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U.S. News – Best Lawyers® Ranks Nelson Mullins
in its 2017 ‘Best Law Firms’

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Nov. 1, 2016)–Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP received a Tier 1 national ranking in patent law from U.S. News – Best Lawyers® in its 2017 “Best Law Firms” listings. The Firm also earned Tier 1 rankings for 62 practice areas in 10 metropolitan areas. Tier 1 rankings are the highest given by the organization. Click here to view the full rankings.

According to the organization, The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" rankings are based on an evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. Click here for a detailed description of their methodology.

Established in 1897, Nelson Mullins has more than 500 attorneys and other professionals with offices in Colorado, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and West Virginia. For more information on the Firm, go to

For additional information, contact Jan Easterling, Nelson Mullins Communications Coordinator, at 800.237.2000, ext. 9794.

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