MINNEAPOLIS, MN — November 1, 2019. Winthrop & Weinstine is pleased to announce that it has been ranked in 22 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 Litigation – Banking & Finance. Firms included in the 2020 “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

Bet-the-Company Litigation

Commercial Litigation

Corporate Law

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Employment Law – Management

Energy Law

Government Relations Practice

Insurance Law

Land Use & Zoning Law

Litigation – Banking & Finance

Litigation – Real Estate

Litigation – Trusts & Estates


Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Municipal Law

Real Estate Law

Securities / Capital Markets Law

Tax 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 2020 “Best Law Firms” rankings can be seen in their entirety by visiting http://bestlawfirms.usnews.com.