Law firms included in “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for “professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers,” according to U.S. News & World Report. Achieving a ranking “signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.”
“For over three decades, U.S. News has provided the public with accurate and in-depth rankings on key institutions in society from higher education to hospitals and health systems,” said Morgan Felchner, executive editor at U.S. News, in a statement. “Law firms serve a critical role in American life and ranking them is a key extension of our overall mission to help individuals make important life decisions.”
A law firm must have at least one attorney who has received high enough peer reviews to be recognized in the current “Best Lawyers in America” program, which is the oldest and among the most respected attorney ranking services in the world. In fact, Chain | Cohn | Clark has three attorneys selected as “Best Lawyers.”:
- David K. Cohn, managing partner at the law firm, was selected into the personal injury litigation category of Best Lawyers in America.
- James A. Yoro, senior partner at the firm, was selected into the workers’ compensation law listings.
- Lastly, attorney and partner Chad Boyles was selected for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America “Ones to Watch” list, which honors lawyers who are earlier in their careers (5 to 10 years in practice) for outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States