Press Release11.17.2020

U.S. News & World Report Names Pullman & Comley to 2021 “Best Law Firms” List

BRIDGEPORT, CT, November 17, 2020:  U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have included Pullman & Comley on the 2021 “Best Law Firms” list. Fifteen total Pullman & Comley practice areas received Tier 1 ranking in the Hartford and/or Stamford regions. The rankings are based on surveys of law firms as well as client and professional references detailing a high level of expertise, responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, and more. 

Pullman & Comley practice areas with a Tier 1 ranking for the Hartford region in 2021: 

  • Arbitration
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Energy Law
  • Energy Regulatory Law
  • Family Law
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment

Pullman & Comley practice areas with a Tier 1 ranking for the Stamford region in 2021: 

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Family Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Labor & Employment
  • Litigation - Securities
  • Real Estate Law

In addition to these honors, 37 Pullman & Comley attorneys were recognized in August by the Best Lawyers in America©.

About Pullman & Comley

Pullman & Comley celebrated its centennial anniversary in 2019 and is one of Connecticut’s largest firms, providing a wide range of legal services to clients in the New England region, as well as throughout the United States and internationally. Pullman & Comley’s major practice areas include business organizations and finance; government finance; health care; labor, employment law and employee benefits; litigation; property tax and valuation; real estate, land use and environmental; and trusts and estates. The firm has offices in Bridgeport, Hartford, Stamford, Waterbury, and Westport, Connecticut; White Plains, New York; and Springfield, Massachusetts. The firm is an active member of the Law Firm Alliance, an international affiliation of law firms. For more information, please visit

About The Best Lawyers in America

For more than three decades, Best Lawyers publications have earned the respect of the profession, the media, and the public, as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals anywhere. The lists of outstanding attorneys are compiled by conducting exhaustive peer review surveys in which tens of thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. If the votes for an attorney are positive enough for recognition in Best Lawyers, that attorney must maintain those votes in subsequent polls to remain in each edition. Lawyers are not permitted to pay any fee to participate in or be recognized by Best Lawyers. Best Lawyers peer-reviewed listings are now published in almost 75 countries around the world, and its presence has grown substantially in the international legal community. The 27th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© (2021) includes more than 65,000 attorneys in 147 practice areas, covering all 50 states and the District of Columbia, and inclusion in this year’s publication is based on more than 8 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers. For additional information on Best Lawyers, please visit:

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