Eastman & Smith on 2023 Best Law Firms List


In conjunction with Best Lawyers in America®, U.S. News and World Report has published a compilation of the top law firms in the country in different practice areas. Eastman & Smith was named as a "tier one" law firm in several practice areas including:



The Firm also was named as a "tier two" firm in Toledo for the practice areas of Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships); Employment Law – Individuals; Environmental Law; Labor Law – Management; and Product Liability Litigation – Defendants.  In Columbus, the practice areas are Commercial Litigation; Litigation – Construction; Litigation – Intellectual Property and Litigation – Trusts & Estates.

Eastman & Smith was ranked a "tier three" law firm in Columbus, Ohio, for Employment Law – Management; Environmental Law and Litigation – Labor & Employment.  In Toledo,  the tier three practice areas are Employment Law – Management and Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants.

Around 200 Columbus firms and 50 Toledo firms appear on Best Law Firms.  The number of the Firm's practice areas that were recognized by US News and World Report, validates our clients' and the public's perception that Eastman & Smith is a premier law firm.

This is the twelfth year for the Best Law Firms list and the twelfth year Eastman & Smith has appeared on it. To be considered for inclusion, law firms must have at least one attorney who appears in Best Lawyers in America®. Earlier it was announced that 21 Eastman & Smith attorneys appear in the latest edition. For more information on these attorneys, please read the story posted on our web site.