Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer has been named a Tier 1 New Orleans Metropolitan “Best Law Firm” in nine practice areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® in 2016.
BHBM received Tier 1 ranking in the areas of Admiralty & Maritime Law, Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships), Closely Held Companies and Family Business Law, Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Elder Law, Non-Profit/Charities Law, Tax Law and Trusts & Estates Law. According to Best Lawyers®, “Firms included in the 2016 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.”
The 2016 rankings are based on the highest number of participating firms and highest number of client ballots on record. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top 4 percent of practicing attorneys in the US. Over 21,000 attorneys provided almost 700,000 law firm assessments, and over 8,000 clients provided more than 47,000 evaluations. Ten BHBM attorneys received this honor earlier this year, including: