The Lanier Law Firm Named One of The Nation’s Best

HOUSTON – The Lanier Law Firm once again has earned selection as one of the nation’s best law firms in the annual survey published by U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America.

The firm is ranked in the 2018 “Best Law Firms” edition as a National Tier 1 practice in the area of Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions-Plaintiffs, as well as earning Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings for Houston in the areas of Commercial Litigation, Mass Tort Litigation/ Class Actions-Plaintiffs, Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs and Product Liability Litigation-Plaintiffs.

The firm’s New York City office is also recognized by “Best Law Firms” in the area of Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs, as well as Mass Tort Litigation/ Class Actions-Plaintiffs.

To compile the Best Law Firms guide, researchers from U.S. News and Best Lawyers surveyed thousands of law firm clients. The final results are published in the Best Law Firms publication, and available online at

Earlier this year, eight attorneys from the firm were named among the best in the nation in the 2018 edition The Best Lawyers in America.

Firm founder Mark Lanier was recognized as Houston’s Lawyer of the Year for plaintiffs’ mass tort and class action litigation. This honor follows two recent high-profile jury verdicts totaling more than $1.5 billion against health care giant Johnson & Johnson, manufacturer of the DePuy/J&J Orthopaedics metal-on-metal hip implants.

With offices in Houston, New York and Los Angeles, The Lanier Law Firm is committed to addressing client concerns with effective and innovative solutions in courtrooms across the country. The firm is composed of outstanding trial attorneys with decades of experience handling cases involving pharmaceutical liability, asbestos exposure, commercial litigation, product liability, maritime law, and sports and entertainment law. Visit

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