19 Practices Honored and Six Earn National Rankings in Best Law Firms 2020 Survey

November 01, 2019 (New York, NY)

Financial services law firm Murphy & McGonigle has earned 19 National and Metropolitan rankings across 10 practice areas in the newly announced U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” survey.

The Firm was honored with six National rankings, including National Tier One once again for Litigation – Securities and Securities Regulation. Other practices earning National rankings were Commercial Litigation (Tier 2); Corporate (Tier 2); Securities & Capital Markets Law (Tier 2); and Banking and Finance Law (Tier 3).

Among the 13 Metropolitan rankings secured, seven were Tier One – Litigation – Securities (New York, NY); Securities Regulation (New York, NY); Securities Regulation (Richmond, VA); Corporate Compliance Law (Washington, DC); Corporate Governance Law (Washington, DC); Litigation - Securities (Washington, DC); and Securities Regulation (Washington, DC).

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. 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. 

According to U.S. News – Best Lawyers, firms that received a tier designation reflect the highest level of respect a firm can earn among other leading lawyers and clients from the same communities and practice areas.

The All-Tier results for the Best Law Firms 2020 for Murphy & McGonigle follow:

Murphy & McGonigle

National Tier 1

  • Litigation - Securities
  • Securities Regulation

National Tier 2

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law

National Tier 3

  • Banking and Finance Law

Metropolitan Tier 1

New York City

  • Litigation - Securities
  • Securities Regulation

Richmond

  • Securities Regulation

Washington, D.C.

  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Litigation - Securities
  • Securities Regulation

Metropolitan Tier 2

New York City

  • Securities / Capital Markets Law

Richmond

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Corporate Law

Washington, D.C.

  • Commercial Litigation

Metropolitan Tier 3

New York City

  • Banking and Finance Law

Washington, D.C.

  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar