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Plunkett Cooney named among 2024 ‘Best Law Firms’ in America


Plunkett Cooney, one of the Midwest’s oldest and most accomplished law firms, recently received national recognition by Best Lawyers® as one of the 2024 “Best Law Firms.”

“The tremendous work ethic and expertise of Plunkett Cooney’s attorneys and staff is why the firm is among the Best Law Firms in the nation,” said the firm’s President & CEO Thomas P. Vincent.“ This award validates all the great results they achieve on behalf of their clients, and I am honored that Plunkett Cooney has been named among the best of the best.”

Firms are scored using a tiered system that combines quantitative and qualitative data, including feedback from clients, firms, lawyers and industry leaders. The 2024 Best Law Firms national rankings cover 75 practice areas and 127 practice areas are covered on the metropolitan lists. Plunkett Cooney was recognized in the following 17 first- and second-tier categories in Michigan and Ohio:

  • Appellate Practice
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Health Care Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Litigation – Municipal
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Mortgage Banking Foreclosure Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law

The 2024 edition of Best Lawyers recognizes the “Best Law Firms” on a national and regionally based scale with rankings provided for practice and metropolitan areas. Firms that received a tier designation reflect the highest level of respect a firm can earn among other leading lawyers and clients from the same communities and practice areas.

Established in 1913, Plunkett Cooney is a leading provider of business and litigation services to clients in the private and public sectors. The firm employs approximately 140 attorneys in seven Michigan cities, Chicago, Illinois, Indianapolis, Indiana and Columbus, Ohio. Plunkett Cooney also recently received Mansfield Rule Certification for midsize law firms, which recognizes leaders in diversity, equity and inclusion within the legal industry.

For more information about Plunkett Cooney’s recognition among the 2024 “Best Law Firms,” contact the firm’s Director of Marketing and Business Development John Cornwell at (248) 901-4008;

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