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Nashville, Tenn. (November 3, 2014)U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have released the 2015 “Best Law Firms” rankings.  Firms included in the 2015 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers.  Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

Gullett Sanford Robinson & Martin (GSRM) ranked in Nashville’s “Tier 1” for Banking and Finance Law; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Commercial Litigation; Litigation – Bankruptcy; Real Estate Law; and Trusts & Estates Law.

The 2015 rankings are based on the highest number of participating firms and highest number of client ballots on record.  To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top 4 percent of practicing attorneys in the US.  Over 17,000 attorneys provided almost 600,000 law firm assessments, and almost 7,500 clients provided more than 40,000 evaluations.

Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale.  Receiving a tier designation reflects a 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.

The 2015 “Best Law Firms” rankings can be seen in their entirety by visiting bestlawfirms.usnews.com.

Media inquiries: jsummey@gsrm.com or ruby.hayes@bestlawyers.com 

About Gullett Sanford Robinson & Martin PLLC
Gullett Sanford Robinson & Martin PLLC is a full service law firm with 30 attorneys whose practices emphasize corporate and commercial work for businesses and individuals nationwide.  The firm’s work includes bankruptcy; corporate transactions; commercial and residential real estate and lending transactions; litigation in all trial and appellate courts and alternative dispute resolution; government relations; labor and employment; and tax and estate planning. Additional information can be found at gsrm.com.

About “Best Law Firms”
The U.S. NewsBest Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.  To be eligible for a ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer listed in the 20th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© list for that particular location and specialty.

About the U.S. News & World Report
U.S. News & World Report is a multimedia publisher of news, consumer advice, rankings and analysis.  Focusing on Education, Health, Personal Finance, Travel, Cars and News & Opinion, www.usnews.com has earned a reputation as the leading provider of consumer advice and analysis that helps its readers make informed life decisions. U.S. News & World Report’s signature franchise includes its “Best” series of consumer advice guides and publications that include rankings of colleges, hospitals, mutual funds, cars and more.

About Best Lawyers
Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected attorney ranking service in the world. For more than 30 years, Best Lawyers has assisted those in need of legal services to identify the attorneys best qualified to represent them in distant jurisdictions or unfamiliar specialties.  Best Lawyers lists are published in leading local, regional and national publications across the globe.  The Best Lawyers in America list recognizes the very best lawyers in each practice area and metropolitan region in the country.