The Cochran Firm Celebrates “Best Law Firms” Rankings by U.S. News & World Report

ATLANTA, Ga., March 17, 2017 – The Cochran Firm is proud to announce three regional offices have been selected “Best Law Firms” for 2017 by U.S. News & World Report.  The Cochran Firm- Atlanta, The Cochran Firm- D.C., and The Cochran Firm- Metairie are ranked among the best in Metropolitan Rankings within the U.S.

“U.S. News is the global authority in rankings,” says Tim Smart, executive editor of U.S. News & World Report. This year’s “Best Law Firms” list is based on the highest number of participating firms and highest number of client ballots on record.  To be eligible, a firm must have at least one attorney on the current Best Lawyers in America list, which recognizes the top 4% of practicing attorneys in the U.S.

Receiving a tier ranking reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for the abilities, professionalism and integrity of the firm.

“We are extremely proud to be selected for inclusion in the 2017 Best Law Firms list.  We appreciate the recognition from our clients and peers, and it is a great honor to earn this distinction by one of the most respected publications around,” said national partner and Atlanta managing partner, Hezekiah Sistrunk.

This year, The Cochran Firm- Atlanta is recognized as a Metropolitan Tier 1 Firm in Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs, as well as a Metropolitan Tier 2 Firm for Medical Malpractice Law- Plaintiffs and Product Liability Litigation- Plaintiffs.  Attorneys Jane Lamberti and Hezekiah Sistrunk are recognized Best Lawyers in America for the Atlanta firm.

The Cochran Firm- D.C. is distinguished as “Best Law Firms” Metropolitan Tier 1 for Medical Malpractice Law- Plaintiffs and Metropolitan Tier 1 for Personal Injury Litigation- Plaintiffs.  Attorneys on the Best Lawyers in America list for the D.C. firm are Karen E. Evans, David Haynes and Sandra H. Robinson.

The Cochran Firm- Metairie celebrates a Metropolitan Tier 3 ranking for Medical Malpractice Law- Plaintiffs with attorney Jeffrey Mitchell honored on the Best Lawyers in America list for Metairie.

Founded by famed attorney, Johnnie L. Cochran, Jr., The Cochran Firm is a national law firm that is consistently recognized for extraordinary legal work on Class Action, Mass Tort, and Personal Injury cases.  With national regional offices, The Cochran Firm is a diverse group of highly experienced and respected attorneys dedicated to bringing quality representation for injured people, their families and the ordinary citizen.