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US News and Best Lawyers Lists Parsons Behle & Latimer Among Best Law Firms
November 01, 2013

Parsons Behle & Latimer has been recognized among “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers in America. Firms included in Best Law Firms are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers.

The 2014 edition of Best Law Firms ranks the firm in the following areas:

Idaho
Tier 1
Commercial Litigation
Litigation - Labor & Employment

Tier 2
Health Care Law

Tier 3
Insurance Law

Nevada
Tier 1
Commercial Litigation
Environmental Law
Litigation - Bankruptcy
Litigation - Environmental
Natural Resources Law

Tier 2
Arbitration
Construction Law
Land Use & Zoning Law
Litigation - Mergers & Acquisitions
Mediation
Water Law

Tier 3
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Litigation - Real Estate
Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

Utah
Tier 1
Administrative / Regulatory Law
Antitrust Law
Banking and Finance Law
Commercial Litigation
Corporate Law
Employment Law - Management
Energy Law
Environmental Law
Labor Law - Management
Litigation - Banking & Finance
Litigation - Environmental
Litigation - First Amendment
Litigation - Intellectual Property
Litigation - Patent
Litigation - Securities
Mining Law
Natural Resources Law
Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
Tax Law
Trademark Law
Water Law

Tier 2
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Copyright Law
Government Relations Practice
Information Technology Law
Litigation - Bankruptcy
Litigation - Tax
Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
Patent Law
Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Real Estate Law
Trusts & Estates Law


Achieving a tiered ranking in Best Law Firms signals a combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top 4 percent of practicing attorneys in the U.S. Over 12,000 attorneys provided over 330,000 law firm assessments, and almost 7,000 clients provided close to 20,000 evaluations.