Barrasso Usdin Listed as Tier 1 Law Firm for Commercial Litigation and Securities Litigation

November 12, 2012

New Orleans litigation firm Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C. has been ranked a “Best Law Firm” in the 2013 edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”. The firm received a top tier ranking for both Commercial Litigation and Securities Litigation. In order to achieve a Tier 1 ranking, a firm must score within the highest percentage range among other law firms in their metropolitan area.

Rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process including client and lawyer evaluations, in addition to a formal submission by each law firm. Clients are asked to rank practice groups on a scale of 1 to 5 and provide feedback related to expertise, responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, civility, and whether they would refer another client to the firm. Lawyers submit peer reviews by voting on expertise, responsiveness, integrity, cost-effectiveness, whether they would refer a matter to the firm, and whether they consider the form a worthy competitor. The law firms are asked to submit information on their client profile, the significance of major legal matters they’ve undertaken, monetary and transactional values, and other data that speaks to the strengths of a law firm's practice areas.

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Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C. has offices in New Orleans and Lake Charles, Louisiana, with more than 30 attorneys. The Firm has experience litigating complex civil cases throughout the country, including all types of commercial disputes, class actions, environmental cases, intellectual property cases, insurance bad faith and coverage cases, and securities arbitrations, litigation, and regulatory matters.