Wilentz Named to the 2023 “Best Law Firms” List by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers

Wilentz Recognized in a Variety of Personal and Business Services Categories


Wilentz Named to the 2023 “Best Law Firms” List by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers

Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer has been named to the 2023 “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers. Wilentz has been recognized in 43 practice categories nationally, and/or in New Jersey and New York in the new edition.

For more than a decade, the guide has ranked Wilentz nationally as well as in New Jersey as a Tier 1 firm in Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs category. The firm also received Tier 1 rankings in New Jersey for Criminal Defense, White Collar Litigation, DUI/DWI Defense, Employment Law, Family Law, Personal Injury, and Product Liability.

In business services, U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers rank Wilentz nationally and in New Jersey in: Banking and Finance Law, Land Use & Zoning Law, and Real Estate Law. In New Jersey, the guide also recognizes Wilentz in Business and Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Health Law, Appellate Practice, Real Estate and Public Finance.

Wilentz also received recognition in the following practice areas in the 2023 Best Law Firms guide:

  • Administrative Law & Government Agencies
  • Appellate Practice
  • Asbestos, Lung Cancer and Mesothelioma
  • Banking & Financial Services
  • Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights
  • Business and Commercial Litigation
  • Class Action
  • Construction Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Defense & White Collar Litigation
  • DUI/DWI Defense
  • Medical Drug & Device Injury
  • Employment Law
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities
  • Energy Law
  • Environmental
  • Family Law
  • Health Law
  • IP&Technology
  • Land Use
  • Personal Injury Law
  • Professional Liability & Responsibility Litigation
  • Public Finance
  • Real Estate
  • Redevelopment
  • White-Collar Crime & Investigations

The “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on results of an evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. All of the quantitative and qualitative data is combined into an overall “Best Law Firms” score for each firm. This data is then compared to other firms within the same metropolitan area and at the national level.

Best Law Firms is published by Best Lawyers in partnership with U.S. News & World Report.  A description of the selection process can be found in the link below. The aforementioned organization is a private peer review organization, not a court-specific public certification vehicle. No aspect of this advertisement has been submitted to or approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Description of Selection Process

U.S. News - Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” 2023 Edition