U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® announced the release of their “Best Law Firms” rankings. Firms included in the 2020 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. The 2020 rankings are based on feedback from our peers and from clients. This year almost 16,000 lawyers provided more than 1,229,000 law firm assessments, and more than 12,000 clients participated providing 107,000 evaluations. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must first have a lawyer recognized in The Best Lawyers in America©, which recognizes the top 5% of private practicing lawyers in the United States and Melick & Porter has four. Firms can achieve either a Tier 2 or Tier 1 ranking. We are extremely proud to have received a Tier 1 ranking. Many thanks to our attorneys and support staff for their hard work. The Firm could not have achieved a Tier 1 ranking without their extraordinary efforts.