U.S. News again ranks Berman & Simmons as a Tier 1 law firm

LEWISTON, PORTLAND, and BANGOR, Maine, Nov. 5, 2015 – Berman & Simmons has been selected as a Tier 1 law firm for its core practice areas, in rankings announced this week by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®.

The annual Best Law Firms directory includes rankings based on client and lawyer evaluations, peer reviews, and other criteria for more than 12,000 law firms nationwide.

In central Maine, Berman & Simmons received Tier 1 rankings in commercial litigation, medical malpractice law for plaintiffs, and personal injury litigation for plaintiffs. Tier 1 is the highest designation in the Best Law Firms system. Berman & Simmons has been featured in the directory since the rankings began in 2010.

Founded in 1914, Berman & Simmons is the leading personal injury and medical malpractice law firm in Maine. Its lawyers have achieved many of the largest jury verdicts and settlements in the history of Maine courts.