Rudman Winchell Recognized as one of the “Best Law Firms” in America

By Rudman Winchell Attorney

Rudman Winchell, Counselors at Law in Bangor, Maine is pleased to announce that seven of the firms practice areas were recently selected by their peers for inclusion on the list of The Best Law Firms in America- 2011. No law firm in eastern, central or northern Maine received more than the seven “First Tier” rankings Rudman Winchell achieved.

U.S. News and World Report and Best Lawyers, the leading survey of lawyers worldwide, have joined to rank nearly 9,000 firms in 81 practice areas in 171 metropolitan areas and 7 states.

Inclusion in this guide is based entirely on peer review. For the past twenty eight years the top lawyers in the United States have made The Best Lawyers in America one of the leading legal referral guides by candidly evaluating the work of other top lawyers in the same practice area and region of the country.

For 2011 the Rudman Winchell “First Tier” Practice areas included on the list are:

  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law –Management
  • Labor Law-Management
  • Land Use and Zoning Law
  • Medical Malpractice Law-Defendants
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Municipal Law

The national first-tier rankings will be featured in the October print issue of U.S.News & World Report, which will go on sale September 27.

Best Lawyers used more than 3.1 million confidential evaluations nationwide to decide who will receive the annual recognition. More information can be found at

US News also ranks the nation’s best colleges, hospitals, graduate schools, nursing homes and more.

Rudman Winchell has been providing generations of counsel to Maine people, businesses and communities since 1917. With 33 attorneys specializing in various fields of practice, Rudman Winchell is one of Maine’s oldest and largest law firms.

For more information please contact:    
Jeff Solari/Manager of Business Development

(207) 992-2628


These materials have been prepared by Rudman Winchell for educational purposes only. They should not be considered legal advice. The transmission of this information to you is not intended to create a lawyer-client relationship. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. You should not send any confidential or private information to Rudman Winchell until a formal attorney-client relationship has been established, in writing.