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Capes Sokol Listed in 2018 Best Law Firms Rankings

Capes Sokol is proud to announce that the firm has been listed nationally in 1 practice area and regionally in 19 practice areas in the 2018 Best Law Firms rankings by U.S. News and Best Lawyers®

The 2018 Edition of “Best Law Firms” includes rankings in 74 national practice areas and 122 metropolitan-based practice areas. Firms included in the 2018 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers.  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 U.S.

Thirteen attorneys at Capes Sokol were named to the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America in a collective twenty unique Best Lawyers practice areas. In addition, three Capes Sokol attorneys were recently recognized by Best Lawyers as the 2018 “Lawyer of the Year” in the St. Louis area.

Best Law Firm 2018

The Capes Sokol practice areas selected for inclusion in the 2018 U.S. News – Best Lawyers®  “Best Law Firms” rankings are shown below.

  • National Tier 2
    • Litigation – First Amendment
  • Metropolitan Tier 1: St. Louis
    • Business Organizations (Including Llcs And Partnerships)
    • Closely Held Companies And Family Businesses Law
    • Copyright Law
    • Corporate Law
    • Criminal Defense: General Practice
    • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
    • Entertainment Law – Music
    • Family Law
    • First Amendment Law
    • Litigation – First Amendment
    • Litigation – Tax
  • Metropolitan Tier 2: St. Louis
    • Commercial Litigation
    • Litigation – Intellectual Property
    • Media Law
    • Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs
    • Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs
    • Tax Law
  • Metropolitan Tier 3: St. Louis
    • Entertainment Law – Motion Pictures & Television
    • Trusts & Estates Law

U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”:

Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity. A tiered ranking signals a unique combination of a quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

About Capes Sokol

At Capes Sokol, we strive to find the best solutions to our client's legal problems and to turn even complex challenges into opportunities. That’s why each member of our St. Louis-based team is committed to looking at every issue from multiple angles. We bring teamwork and collaboration across disciplines. We take the time to listen and understand our clients' industries, problems and challenges. And then we apply deep legal knowledge, experience and creativity all leading to strategies and execution that just make sense.

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