Bradley & Riley PC is pleased to announce that 14 lawyers have been included in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.
Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.
Bradley & Riley PC would like to congratulate the following lawyers named to 2019 The Best Lawyers in America list:
Kelly R. Baier - Litigation - Labor and Employment, Labor Law - Management, Employment Law - Management Paul D. Burns - Construction Law, Commercial Litigation Patrick M. Courtney - Tax Law, Trusts and Estates Bradley G. Hart - Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Corporate Law Timothy J. Hill - Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Securities Todd C. Jacobs - Insurance Law, Commercial Litigation Maureen G. Kenney - Tax Law, Trusts and Estates, Litigation and Controversy - Tax Janice J. Kerkove - Trusts and Estates William T. McCartan - Corporate Law, Securities / Capital Markets Law, Securities Regulation, Litigation - Securities William J. Neppl - Real Estate Law – Also named as the 2019 "Lawyer of the Year" for Real Estate Law in the Cedar Rapids area Joseph E. Schmall - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Banking and Finance Law, Financial Services Regulation Law, Litigation – Bankruptcy Greg J. Seyfer - Real Estate Law Dean A. Spina - Public Finance Law, Economic Development Law Vernon P. Squires - Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Labor and Employment
Bradley & Riley PC has additionally been ranked in the 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" list regionally in 18 practice areas
Firms included in the 2019 "Best Law Firms" list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.
The 2019 Edition of "Best Law Firms" includes rankings in 75 national practice areas and 122 metropolitan-based practice areas. A "Law Firm of the Year" is named in 74 of the 75 nationally ranked practice areas.
Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity.
Bradley & Riley PC received the following rankings in the 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms":
Regional Tier 1 --Cedar Rapids Commercial Litigation Construction Law Corporate Law Financial Services Regulation Law Labor Law - Management Litigation - Labor & Employment Litigation - Securities Real Estate Law Securities / Capital Markets Law Tax Law
Regional Tier 2 --Cedar Rapids Banking and Finance Law Employment Law - Management Litigation --Bankruptcy Mergers & Acquisitions Law Trusts & Estates Law
Regional Tier 3 --Cedar Rapids Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law --Chicago Commercial Litigation Insurance Law