GREENVILLE, S.C. – U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers have released the 2013 “Best Law Firms” rankings and Wyche once again received stellar rankings across a broad range of practice areas. These rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.
The “Best Law Firm” rankings use a tiering system and the first tier in each metropolitan area includes those firms that scored within a certain percentage of the highest-scoring firms. Wyche was ranked in Tier 1 for all of the practice areas listed below.
- Commercial Litigation
- Corporate Governance Law
- Corporate Law
- Employment Law – Management
- Labor Law – Management
- Litigation – Eminent Domain & Condemnation
- Litigation – Intellectual Property
- Litigation – Real Estate
- Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs
- Real Estate Law
- Securities / Capital Markets Law
“The ‘Best Law Firms’ rankings are now in their third year, and the reaction to the rankings from the legal profession and from legal clients continues to be very gratifying,” says Steven Naifeh, president of Best Lawyers. “Because we combine hard data with peer reviews and client assessments, more and more clients inform us that ours are the most thorough, accurate, and helpful rankings of law firms ever developed.”
The mission of “Best Law Firms” is to help guide referring lawyers and clients — from the country’s largest companies requiring corporate legal advice to individuals seeking counsel regarding personal legal issues.
Wyche is a full-service law firm which has practiced law and served the community for more than 90 years. In that time, Wyche has participated in landmark litigation, served as counsel on cutting-edge transactions, and provided community leadership that has helped shape and drive our region’s growth and success. With offices in Greenville and Columbia, Wyche is the South Carolina member of Lex Mundi, the world’s leading association of independent law firms.