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Davis Brown Law Firm Recognized in "Best Law Firms" 2021 List by US News & World Report and Best Lawyers - November 5, 2020

Davis Brown was honored with recognition as a “Best Law Firm” in the Des Moines metropolitan area in the 2021 The Best Lawyers in America© list. The ranking, produced by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers lists the top law firms in the United States based on client feedback, information from the law firm and law firm leaders surveys, and the Best Lawyers peer-review.


Thirty Davis Brown practice areas were named in the recognition, honoring professional excellence and a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.


Metropolitan Tier 1 - Des Moines

  • Administrative/Regulatory Law
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law ^Increase
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Health Care Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Insurance
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Litigation - Trusts & Estates
  • Nonprofit/Charities Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Metropolitan Tier 2 - Des Moines

  • Education Law
  • Government Relations Practice - New
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Public Finance Law
  • Workers' Compensation Law - Employers ^Increase

Metropolitan Tier 3 - Des Moines

  • Construction Law