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Offit Kurman is Recognized in 2015 Best Law Firms by US News World Report

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, DC | November 3, 2014 Offit Kurman is pleasedBest-Law-Firms-2015 to announce that we have been named a Tier 1 Firm in both Business Organizations and Family Law (Baltimore and DC respectively) as part of the 2015 US News and World Report Best Lawyers Best Law Firms list for 2015. The Firms included in the 2015 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. “We are proud to have been recognized on as one of the Best Law firms in America by US News & World Report, and ranked Tier 1 in Business Organizations and Family Law,” commented Offit Kurman Managing Principal, Theodore (Ted) Offit. “We appreciate the confidence placed in us by our peers and clients, which is what inclusion on the list signifies. We have great lawyers at Offit Kurman and this achievement is directly attributable to the hard work and dedication they provide our clients every day.” Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. 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, professionalism and integrity. “For thirty years, U.S. News has provided consumers with accurate, in-depth information and rankings of a wide range of institutions,” says Tim Smart, Executive Editor of U.S. News & World Report. “Law firms are an integral part of our rankings and a natural accompaniment to the law school rankings.” Rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer reviews, and review of additional information provided by law firms. Ranked law firms are then presented in tiers and listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale.  Awards were given in 74 national practice areas and 120 metropolitan practice areas. 2014 Best Law FirmsIn total, Offit Kurman ranked in nine practice areas: Business Organizations, Family Law, Real Estate Law, Litigation–Bankruptcy, Insurance Law, Labor and Employment Litigation, Real Estate LitigationCommercial Litigation and Education Law. . Click here to view The 2015 “Best Law Firms” rankings in their entirety. To learn more about Offit Kurman, one of the largest and fastest-growing full-service law firms in the Mid-Atlantic region, please click here to contact us. With over 100 attorneys in seven offices serving Washington DC, Baltimore, Philadelphia, Wilmington and Northern Virginia, we are well positioned to meet the legal needs of dynamic businesses and the people who own and operate them. You can also connect with Offit Kurman via FacebookTwitterGoogle+YouTube, and LinkedIn.   WASHINGTON | BALTIMORE | FREDERICK | PHILADELPHIA | WILMINGTON | VIRGINIA