U.S. News – Best Lawyers® Awards Kleinberg Kaplan Top Rankings in “Best Law Firms” 2022 Edition
Firm News | November 4, 2021 | Estate Planning and Administration | Commercial and Corporate Litigation | High Net Worth Individual Planning | Tax Controversy
Premier boutique law firm Kleinberg Kaplan has been recognized in U.S. News & World Report’s 2022 edition of “Best Law Firms” for providing outstanding legal counsel in three practice areas: Trusts & Estates, Commercial Litigation, and Tax.
Kleinberg Kaplan was named a Tier 1 law firm for Trusts & Estates at both the National and New York City Metropolitan levels and moved up to Metropolitan Tier 2 for Commercial Litigation in New York City. For the first time, the firm was also awarded a Metropolitan Tier 3 ranking for Tax Law in New York City.
Kleinberg Kaplan counsels high-net-worth individuals, affluent families and family offices on estate planning and wealth preservation, utilizing advanced tax planning, structuring and personal planning strategies. The firm’s litigation practice represents privately-held and public companies as well as high-net-worth individuals in a broad spectrum of corporate, business and commercial litigation. Its lawyers have particular experience in hedge fund and financial services litigation, regulatory investigations and defense, and employment law matters. The core of Kleinberg Kaplan’s tax practice is advising private investment funds, fund managers, entrepreneurs and high-net-worth individuals on federal, state, local and non-U.S. tax issues.
In addition to “Best Law Firms,” Kleinberg Kaplan has been recognized in numerous other industry outlets, including Chambers USA, The Legal 500: United States, IFLR1000, and is regularly shortlisted in HFMWeek’s U.S. Service Provider Awards. The firm is also consistently ranked as a top pure-play shareholder activist advisor, representing high-profile investor activists, according to league tables by Bloomberg and Refinitiv.
The “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a combination of client feedback, information provided on the Law Firm Survey, the Law Firm Leaders Survey and Best Lawyers® peer review.