Shumaker Receives National and Metropolitan Rankings from U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 2020

  • 11.05.2019

TOLEDO, OH – Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has been ranked nationally in four practice areas and regionally in 84 practice areas in U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 2020 “Best Law Firms.” This is the 10th consecutive year that Shumaker has been ranked.  

National Tier 2

  • Land Use & Zoning Law

National Tier 3

  • Health Care Law
  • Securities Regulation
  • Trademark Law

Metropolitan Tier 1

Charlotte, North Carolina

  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Columbus, Ohio

  • Environmental Law
  • Health Care Law

Sarasota, Florida

  • Construction Law
  • Tax Law

Tampa, Florida

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Securities Regulation
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Toledo, Ohio

  • Appellate Practice
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Family Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation - First Amendment
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Trusts & Estates
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law
  • Workers' Compensation Law - Employers

Metropolitan Tier 2

Charleston, South Carolina

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Charlotte, North Carolina

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Tax
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law

Columbus, Ohio

  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Litigation - Environmental

Sarasota, Florida

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property

Tampa, Florida

  • Litigation - First Amendment
  • Litigation - Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Trademark Law

Toledo, Ohio

  • Arbitration
  • Civil Rights Law
  • Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
  • Litigation - Banking & Finance
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants

Metropolitan Tier 3

Charleston, South Carolina

  • Health Care Law
  • Tax Law

Charlotte, North Carolina

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Patent Law
  • Trademark Law

Sarasota, Florida

  • Real Estate Law

Tampa, Florida

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Patent Law

Toledo, Ohio

  • Employment Law - Individuals
  • Insurance Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

The rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer reviews, and review of additional information provided by law firms. Law firms must have at least one lawyer who has been recognized in a practice area and metro area in the prior edition of Best Lawyers.

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Founded in 1925, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is a full-service law firm with more than 260 lawyers and seven offices in Toledo and Columbus, Ohio; Tampa and Sarasota, Florida; Charlotte, North Carolina; Charleston, South Carolina; and Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Shumaker is a premier provider of quality legal services. Whether it's commitment to clients or work in the community, involvement lies at the core of all of Shumaker’s initiatives.

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