Strauss Troy has been named to the 2016 “Best Law Firms” in America rankings by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers. Recognized in a total of nine practice areas in the Greater Cincinnati metropolitan area, Best Lawyers® cited Strauss Troy for its “professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers and for their abilities, professionalism and integrity.”
“Our attorneys continue to represent the highest standards of excellence and client service in their practice of law and we are proud to have been selected for this prestigious recognition,” said Marshall K. Dosker, Strauss Troy president.
Additionally, nationally-known Real Estate Attorney Martin C. Butler was named Lawyer-of-the-Year® by Best Lawyers® for 2016. Marty is one of the Midwest’s most experienced and respected commercial real estate attorneys. He is well-known for major development projects, including site selection and acquisition, zoning, construction, leasing, sale, and public and private financing.
Strauss Troy earned five Metropolitan–Cincinnati Tier 1 Rankings in the following practice areas: Commercial Litigation; Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions–Plaintiffs; Project Finance Law, Real Estate Law and Tax Law. In addition, the firm earned Metropolitan–Cincinnati Rankings in the areas of Banking and Finance Law; Litigation-Intellectual Property; Litigation-Real Estate practice and for its Appellate Practice.
The highest honor, a Tier 1 ranking, is based on a firm’s overall evaluation, which is derived from a combination of its clients’ impressive feedback, the high regard that lawyers in other firms in the same practice area have for the firm, and the information that the firm provided to Best Lawyers via a survey.
The U.S. News & World Report and 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. The 2016 rankings are based on the highest number of participating firms and highest number of client ballots on record. Over 17,000 attorneys provided almost 600,000 law firm assessments. Awards were given in 74 national practice areas and 120 metropolitan practice areas.
Strauss Troy’s Practice Groups include: Corporate | Business, Criminal | White Collar Defense, Domestic Relations | Family Law, Labor | Employment, Litigation, Local Government, Real Estate | Finance, Tax Planning | Compliance and Trust | Estate Planning.