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McNees Ranked Among “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers

November 1, 2019
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HARRISBURG, Pa. – (November 1, 2019) McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC was ranked nationally in one practice area and regionally in more than 30 practice areas in the 2020 U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers’ “Best Law Firms” rankings.

McNees achieved a national Tier 2 ranking in Energy Law and 31 metropolitan rankings for its practices in Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C.

The “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.

National Tier 2

  • Energy Law


Metropolitan Tier 1


  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Energy Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Family Law
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Trusts & Estates
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law


Metropolitan Tier 2


  • Appellate Practice
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Construction Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation – Banking & Finance
  • Litigation – Environmental
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Securities Regulation
  • Trademark Law

Washington, D.C.

  • Energy Law


McNees is a full-service law firm based in central Pennsylvania with more than 130 attorneys representing corporations, associations, institutions and individuals. The firm serves clients worldwide from offices in Harrisburg, Lancaster, York, State College and Scranton, PA; Columbus, OH; Frederick, MD; and Washington, D.C. McNees is also a member of the ALFA International Global Legal Network. | @McNeeslaw | LinkedIn