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Jennings Strouss Ranked in 2020 “Best Law Firms” List

October 31, 2019

Phoenix, Arizona

Phoenix, AZ (November 1, 2019) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C., a leading Phoenix-based law firm, is pleased to announce that it has been ranked in the 2020 “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®.

The firm received a Tier 1 National Ranking for Energy Law, a Tier 2 National Ranking for Litigation – Real Estate, and Tier 3 National Rankings for Appellate Practice and Corporate Law. Jennings, Strouss & Salmon also received the following Metropolitan Rankings for forty-four practice areas in Phoenix, Tucson, and Washington, D.C.:

Metropolitan Tier 1


          Administrative / Regulatory Law
          Appellate Practice
          Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law  
         Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
          Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
          Commercial Litigation
          Corporate Compliance Law
          Corporate Law
          Employment Law - Management
          Energy Law
          Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
          Health Care Law
          International Trade and Finance Law
          Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants
          Litigation - Bankruptcy
          Litigation - Construction
          Litigation - Labor & Employment
          Litigation - Municipal
          Litigation - Real Estate
          Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
          Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants 
          Real Estate Law
          Tax Law
          Trademark Law

Washington, D.C.:

          Energy Law

Metropolitan Tier 2


          Banking and Finance Law
           Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
           Labor Law - Management
           Litigation - Banking & Finance
           Litigation - Health Care
           Mergers & Acquisitions Law
           Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants
           Public Finance Law
           Securities / Capital Markets Law
           Trusts & Estates Law

Metropolitan Tier 3


           Corporate Governance Law
           Family Law
           Family Law Mediation
           Litigation - Intellectual Property
           Patent Law                                                 


           Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

The 2020 edition of "Best Law Firms” includes rankings in seventy-five national practice areas and one hundred twenty-seven metropolitan-based practice areas. Firms included in the 2020 "Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

The U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings, for the ninth consecutive year, 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. Clients and peers were asked to evaluate firms based on the following criteria: responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, integrity and civility, as well as whether they would refer a matter to the firm and/or consider the firm a worthy competitor.

About Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, PLC

For over 75 years, Jennings Strouss has been dedicated to providing clients with strategic legal guidance to help them seize every opportunity. The firm is well-known for its rich heritage, commitment to community, and long-lasting relationships. We have a deep understanding of business and law. When you work with us, you’ll have a team of legal experts who are dedicated to your vision of success.

Through our offices in Phoenix, Peoria, and Tucson, Arizona, and Washington, D.C., we leverage resources both regionally and nationally to serve our expanding client base. Jennings Strouss is deeply rooted in each of our locations’ legal and business communities, and especially instrumental in helping shape the dynamic growth of Arizona and many of its institutions. The firm promotes a pragmatic, results-oriented approach, coupled with a healthy, well-managed, and friendly atmosphere of collaboration.

Our primary areas of practice include advertising and media law; agribusiness; automobile dealership law; bankruptcy, restructuring, and creditors’ rights; construction; corporate and securities; eminent domain and condemnation; employee benefits and pensions; energy; estate planning and probate; family law and domestic relations; finance; healthcare; insurance defense; intellectual property; labor and employment; legal ethics; litigation; medical malpractice; professional liability defense; real estate; surety and fidelity; and tax.

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