Keesal, Young and Logan was selected as one of 363 U.S. law firms to receive a Tier 1 national ranking in the 2011-2012 U.S. News-Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” research process. The firm achieved national first-Tier rankings in Admiralty & Maritime Law, Metropolitan First-Tier rankings in Alaska, Orange County and San Francisco for the following practice areas:


Admiralty & Maritime Law
Natural Resources Law

Orange County

Admiralty & Maritime Law
Environmental Law
Litigation – Securities

San Francisco

Admiralty & Maritime Law

In addition to receiving national rankings as among the best  law firms, KYL attorneys have also been in the Best Lawyers listing this year, a record of which can be found here.

In all Tiers, a total of 941 firms received a national ranking. The U.S.News – Best 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 who is included in Best Lawyers as part of the annual peer review assessment. For more information on Best Lawyers®, please visit the website.