Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) November 01, 2013
News and Best Lawyers®, the leading survey of lawyers worldwide, have joined to rank more than 10,300 firms in 118 practice areas in 80 metropolitan areas and 8 states., taking into account expertise, responsiveness, cost, and civility. The law firm of Katz, Friedman, Eagle, Eisenstein, Johnson & Bareck is ranked in Tier 1 for the Chicago metropolitan area in Illinois in two categories for 2013: Labor Law – Union; and Workers' Compensation Law – Claimants.
As described on U.S News’ and Best Lawyers®’s “Best Law Firms” website, “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 law firm of Katz, Friedman, Eagle, Eisenstein, Johnson & Bareck has decades of experience prosecuting all types of work-related injuries. We represent several major labor unions in a variety of industries, and we are highly practiced in working with union workers in workers’ compensation claims. You can read more about our workers’ compensation practice here:
“For more than 50 years, the lawyers at Katz Friedman have been dedicated to protecting the rights of injured workers and representing labor unions in connection with complex labor law issues,” said attorney Phillip Bareck, a partner at Katz, Friedman, Eagle, Eisenstein, Johnson & Bareck. “It is truly an honor to be recognized as one of Chicago’s ‘Best Law Firms’ for workers’ compensation and labor/union law by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers®.”
Tim Smart, Executive Editor of U.S News & World Report, has said, “U.S. News has more than two decades of experience in providing the public with the most accurate and in-depth rankings of a wide range of institutions, including our Best Law Schools rankings. Law firms are an integral part of our rankings and a natural accompaniment to the law schools rankings.”
About the U.S. News Media Group
The U.S. News Media Group is a multi-platform digital publisher of news and analysis, which includes the monthly U.S. News & World Report magazine, the digital-only U.S. News Weekly magazine, http://www.usnews.com, and http://www.rankingsandreviews.com. Focusing on Health, Money & Business, Education, and Public Service/Opinion, the U.S. News Media Group has earned a reputation as the leading provider of service news and information that improves the quality of life of its readers. The U.S. News Media Group’s signature franchises include its News You Can Use® brand of journalism and its series of consumer guides that include rankings of colleges, graduate schools, hospitals, health plans and more.
About Best Lawyers
Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. For over thirty years, the company has helped lawyers and clients find legal counsel in distant jurisdictions or unfamiliar specialties. The 2013 edition of The Best Lawyers in America includes 41,284 lawyers covering all 50 states and the District of Columbia and is based on more than 4.3 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers. Best Lawyers also publishes peer-reviewed listings of lawyers in nearly 70 other countries, covering many of the world’s major legal markets. Best Lawyers lists are excerpted in a wide range of general interest, business and legal publications worldwide, reaching an audience of more than 17 million readers.