Jackson Walker Named One of Three Firms Headquartered in Texas to Earn Over 25 National and 100 Regional “Best Law Firms” Rankings

November 6, 2020 | Spotlight



Jackson Walker proudly announces the Firm’s inclusion in the 2021 edition of the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list. Notably, Jackson Walker is one of only three firms headquartered in Texas to have attained more than 25 national and 100 regional rankings.

“Best Law Firms” rankings are based on client feedback on several criteria, including its practice groups, responsiveness, understanding of each client’s business, cost-efficiency, civility, and whether they would refer another client to the Firm. The selection process also includes the collection of peer evaluations and a final review by leading attorneys in each field.

This year, Jackson Walker has seen notable improvements in the national rankings, with the private funds/hedge funds practice advancing to Tier 2, and the addition of the appellate practice to the national rankings roster. In addition, the Firm has seen the advancement of the appellate, corporate, energy, finance, healthcare, intellectual property litigation, labor and employment, litigation, tax, wealth planning practices in Austin, Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio, and Texarkana.

2021 Best Law Firms Rankings - Jackson Walker

For more information, visit the U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” website. The full list of Jackson Walker’s 2021 rankings are as follows:

National Tier 1
  • Litigation – First Amendment
  • Natural Resources Law
  • Oil & Gas Law
National Tier 2
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law
  • Railroad Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Sports Law
National Tier 3
  • Appellate Practice
  • Corporate Law
  • Derivatives and Futures Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Energy Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation – Banking & Finance
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Litigation – Environmental
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Litigation – Patent
  • Litigation – Securities
  • Trusts & Estates Law
  • Venture Capital Law
Metropolitan Tier 1
Austin
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Energy Regulatory Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Litigation – Environmental
  • Real Estate Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law
Dallas/Fort Worth
  • Arbitration
  • Aviation Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Energy Law
  • Environmental Law
  • First Amendment Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Leisure and Hospitality Law
  • Litigation – Antitrust
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Litigation – Environmental
  • Litigation – First Amendment
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Litigation – Land Use & Zoning
  • Litigation – Patent
  • Litigation – Securities
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Oil & Gas Law
  • Railroad Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Sports Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law
Houston
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Litigation – First Amendment
  • Natural Resources Law
  • Oil & Gas Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law
San Antonio
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Oil & Gas Law
  • Real Estate Law
Metropolitan Tier 2
Austin
  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Construction Law
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Energy Law
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Litigation – Trusts & Estates
  • Water Law
Dallas/Fort Worth
  • Antitrust Law
  • Derivatives and Futures Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Litigation – ERISA
  • Litigation – Trusts & Estates
  • Natural Resources Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Transportation Law
Houston
  • Appellate Practice
  • Arbitration
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Litigation – Banking & Finance
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law
San Antonio
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
Tyler (Texarkana)
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
Metropolitan Tier 3
Austin
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Financial Services Regulation Law
  • Litigation – First Amendment
  • Patent Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs
  • Tax Law
Dallas/Fort Worth
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Litigation – Banking & Finance
  • Litigation – Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
  • Litigation – Tax
Houston
  • Tax Law
  • Venture Capital Law
San Antonio
  • Trusts & Estates Law