Polsinelli attorneys are recognized for their legal performance in areas ranging from mergers and acquisitions to complex employment litigation and real estate. Our attorneys have been privileged to work with organizations both large and small — providing tailored business-oriented legal advice. Efficient, timely and thorough completion of these matters has allowed the firm to grow and maintain client relationships rich in mutual trust and understanding.
 
Polsinelli is a frequent recipient of national recognition, including:
  • American College of Trial Lawyers: Five attorneys admitted as Fellows. Membership in the college is limited to one percent of the total lawyer population of any state or province.
  • BTI Legal Research: A legal industry client research and law firm benchmarking firm, BTI ranked Polsinelli in three reports demonstrating the firm's commitment to innovation and to our clients' business objectives. All rankings represent Polsinelli's performance among 650 law firms nationwide.
    • 2019 BTI Legal Innovation and Technology Outlook: Ranked 22nd out of 52 elite law firms recognized as “the absolute best innovators.” (September 2018)
    • 2019 BTI Client Service A-Team analysis: Ranked #30 for Client Service Excellence among 650 U.S. firms evaluated. (December 2018)
    • 2018 BTI Consulting Group’s Most Recommended Law Firms report: Ranked among a group of elite law firms nationwide that are most recommended by legal decision makers. (August 2018)
    • 2017 BTI Industry Power Rankings: Ranked #10 for strongest client relationships, with specific recognition in Health Care, Real Estate, High Tech, Retail Trade and Financial Services. (August 2017)
    • 2018 BTI Brand Elite: Ranked among the top 30 best known firms in the nation for the second consecutive year. (May 2018)
    • 2017 Law Firms Best at Cybersecurity: Named one of the top 30 firms in the nation that corporate counsel identify as leading the charge in cybersecurity. (April 2017)
  • BTI Litigation Outlook: A legal industry client research and law firm benchmarking firm, BTI bases its rankings upon interviews with more than 300 in-house counsel at companies with more than $1 billion in revenue.
    • 2018 BTI Litigation Outlook: “Standout” in Complex Commercial Litigation. (September 2017)
    • 2018 BTI Litigation Outlook: “Standout” in Intellectual Property Litigation. (September 2017)

  • Benchmark Litigation: A leading legal industry rankings organization that determines placement based largely on client input.
    • Reflecting the firm’s commitment to litigation excellence, 18 attorneys were ranked nationwide in 2019’s Benchmark Litigation. (October 2018)
    • Nationally ranked in the inaugural Benchmark Labor & Employment Litigation 2018 as a group. In addition, 11 attorneys in the Labor and Employment practice are currently ranked as Benchmark Litigation stars for Labor & Employment.
  • Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business®: A leading legal industry rankings organization that determines placement based largely on client feedback,
    • Nationally recognized for Health Care and Real Estate. (May 2018)
    • Polsinelli was recognized with eight practice rankings across nine states, including Band One rankings in Corporate / M&A, Real Estate, Intellectual Property, Labor & Employment and Litigation categories. (May 2018)
    • 57 Polsinelli attorneys received individual rankings, including 12 Band One rankings across the Corporate / M&A, Franchising, Food & Beverage, Intellectual Property, Labor & Employment, Litigation and Real Estate practices. Firm attorneys were recognized in six regions including Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Kansas, North Carolina and Missouri as well as four national recognitions, two of which were Band One ranked. (May 2018)
  • Human Rights Campaign (HRC):
    • Polsinelli was recognized for its diversity policies and practices involving gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender employees. The award acknowledges corporate policies and practices relating to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) workplace equality, as evaluated by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. (August 2017)
  • Law360, a legal news service, Law360 recognized Polsinelli for its commitment to women in the legal industry and for its strength in attorney head count.
    • Ranked #36 for total attorneys among the “400 Largest U.S. Law Firms.” (May 2017)
    • Ranked among 100 best U.S. law firms for women. (May 2016)
  • The American Lawyer: Am Law 100 firm. The firm is ranked #69 in the Am Law 100 annual law firm ranking. (April 2018)
  • The Legal 500:
    • Recognized for Health Care and Real Estate. (May 2018)
  • U.S. News and World Report’s "Best Law Firms" and Best Lawyers: leading legal industry rankings organization that determines placement based on an evaluation process that includes client and lawyer evaluations 
    • Nationally included on the 2019 Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News & World Report. The firm also received 11 Tier One practice rankings and 21 additional national practice rankings. (November 2018)
    • 152 attorneys across the firm were recognized as 2019 “Best Lawyers in America.” (November 2018)
    • Recognized as “Law Firm of the Year” for Health Care in 2018’s “Best Law Firms” for the second time in four years. (November 2017)
  • Women in Law Empowerment Forum (WILEF): Polsinelli received the 2017 Gold Standard Certification, which awards firms that promote women as business leaders in the legal field. WILEF evaluates the percentages of women engaged in meaningful firm-wide leadership positions. (June 2017)