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Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi Recognized in 2016 Best Law Firm Rankings

November 2, 2015

Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC is pleased to announce that the firm has earned top honors nationally and in numerous practice areas at the state level in the “2016 Best Law Firms” rankings published by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers.

Nationally, the firm was honored with a Tier 3 ranking in Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy).

In New Jersey, the firm was honored with Tier 1 rankings in the following practice areas: Administrative/Regulatory Law; Banking and Finance Law, Commercial Litigation; Construction Law; Corporate Law; Environmental Law; Health Care Law; Litigation – Banking and Finance; Litigation – Bankruptcy; Litigation – Construction; Litigation – Environmental; Litigation – Real Estate; Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy); Litigation – Trusts and Estates; Mergers & Acquisitions Law and Real Estate Law. The firm was honored with Tier 2 rankings in the following practice areas: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Tax Law and Trusts and Estates Law. The firm was also honored with a Tier 3 ranking in Labor Law – Management; Litigation – Intellectual Property; Litigation – Labor & Employment and Litigation – Securities.

These rankings feature law firms “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 rankings showcase more than 12,000 law firms listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Firms were ranked in 74 national practice areas and in 122 metropolitan practice areas.

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.

About “Best Law Firms”

The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” 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. To be eligible for a ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer listed in the 20th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© list for that particular location and specialty.

About the U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report is a multimedia publisher of news, consumer advice, rankings and analysis. Focusing on Education, Health, Personal Finance, Travel, Cars and News & Opinion, has earned a reputation as the leading provider of consumer advice and analysis that helps its readers make informed life decisions. U.S. News & World Report’s signature franchise includes its "Best" series of consumer advice guides and publications that include rankings of colleges, hospitals, mutual funds, cars and more.

About  Best Lawyers

Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected attorney ranking service in the world. For more than 30 years, Best Lawyers has assisted those in need of legal services to identify the attorneys best qualified to represent them in distant jurisdictions or unfamiliar specialties. Best Lawyers lists are published in leading local, regional and national publications across the globe. The Best Lawyers in America list recognizes the very best lawyers in each practice area and metropolitan region in the country.