OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 1, 2019 – Wendel Rosen LLP has been named to the list of 2020 Best Law Firms by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers. The firm is recognized in the categories of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Construction Law, Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law, Land Use & Zoning Law, Litigation – Bankruptcy, Real Estate Law and Trusts & Estates Law. The firm also received “Metropolitan Tier 2” rankings for its Corporate Law, Litigation – Real Estate and Litigation – Trusts & Estates practices.
Firms included in the 2020 Best Law Firms list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a “Tier 1” ranking signifies a quality law practice and breadth of legal experience and knowledge in the recognized area. To be considered for inclusion, the practice must include at least one individual lawyer recognized in The Best Lawyers in America.
In addition to the firm’s Best Law Firms rankings, 12 Wendel Rosen attorneys were recently selected for inclusion in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
About Wendel Rosen LLP
Wendel Rosen LLP serves an array of business, public and individual clients located throughout California and the United States. With offices in Oakland and Modesto, California, the 110-year-old firm advises clients on transactional and civil litigation matters across regionally dominant industries, including real estate and construction, environmental and land use, green business, food and beverage, cannabis, human resources and employment, and technology, as well as providing counsel in estate planning, trusts and probate; insurance; taxation; and insolvency, restructuring and creditor rights. In 2003, the firm became the first law firm in the country to gain third-party certification as a green business and has won numerous recognitions for its leadership in the green economy.
About Best Lawyers
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Almost 94,000 industry leading lawyers are eligible to vote (from around the world), and we have received almost 11 million evaluations on the legal abilities of other lawyers based on their specific practice areas around the world. For the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, 8.3 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in almost 62,000 leading lawyers being included in the new edition. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”