office Receive “Best Law Firms” Rankings by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers

Firm Also Recognized Nationally for Several Practice Areas

PITTSBURGH – Nov. 13, 2014 – Business law firm Cohen & Grigsby, is pleased to announce that a host of the firm’s practice areas have been recognized as best in class both regionally in the Pittsburgh metropolitan area and nationally as part of the “Best Law Firms” rankings by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers. The rankings will be featured on the U.S. News website and a “Best Law Firms” stand-alone publication in Best Lawyers. A snapshot of the rankings will also appear in U.S. News & World Report‘s Money Issue.

The following Pittsburgh-based practice areas have received metropolitan rankings:

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Immigration Law
  • International Trade and Finance Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Litigation – Land Use & Zoning
  • Litigation – Securities
  • Litigation – Trusts & Estates
  • Mediation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Non-Profit/Charities Law
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Technology Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law
  • Venture Capital Law

The following Cohen & Grigsby practice groups also received national rankings:

  • Corporate Law
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Litigation – Securities
  • Public Finance Law
  • Tax Law

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. To be eligible for a ranking in a particular practice area and metro region, a law firm must have at least one lawyer who is included in Best Lawyers in that particular practice area and metro.

Law firms that are included in the rankings have been given consistently impressive performance ratings by clients and peers. The mission of “Best Law Firms” is to help guide referring lawyers and clients, including companies requiring legal advice and individuals seeking counsel on personal legal matters.

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Since 1981, Cohen & Grigsby, P.C. and its attorneys have provided sound legal advice and solutions to clients that seek to maximize their potential in a constantly changing global marketplace. Comprised of more than 130 lawyers, Cohen & Grigsby maintains offices in Pittsburgh, PA and Naples, FL. The firm’s practice areas include Business & Tax, Labor & Employment, Immigration/International Business, Real Estate & Public Finance, Litigation, Estates & Trust, Intellectual Property, Bankruptcy & Creditors Rights, and Public Affairs. Cohen & Grigsby represents private and publicly held businesses, nonprofits, multinational corporations, individuals and emerging businesses across a full spectrum of industries. Our lawyers maintain an unwavering commitment to customer service that ensures a productive partnership. For more information, visit

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