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November 5, 2020

Conrad O’Brien Recognized as a Top Law Firm in the Country and Region by U.S. News-“Best Lawyers” ® in the 2021 “Best Law Firms” list

Conrad O'Brien is pleased to announce that the firm has again been named as one of the country's and Philadelphia region's preeminent law firms by U.S. News & World Report - Best Lawyers in the 2021 "Best Law Firms" list. 


The firm has received Tier 1 rankings in the following practice areas for our work in Philadelphia: Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Criminal Defense: White-Collar; Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants; Litigation - Trusts & Estates; Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants; and Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants.  The Firm has also received national recognition with a Tier 2 ranking for Mass Tort Litigation/ Class Actions-Defendants. 


According to Best Lawyers, "Firms included in the 2021 ‘Best Law Firms’ list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers.  Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise."


Earlier in the year, Conrad O’Brien lawyers were honored by being listed in the 2021 Best Lawyers in America and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch based on votes by other members of the Bar in recognition of their decades of successful litigation track-record and negotiations on behalf of their corporate clients.


The complete rankings are as follows:


Tier 1 Philadelphia Metropolitan

  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Litigation - Trusts & Estates
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants


Tier 2 Metropolitan Philadelphia

  • Arbitration
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Mediation
  • Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants


Tier 3 Metropolitan Philadelphia

  • Litigation - Labor & Employment


Tier 2 National

  • Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants


Tier 3 National

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation – Antitrust

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