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U.S. News “Best Law Firms” Ranks Tonkon Torp Nationally in Five Practice Areas

November 1, 2013
Although located in a mid-sized market for legal services, Tonkon Torp is consistently ranked among the country’s best law firms in a number of practice areas. According to the newly-released U.S. News & World Report Best Lawyers 2013-2014 edition of the “Best Law Firms,” Tonkon Torp earns national ranking for five practice areas.
The 86-lawyer firm was named among the nation’s best for Corporate Law, Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy), Securities/Capital Markets Law and Tax Law. 
In the metropolitan Portland market, the firm’s excellence was acknowledged in 39 practice areas. 
Best Law Firms rankings are based on thousands of peer reviews, client assessments and other data. According to U.S. News, high ranking is based on a combination of excellence and breadth of expertise. 
“Our goal has always been to provide clients with excellent, high value business counsel, transaction and litigation services, whether they are companies headquartered in the Pacific Northwest or seeking to do business here,” said Michael Morgan, managing partner. “We are gratified that clients and other lawyers recognize our commitment to this market and our profession.”      
Portland Tier 1 Rankings
Banking and Finance Law
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency & Reorganization Law
Commercial Litigation
Corporate Compliance Law
Corporate Governance Law
Corporate Law
Employment Law - Management
Government Relations Practice
Immigration Law
Labor Law – Management
Land Use & Zoning Law
Litigation – Banking & Finance
Litigation – Bankruptcy
Litigation -- Environmental
Litigation – Intellectual Property
Litigation – Labor & Employment
Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
Litigation – Securities
Mergers & Acquisitions Law
Real Estate Law
Securities/Capital Markets Law
Securities Regulation
Tax Law
Trusts & Estates Law
Water Law
Portland Tier 2 Rankings
Administrative/Regulatory Law
Appellate Practice
Copyright Law
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Energy Law
Environmental Law
Financial Services Regulation Law
Litigation – Construction
Litigation – First Amendment
Litigation – Real Estate
Non-Profit/Charities Law
Trademark Law
Portland Tier 3 Ranking