Highlighting our expertise in multiple practice areas, U.S. News and World Reports has included Semmes in their “Best Law Firms – 2021” edition.

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.

Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

On the National level, Semmes received a Tier Three ranking for:

  • Admiralty & Maritime Law

Tier One rankings, the highest-ranking level for the Baltimore Metropolitan area are in the following areas:

  • Admiralty & Maritime Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation – Construction

Tier Two rankings for the Baltimore Metropolitan area include:

  • Corporate Law
  • Mediation
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities/Capital Markets Law
  • Workers’ Compensation Law – Employers

Tier Three rankings for the Baltimore Metropolitan area include:

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Corporate Governance Law