Armstrong Teasdale Earns 32 First-Tier Rankings in U.S. News & World Report’s 2017 “Best Law Firms” Issue

November 2, 2016 Press Releases

Armstrong Teasdale, a law firm with offices across the U.S. and in China, has earned 32 first-tier rankings in the 2017 “Best Law Firms” issue of U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers® for work done in the St. Louis and Kansas City, Missouri metropolitan areas.

The rankings are based on an evaluation process that includes client feedback, information provided on the Law Firm Survey and the Law Firm Leaders Survey, and Best Lawyers peer review.

This is the seventh edition of the stand-alone publication, which was released on November 1, 2016. The rankings are also available online at

Armstrong Teasdale ranked in the first tier of St. Louis metropolitan firms in the following areas:

  • Appellate Practice

  • Banking and Finance Law

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

  • Commercial Litigation

  • Construction Law

  • Copyright Law

  • Corporate Law

  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

  • Employment Law - Management

  • Energy Law

  • Environmental Law

  • Insurance Law

  • Labor Law - Management

  • Land Use & Zoning Law

  • Legal Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs

  • Litigation - Bankruptcy

  • Litigation - Construction

  • Litigation - Intellectual Property

  • Litigation - Labor & Employment

  • Litigation - Patent

  • Litigation - Real Estate

  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants

  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law

  • Patent Law

  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

  • Real Estate Law

  • Workers' Compensation Law - Employers

In addition, Armstrong Teasdale also earned first-tier rankings for its Kansas City metropolitan work in Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law, Commercial Litigation, Franchise Law and Insurance Law.

The firm had additional second- and third-tier rankings for metropolitan work in 32 other practice areas in Las Vegas, St. Louis, and Kansas City and Columbia, Missouri, and also ranked nationally in 20 practice areas.