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McNees Ranked in U.S. News — Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” 2023 Edition

November 3, 2022
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HARRISBURG, Pa. — (November 03, 2022) McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC was ranked nationally in one practice area and regionally in more than 25 practice areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® in 2023.

McNees achieved a national Tier 3 ranking in Energy Law and 26 metropolitan rankings for its practices in Maryland, Ohio and Pennsylvania.

The 2023 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” recognizes the most elite firms across the nation, identified for their professional excellence with consistently positive feedback from clients and peers. 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 assessment of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

Achieving a tiered ranking in “Best Law Firms” signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. All three tier rankings represent the highest-level feedback a firm can receive and demonstrate the best in the legal industry across the United States.

National Tier 3

  • Energy Law

Metropolitan Tier 1


  • Closely Held Companies and Family Business Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Family Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Litigation – Environmental
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Real Estate
  • Litigation – Trusts & Estates
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Public Finance Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Metropolitan Tier 2


  • Energy Law


  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar


  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Environmental Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation – Banking & Finance
  • Litigation – Municipal
  • Real Estate Law

Metropolitan Tier 3


  • Appellate Practice


  • Construction Law


McNees is a full-service law firm with more than 150 attorneys representing corporations, associations, institutions and individuals. The firm serves clients worldwide from offices in Devon, Harrisburg, Lancaster, Pittsburgh, Scranton, State College and York, Pa.; Columbus, Ohio; Frederick, Md.; and Washington, D.C. McNees is also a member of the ALFA International Global Legal Network. | Twitter | LinkedIn | Facebook