Murphy & McGonigle Earns National Tier One Rankings in 2019 “Best Law Firms” Survey

Murphy & McGonigle Earns National Tier One Rankings in 2019 “Best Law Firms” Survey

November 12, 2018 (New York, NY)

Three practices at Murphy & McGonigle, the financial services and regulatory law firm, have been recognized as National Tier One in the 2019 edition of the U.S. News & World Reports and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms.” This marks the seventh consecutive year that Murphy & McGonigle has earned National Tier One status in the “Best Law Firms” survey.

The Murphy & McGonigle practices selected as National Tier One are: Litigation – Securities; Securities Regulation; and Corporate Law. The firm also received national recognition in Commercial Litigation (National Tier 2); Securities / Capital Markets Law (National Tier 2); and Banking and Finance Law (National Tier 3).

In the individual market rankings, Murphy & McGonigle received honors in 13 practices across its three offices.

Since its founding in 2010, Murphy & McGonigle has focused on attracting high level talent from the financial services and regulatory sectors in order to provide senior legal counsel to clients in the evolving financial services marketplace. There are 12 former SEC lawyers at Murphy & McGonigle, 7 alumni of the U.S. Department of Justice, four lawyers who previously served at the CFTC, and several served in senior executive positions in major financial institutions on Wall Street.

“We are honored to be recognized again as a National Tier One law firm in three practice areas that are so critical to the success of our clients,” said Thomas J. McGonigle, Co-founder and Executive Committee member at Murphy & McGonigle.
 
In regional market rankings, U.S. News – “Best Law Firms” named four practice areas in New York, six in Washington, D.C., and three in Richmond, VA.

Firms included in the 2019 edition of “Best Law Firms” are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers, according to Best Lawyers.

The full list of Murphy & McGonigle practices recognized in 2019 U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” follows:

2019 U.S. News – Best Law Firms / Murphy & McGonigle

National Tier 1

Corporate Law
Litigation – Securities
Securities Regulation

National Tier 2

Commercial Litigation
Securities / Capital Markets Law

National Tier 3

Banking and Finance Law

Metropolitan Tier 1

New York City

Litigation – Securities
Securities Regulation

Washington, D.C.

Corporate Compliance Law
Corporate Governance Law
Litigation – Securities
Securities Regulation

Richmond, VA

Corporate Law
Securities Regulation

Metropolitan Tier 2

New York City

Securities / Capital Markets Law

Washington, D.C.

Commercial Litigation

Richmond, VA

Administrative / Regulatory Law

Metropolitan Tier 3

New York City

Banking and Finance Law

Washington, D.C.

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