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About Us

We're proud of our accomplishments and honored to be recognized for our efforts. 

Our distinctions include: 

  • Ranked in Chambers USA (2011-2017)
  • Received Defense Research Institute's (DRI) Law Firm Diversity Award for 2017
  • Ranked in the top 15% of all law firms for commercial litigation (BTI Litigation Outlook 2017: Changes, Trends and Opportunities for Law Firms)
  • Named to the BTI Client Service A-Team 2017
  • Ranked in the top half of all firms for delivering new and valuable services or behaviors that other firms don’t (BTI Brand Elite 2017: Client Perceptions of the Best Branded Law Firms)
  • Named to the Honor Roll of core firms in two industries (BTI Industry Power Rankings 2017: The Law Firms with the Best Client Relationships in 18 Industries)
  • Named a "Leading Core Firm in Manufacturing" (in the top 15% of law firms in the manufacturing industry) and named to the Honor Roll of Recommended Firms in Manufacturing (BTI Power Rankings 2016)
  • Received national and metropolitan first-tier rankings (U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”) (2013-2017)
  • Selected as a “Best of the Best” top law firm in real estate (Midwest Real Estate News) (2013-2017)
  • Ranked on the list of the largest law firms in Northeast Ohio (Crain’s Cleveland Business) (2017)
  • Ranked on the list of the largest law firms in Los Angeles County (Los Angeles Business Journal) (2015)
  • Named one of the 15 “Most Active Class Action Defendant Law Firms” for 2014 (Class Action Reporter)
  • Named “Ohio Firm of the Year” (Benchmark Litigation) (2013)
  • Recognized as one of Cleveland’s top 50 companies (“Commission 50”) for our progress in creating, enhancing, and sustaining our diversity and inclusion strategies (The Greater Cleveland Partnership’s Commission on Economic Inclusion) (2012, 2014, and 2015)
  • Ranked consistently in the top five for midsize businesses on Northeast Ohio’s Top Workplaces (The Plain Dealer survey of Top Workplaces in Northeast Ohio) (2011-2015)
  • Earned Green+ Certification in recognition of our commitment to the environment (Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association) (2012-2014, 2016-2018)
  • Received the inaugural Silver Commuter Choice Award in recognition of our leadership in practicing and promoting environmentally friendly commute options (Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency (NOACA)) (2014, 2015)