Since Best Lawyers was founded in 1981, prominent lawyers – from presidents of the American Bar Association to general counsel of the largest corporations – have commented on the usefulness, thoroughness, and integrity of the peer reviewed lists published by Best Lawyers.

Testimonials About Best Lawyers

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    "I frequently check the Best Lawyers list to select an attorney in areas that I am not too familiar with. It is an excellent tool."

    Moe Nozari Former Executive Vice President of Consumer & Office Business

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    "For a mutual fund Trustee who is not a US citizen Best Lawyers is the 'Zagat' go-to guide. Boards constantly review the quality of advisers and understanding the shifting front of all the legal runners and riders is essential. Best Lawyers is a one-stop shop."

    P. Gerald Malone Chairman and Member of Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee

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    "Best Lawyers is a valuable resource for insurance claims people."

    Robert Penn Director of Complex Property Claims

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    Gary S. McKitterick Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis, Irvine, California

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    "A thorough, reliable and valuable resource for all who seek the best in our profession."

    Jerome J. Shestack Past President of the American Bar Association 1997 - 1998

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    "I have used this volume on quite a number of occasions and find the information to be quite complete and informative."

    Daniel Cooperman Former Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary

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    "Our firm recently received a call from a prospective client who had found us via the Best Lawyers Web Site. They told us that they were impressed that our firm had so many attorneys listed. We met with them, presented our credentials, and got the business, thanks in part to the initial contact through Best Lawyers in America."

    Jennifer P. Habib Former Director of Business Development
    & Marketing, Bass, Berry & Sims PLC,
    Nashville, Tennessee

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    "I have used Best Lawyers to locate lawyers in an area of law that I do not have retained counsel. I find it to be a great resource."

    Bernd-Peter Bier U.S. Chief Financial Officer and Global Head of Taxes

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    "When asked for a referral, Best Lawyers is the resource to which I invariably turn. I have a high confidence level in attorneys listed in the book, even without knowing them. The organization of attorneys by geographic location and legal practice area makes the publication very user-friendly."

    Thomas E. Boyle Buchanan Ingersoll
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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    "I often turn to "Best Law Firms" when I don't otherwise have a referral or am in a jurisdiction where I have not appeared previously."

    Julie M. Lewis Deputy General Counsel