Steptoe Named Law Firm of the Year in Railroad Law

November 1, 2013

Steptoe has been named Law Firm of the Year in Railroad Law in the 2014 edition of US News –Best Lawyers’  “Best Law Firms.”  The firm’s railroad practice is the only one in the country to receive the designation.  In addition, the firm has received national tier 1 rankings in eight practices.  The tier 1 rankings were determined through a combination of impressive feedback from clients and peers.

Steptoe received national tier 1 rankings in the following practices:

• Energy Law
• Insurance Law
• Litigation – ERISA
• Litigation – Tax
• Natural Resources Law
• Tax Law
• Transportation Law

Steptoe received metropolitan tier 1 rankings in the following practices:

Chicago
• Litigation – Patent
• Patent Law

 Phoenix
• Appellate Practice
• Corporate Law
• Employment Law – Management
• Insurance Law
• Labor Law – Management
• Litigation – First Amendment
• Litigation – Intellectual Property
• Litigation – Labor & Employment
• Litigation – Tax
• Tax Law

Washington, DC
• Arbitration
• Commercial Litigation
• Criminal Defense: White-Collar
• Employee Benefits (ERISA)  Law
• Energy Law
• Insurance Law
• International Trade & Finance Law
• Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants
• Litigation – ERISA
• Litigation – Tax
• Mediation
• Natural Resources
• Oil & Gas Law
• Railroad Law
• Tax Law
• Transportation Law

The rankings were published November 1 in US News.