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Smith Duggan Again Receives First Tier Ranking by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®

U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers recently released their “Best Law Firms” selections for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Smith Duggan Buell & Rufo LLP was again named a Tier 1 law firm in Metropolitan Boston for Product Liability – Defendants.

Smith Duggan Buell & Rufo LLP also received tiered recognition in Metropolitan Boston for five additional practice areas comprising of Commercial Litigation, Family Law, Insurance Law, Litigation – Insurance, and Real Estate Law.

The first-tier designation in Product Liability – Defendants is due to Christopher A. Duggan's exceptionally high standing in the current edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Firms included in the 2022 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" are recognized for professional excellence. Achieving a tiered ranking in U.S. News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" signals a unique combination of quality law practice, breadth of legal expertise, and a high level of respect from peers and clients.

U.S. News & World Report has decades of experience evaluating key institutions in society — from colleges to hospitals. Best Lawyers rankings are published in leading local, regional, and national publications across the globe. The 2022 ratings are based on the highest attorney and law firm participation on record.