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November 4, 2021

Conrad O’Brien Listed as a Top Law Firm--Nationally and in Philadelphia--by U.S. News-Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” 2022 Publication

Conrad O'Brien is pleased to announce that the firm has been listed in the 12th edition of the U.S. News-Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" 2022 publication. 


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; Medical Malpractice Law – 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 2022 ‘Best Law Firms’ list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers.  Achieving tiered-ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise." The 2022 rankings incorporate more than 8.2 million evaluations of more than 115,000 individual leading lawyers from more than 22,000 firms. 


Earlier in the year, Conrad O’Brien lawyers were honored by being listed in the 2022 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 firm rankings for the 2022 "Best Law Firms" publication 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
  • Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants


Tier 2 Metropolitan Philadelphia

  • Arbitration
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Mediation


Tier 3 Metropolitan Philadelphia

  • Litigation - Labor & Employment


Tier 2 National

  • Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants


Tier 3 National

  • Litigation – Antitrust

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