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SOM&S Receives Tier Rankings in Five Practice Areas in the 2023 Edition of “Best Law Firms”


NOVEMBER 2022

The 2023 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” has awarded Schertler Onorato Mead & Sears Tier 1 metropolitan rankings in Washington, D.C. in the areas of white-collar criminal defense, general criminal defense, bet-the-company litigation, and commercial litigation, as well as a Tier 3 metropolitan ranking in securities litigation. The firm’s white-collar criminal defense practice also received a Tier 2 national ranking. The “Best Law Firms” list is a joint undertaking of U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must first have a lawyer recognized in the most recent edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, an honor presented to only 5% of lawyers practicing in the United States. Six SOM&S attorneys were recognized in the 2023 Best Lawyers in America publication. As the U.S. News/Best Law Firms press release states: “All three tier rankings represent the highest-level feedback a firm can receive and demonstrate the best in the legal industry across the United States.” The Best Law Firms profile for SOM&S is available here: Schertler Onorato Mead & Sears, LLP – United States Firm | Best Lawyers.

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