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NLJ names Plunkett Cooney among nation’s largest law firms


For decades, Plunkett Cooney, one of the Midwest’s oldest law firms, has been listed among the 350 largest law firms in the United States by the National Law Journal (NLJ),National Law Journal Top 350 and this year is no exception.

Plunkett Cooney ranks 296 in the 2018 survey. In determining its list of the top law firms, The NLJ, one of the leading legal industry newspapers, surveyed hundreds of firms to identify the 350 largest in the United States during the previous calendar year. The lawyer totals were based on the average number of full-time equivalent attorneys for the period Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, 2017.

Plunkett Cooney is a leading provider of litigation and transactional services to clients in the private and public sectors. The firm represents clients in such diverse practice areas as appellate law, banking law, bankruptcy, business litigation, construction law, corporate law, environmental liability, healthcare law, insurance law, labor and employment law, marine liability, mergers and acquisitions, motor vehicle liability, medical malpractice, municipal liability, product liability, professional liability, title insurance and workers’ compensation.

Established in 1913, Plunkett Cooney employs approximately 150 attorneys in nine Michigan cities and in Columbus, Ohio; Chicago, Illinois; and Indianapolis, Indiana. The firm has also achieved the highest rating (AV) awarded by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell, a leading peer-to-peer review service to the legal industry. Plunkett Cooney was also named by Fortune magazine and LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell as one of the top law firms in the United States.

For more information about Plunkett Cooney’s inclusion among the largest 350 law firms in the United States, contact the firm’s Director of Marketing & Business Development John Cornwell at (248) 901-4008;

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