Foley Hoag Receives 19 National Rankings and 34 Regional Rankings in 2022 Edition of "Best Law Firms"

November 4, 2021

U.S. News – Best Lawyers has recognized several Foley Hoag national and regional practice areas in the 2022 edition of the “Best Law Firms” rankings. 

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. Clients and peers were asked to evaluate firms based on the following criteria: responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, integrity and civility, as well as whether they would refer a matter to the firm and/or consider the firm a worthy competitor.

The following Foley Hoag practices are recognized in the 2022 national rankings:

Tier 1

  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Venture Capital Law 

Tier 2

  • Biotechnology Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Patent Law  

Tier 3

  • Antitrust Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Employment Law - Management
  • FDA Law
  • Litigation - Tax

In addition, Foley Hoag received 34 2022 regional rankings for Boston, New York and Washington D.C, including the following Tier 1 recognitions:

Tier 1 - Boston

  • Biotechnology Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Privacy and Data Security Law
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Tax Law 
  • Venture Capital Law  

Tier 1 - Washington, D.C.

  • Biotechnology Law 
  • FDA Law  

For a complete list of Foley Hoag’s U.S. News Best Lawyers' 2022 “Best Law Firms” rankings, click here

About Foley Hoag LLP

Foley Hoag provides innovative, strategic legal services to public, private and government clients across the globe. We have premier capabilities in the life sciences, healthcare, technology, energy, professional services and private funds fields, and in cross-border disputes. The diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experiences of our lawyers and staff contribute to the exceptional service we deliver to clients ranging from startups to multinational companies to sovereign states. For more information, visit www.foleyhoag.com or follow @FoleyHoag on Twitter.