Wilentz Named to the 2024 “Best Law Firms” List by Best Lawyers


Wilentz Named to the 2024 “Best Law Firms” List by Best Lawyers

Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, P.A. has been named to the 2024 “Best Law Firms” list by 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, Best Lawyers ranks 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 received recognition in the following practice areas in the 2024 Best Law Firms guide:

National Tier 1

  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs

National Tier 3

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Land Use and Zoning Law
  • Real Estate Law

Metropolitan Tier 1 - New Jersey

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Appellate Practice
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Civil Rights Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Defense: General Practice
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • DUI/DWI Defense
  • Employment Law - Individuals
  • Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
  • Family Law
  • Financial Services Regulation Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Land Use & Zoning
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs
  • Nonprofit / Charities Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
  • Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law

Metropolitan Tier 2

New Jersey

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Energy Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law

New York City

  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs

Metropolitan Tier 3 - New Jersey

  • Arbitration
  • Information Technology Law
  • Litigation - Environmental

The “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on the 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. 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 the Selection Process

Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” 2024 Edition