Ball Janik LLP ranked in the 2019 “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News® – Best Lawyers®2019-05-29T22:55:11+00:00
11.01.2018 // NEWS
Ball Janik LLP ranked in the 2019 “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News® – Best Lawyers®

Ball Janik LLP has been ranked in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers 2019 “Best Law Firms” list. According to U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, firms “included in the 2019 ‘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 their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity.

Ball Janik LLP ranked nationally as follows:

National Tier 2

Land Use & Zoning Law

National Tier 3

Litigation – Real Estate

Ball Janik LLP ranked in the Portland Metropolitan area as follows:

Metropolitan Tier 1 (Portland, Oregon)

Construction Law
Land Use & Zoning Law
Litigation – Construction
Litigation – Land Use & Zoning
Litigation – Real Estate

Metropolitan Tier 2 (Portland, Oregon)

Commercial Litigation
Litigation – Securities
Real Estate Law

Earlier this year, twelve Ball Janik LLP attorneys were selected for inclusion in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, its highly respected peer–review publication.

About “Best Law Firms”

The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer listed in the 2018 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America list for that particular location and specialty.

About U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report is a digital news and information company that empowers people to make better, more informed decisions about important issues affecting their lives. Focusing on Education, Health, Personal Finance, Travel, Cars and News & Opinion, USNews.com provides consumer advice, rankings, news and analysis to serve people making complex decisions throughout all stages of life. More than 37 million people visit USNews.com each month for research and guidance. Founded in 1933, U.S. News is headquartered in Washington, D.C.

About Best Lawyers

Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected attorney ranking service in the world. For more than 30 years, Best Lawyers has assisted those in need of legal services to identify the attorneys best qualified to represent them in distant jurisdictions or unfamiliar specialties. Best Lawyers lists are published in leading local, regional and national publications across the globe. The Best Lawyers in America list recognizes the very best lawyers in each practice area and metropolitan region in the country.

ABOUT BALL JANIK LLP

Ball Janik LLP was founded in 1982 with six lawyers and a four-person support staff in Portland, Oregon. Since our firm’s inception, we have expanded our capabilities, our professionals, and geographic footprint. What started as a firm focused in real property and land use (known then as Ball Janik & Novack), has grown to include the insights of a team of 30-plus attorneys, with a combined six centuries of experience, and capabilities including Real Estate and Land Use, Construction Defect, Commercial Litigation, Insurance Recovery, Construction and Design, Employment, Finance and Corporate, Public Agencies and Schools, and Community Associations. With offices in Florida and Oregon, our regional growth has earned us a national reputation for upholding the rights of our clients.

Ball Janik LLP has been recognized by Chambers USA, U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®, The Best Lawyers in America©, and Corporate International. Ball Janik LLP’s success and integrity have repeatedly made it one of “Oregon’s Most Admired Professional Firms,” according to the Portland Business Journal’s survey results of CEOs throughout the region.