Fraser Trebilcock has received a First Tier ranking in Lansing in nine practice areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" in 2021. Those practice areas are: Administrative/Regulatory Law, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Labor - Management, Litigation – Insurance, Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy), Real Estate Law, and Utilities Law.
In addition to the First Tier ranking in nine legal practice areas, Fraser Trebilcock has been named a Tier Two firm in Lansing in six practice areas, and has also been named a Tier Three firm in Lansing in six practice areas. The Tier Two areas are: Arbitration, Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law, DUI/DWI Defense, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, Employment Law - Management, and Litigation – Labor & Employment. The Tier Three areas are: Appellate Practice, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Environmental Law, Litigation – Construction, Mediation, and Trusts & Estates Law.
Firms included in the 2021 "Best Law Firms" list are 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 2021 rankings are based on the highest number of participating firms and the highest number of client ballots on record. Receiving a tier designation reflects the highest level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and in the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity.