Three Faegre & Benson LLP practice areas received nationwide rankings in the 2008 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business. The firm's data security and franchising practices are new to the national listing this year, while the Native American law practice received this distinction in 2007 as well.
Faegre & Benson is the only Minnesota firm to achieve the guide's highest recognition in five legal categories: construction, corporate/M&A, labor & employment, litigation and real estate.
In Colorado, the firm ranked in the top tier for corporate/M&A, environment, intellectual property and real estate: construction. It also received high rankings in labor & employment, litigation and real estate.
A total of 52 Faegre & Benson lawyers are listed in the referral guide.
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business is an annual guide ranking attorneys and law firms based on in-depth research and interviews with clients, attorneys and corporate counsel. Chambers and Partners, publishers of Chambers USA, has developed a reputation for careful, extensive research in Europe, where it has published analyses of the legal marketplace since 1990.