Press Releases Nov 02, 2018

BB&K Proud to be Among the Best

U.S. News-Best Lawyers 2019 Rankings Released

For Immediate Release: Nov. 2, 2018
Media Contact: Denise Nix • (213) 787-2552 •
RIVERSIDE, Calif. —  U.S. News-Best Lawyers in America® has again given Best Best & Krieger LLP “Metropolitan Tier 1” rankings in several key practice areas in its 2019 Best Law Firms rankings. U.S. News-Best Lawyers recognizes law practices whose clients and peers persistently give high rankings for professional excellence.
The BB&K Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings for 2019 are:

  • Los Angeles: Water Law
  • Oakland (Walnut Creek): Litigation – Environmental
  • Orange County (Irvine): Municipal Law
  • Sacramento: Appellate Practice, Land Use & Zoning Law, Litigation – Municipal, Municipal Law
  • San Diego: Land Use & Zoning Law

BB&K received national rankings for Land Use & Zoning Law and Litigation – Environmental. Additional Metropolitan rankings included Litigation – Environmental for Los Angeles; Natural Resources Law for Oakland (Walnut Creek); Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law for Sacramento and Employment Law-Management, Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law, Commercial Litigation and Corporate Law for San Diego.
“U.S. News has more than 30 years of experience evaluating complex institutions and their service to consumers,” said Tim Smart, executive editor at U.S. News. “Law firms perform a vital role in American life, and ranking them is a key extension of our overall mission to help individuals and companies alike make important decisions.”
“For the 2019 ‘Best Law Firms’ publication, the evaluation process has remained just as rigorous and discerning as it did when we first started almost 10 years ago,” said Phil Greer, CEO of Best Lawyers. “This year we reviewed 14,643 law firms throughout the United States – across 75 national practice areas – and a total of 2,118 firms received a national law firm ranking. We are proud that the ‘Best Law Firms’ rankings continue to act as an indicator of excellence throughout the legal industry.”
To be considered for a ranking, a firm must have at least one attorney recognized by Best Lawyers for the practice area and region. See BB&K’s listing of Best Lawyers for 2019 by clicking here.
Learn more about U.S. News-Best Lawyers by clicking here.


Best Best & Krieger LLP is a national law firm that focuses on environmental, business, education, municipal and labor & employment law for public agency and private clients. With more than 200 attorneys, the law firm has 10 offices nationwide, including Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Diego and Washington, D.C. For more information, visit or follow @BBKlaw on Twitter or @BestBestKrieger on Facebook.

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