MINNEAPOLIS, MN — November 1, 2016. Winthrop & Weinstine is pleased to announce that it has been ranked in 26 practice areas in the list of “Best Law Firms,” which is published by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers® and distributed worldwide.

In addition to being ranked in Minneapolis, Winthrop & Weinstine was ranked nationally in the areas of Banking and Finance Law, Commercial Litigation, Land Use & Zoning Law and Trademark Law. Firms included in the 2017 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for their professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal experience. Winthrop & Weinstine was ranked in the following practice areas:

Administrative/Regulatory Law
Appellate Practice
Banking and Finance Law
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Commercial Litigation
Construction Law
Copyright Law
Corporate Law
Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Energy Law
Government Relations Practice
Insurance Law
Land Use & Zoning Law
Litigation – Banking & Finance
Litigation – Intellectual Property
Litigation – Patent
Litigation – Real Estate
Litigation – Trusts & Estates
Municipal Law
Real Estate Law
Securities/Capital Markets Law
Tax Law
Trademark Law

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. The 2017 “Best Law Firms” rankings can be seen in their entirety by visiting http://bestlawfirms.usnews.com.