Brown, Goldstein & Levy ranked in 2021 “Best Law Firms,” including tier 1 rankings in 11 practice areas in the Baltimore region

Brown, Goldstein & Levy has been ranked in the 2021 “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers in the following areas:



  • Tier 1, Appellate Practice
  • Tier 1, Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Tier 1, Civil Rights Law
  • Tier 1, Commercial Litigation
  • Tier 1, Criminal Defense: General Practice
  • Tier 1, Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Tier 1, Employment Law – Individuals
  • Tier 1, Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Tier 1, Litigation – Real Estate
  • Tier 1, Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Plaintiffs
  • Tier 1, Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs
  • Tier 2, Family Law
  • Tier 2, Health Care Law
  • Tier 3, Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants

Washington, D.C.

  • Tier 3, Criminal Defense: General Practice

National Awards

  • Tier 3, Litigation – Real Estate
  • Tier 3, Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Plaintiffs

Firms included in the 2021 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

The 2021 Edition of “Best Law Firms” includes rankings in 74 national practice areas and 122 metropolitan-based practice areas. Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism, and their integrity.