Awards and Honors Methodology

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Riker Danzig and Riker Danzig attorneys are honored to have been recognized with various awards.  For a description of the standard or methodology on which each award or honor is based, please go to the below links to "Ranking Methodology" for each of the publications and organizations which have included Riker Danzig in their rankings or awards.

Benchmark Litigation Ranking Methodology
Best Lawyers®, Best Lawyers in America® Ranking Methodology
Best Law Firms, U.S.News – Best Lawyers  Ranking Methodology
BTI Client Service All-Stars, BTI Consulting Group Ranking Methodology
Chambers USA®, Chambers & Partners Ranking Methodology
Client Choice Awards, Lexology Ranking Methodology
Great Oak Awards Ranking Methodology
The Legal 500 Ranking Methodology
Law360 “New Jersey Powerhouse” Law Firm.  Winning firms were identified by Law360 following submissions of significant litigation wins, transactions and projects handled within the previous 12 months.  Law360 reviewed all submissions and selected four firms for its New Jersey Powerhouse series, identifying “standout” firms with a “strong regional presence,” “stellar reputations,” and “victories in both courtrooms and the marketplace.”
Martindale-Hubbell®, AV Ratings, Peer Review Ratings, LexisNexis Ranking Methodology
Morris/Essex Health & Life “Top Lawyers” List.  Selected attorneys were chosen by an online peer-vote process.  Attorneys throughout the county were asked to select peers whom they deem are the best within their practice area and whom they would seek out for particular legal needs. Ranking Methodology
New Jersey Family “New Jersey’s Best Lawyers for Families 2019.”  Selected attorneys were nominated by New Jersey Family readers surveyed by the publication between November 2017 and November 2018.
New Jersey Law Journal®, "New Leaders of the Bar" formerly known as "40 Under 40," ALM  Ranking Methodology
New Jersey Law Journal’s “Litigation Department of the Year” and "Jersey Dealmakers of the Year."  The publishers of the New Jersey Law Journal, an ALM company, holds an annual contest to recognize New Jersey’s top legal practices.  Any law firm with a New Jersey presence is eligible to participate by submitting a comprehensive nomination form.  The selections are made based on recent litigation/transactional results, ongoing experience, and client references.
Power 50 in Banking, NJBIZ  Ranking Methodology
Forty Under 40, NJBIZ Ranking Methodology
Super Lawyers®, Super Lawyers Rising Stars, Thomson Reuters Ranking Methodology
Who's Who Legal, Law Business Research Limited Ranking Methodology