U.S. News/Best Lawyers Give FWRV Top Ranking

November 1, 2011

Survey of legal professionals and their clients place FWRV in highest tier for "Entertainment Law - Motion Pictures & Television."

U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have placed Franklin, Weinrib, Rudell & Vassallo in the highest tier in the category of “Entertainment Law – Motion Pictures & Television,” both in its national ranking and in its ranking of New York City firms.

The rankings reportedly are based on “client feedback” as well as 3.9 million evaluations of over 41,000 individual leading lawyers collected by Best Lawyers in its most recent annual survey.  According to U.S. News, a firm’s expertise, responsiveness, cost-effectiveness, civility, and whether it deserved to be recommended for work, were among the topics of evaluation.  

Quoting from U.S. News, ”The 2011-2012 ‘Best Law Firms’ rankings…show that even in hard times, some firms manage to excel.”