The 25th edition of Best Lawyers in America®, one of the most respected and oldest peer review publications, includes almost 60,000 attorneys in 140 practice areas covering all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Inclusion in this year’s publication is based on more than 7.8 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.
A listing in Best Lawyers® is widely regarded by clients and legal professionals as a significant honor conferred on a lawyer by his or her peers. Gust Rosenfeld attorneys named as Best Lawyers for 2019, with their respective practice area(s) designated by Best Lawyers, are:Kent E. Cammack (Real Estate Law)Tom Chauncey II (Corporate Law)Mark L. Collins (Litigation – Real Estate; Real Estate Law)Peter Collins, Jr. (Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law, Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs)Patrick J. Farrell (Corporate Law)Susan D. Goodwin (Municipal Law)Robert D. Haws (Education Law; Employment Law – Management; Litigation – Labor and Employment)John L. Hay (Franchise Law)Richard B. Hood (Commercial Litigation)James W. Kaucher (Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants)Jennifer N. MacLennan (Education Law)Craig A. McCarthy (Insurance Law; Litigation - Insurance)Andrew J. McGuire (Land Use and Zoning Law; Real Estate Law)Christina M. Noyes (Franchise Law)Sean P. O'Brien (Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law)Gerard R. O'Meara (Litigation – Banking and Finance)Barbara U. Rodriquez-Pashkowski (Environmental Law)Frederick H. Rosenfeld (Corporate Law; Municipal Law; Public Finance Law)Susan Plimpton Segal (Employment Law – Management)Gary J. Verburg (Land Use and Zoning Law)Richard H. Whitney (Trusts and Estates)Charles W. Wirken (Appellate Practice; Franchise Law)Michael S. Woodlock (Litigation – Construction; Real Estate Law)
The firm has been recognized in both the national and metropolitan rankings by Best Lawyers in America® for the 2018 edition of “Best Law Firms.” The firm was ranked in the areas of: Appellate Practice; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Commercial Litigation; Corporate Law; Education Law; Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law; Employment Law – Management; Franchise Law; Litigation - Banking & Finance; Litigation - Labor & Employment; Litigation - Real Estate; Municipal Law; Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants; Public Finance Law; Real Estate Law; and Trusts & Estates Law.