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McLane Middleton Ranked in 2020 “Best Law Firms”

Tuesday, November 5, 2019  
Posted by: Susan Barber

McLane Middleton, Professional Association is pleased to announce it has been ranked in the 2020 U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" list nationally in our Trusts & Estates practice area and regionally in 46 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 tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.


Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for its abilities, its professionalism, and its integrity.


McLane Middleton received the following rankings:


National Tier 2

  • Trusts & Estates Law

Metropolitan Tier 1

  • Boston
    • Litigation – Trusts & Estates
    • Trusts & Estates Law
  • Concord
    • Administrative/Regulatory Law
    • Energy Law
    • Energy Regulatory Law
    • Environmental Law
    • Government Relations Practice
  • Manchester
    • Appellate Practice
    • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
    • Bet-the-Company Litigation
    • Commercial Litigation
    • Copyright Law
    • Corporate Law
    • Education Law
    • Employment Law – Management
    • Environmental Law
    • First Amendment Law
    • Government Relations Practice
    • Labor Law – Management
    • Litigation – Labor & Employment
    • Litigation – Trusts & Estates
    • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
    • Non-Profit/Charities Law
    • Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs
    • Real Estate Law
    • Securities/Capital Markets Law
    • Tax Law
    • Trademark Law
    • Trusts & Estates Law

Metropolitan Tier 2

  • Concord
    • Real Estate Law
    • Trusts & Estates Law
  • Manchester
    • Banking and Finance Law
    • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
    • Family Law
    • Family Law Mediation
    • Financial Services Regulation Law
    • Immigration Law
    • Litigation – Banking & Finance
    • Litigation – Intellectual Property
    • Litigation – Tax
    • Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs
    • Patent Law

Metropolitan Tier 3

  • Boston
    • Real Estate Law
  • Manchester
    • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
    • Litigation – Construction
    • Litigation – Land Use & Zoning


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About McLane Middleton, Professional Association

Founded in 1919, McLane Middleton, Professional Association has been committed to serving their clients, community and colleagues for over 100 years.  They are one of New England’s premier full-service law firms with offices in Manchester, Concord and Portsmouth, New Hampshire, and Woburn and Boston, Massachusetts.  Driven by the firm’s depth of sophisticated legal expertise and an unwavering commitment to client service.  McLane Middleton has built collaborative and lasting relationships with a broad spectrum of domestic and international clients.  McLane Middleton holds the respected honor of being listed as one of America’s leading law firms in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Business Lawyers.  In addition, The Best Lawyers in America publication recently endorsed 43 of our attorneys; nearly all of whom have been listed multiple times.  Our firm and select attorneys also carry the highest legal ability rating in Martindale-Hubbell, with 38 being included in the most recent edition of Super Lawyers.