November 5, 2020

Hudson Cook Receives National & Regional "Best Law Firm" Ranking in the 2021 Edition of U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®

Hudson Cook is ranked nationally and in four regions.

Hanover, Md., November 5, 2020 - Hudson Cook, LLP is pleased to announce its national ranking in Financial Services Regulation Law, along with regional rankings in four practice areas for Baltimore, MD, Dallas/Fort Worth, TX, Portland, ME and Oklahoma City, OK, in the eleventh edition of U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®.

According to the "Best Law Firms" press release, firms included in the 2021 edition are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must first have a lawyer recognized in The Best Lawyers in America©, which recognizes 5% of lawyers practicing in the United States. In 2021, thirteen Hudson Cook attorneys were recognized for this award.

Hudson Cook was awarded the following law firm rankings this year:


Tier 2 in Financial Services Regulation Law


Baltimore, MD
Tier 1 in Financial Services Regulation Law

Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
Tier 1 in Financial Services Regulation Law

Portland, ME
Tier 1 in Banking and Finance Law
Tier 1 in Financial Services Regulation Law

Oklahoma City, OK
Tier 2 in Litigation - Banking & Finance*
Tier 3 in Banking and Finance Law
Tier 3 in Commercial Litigation*
Tier 3 in Financial Services Regulation Law

View Hudson Cook's Rankings

The 2021 rankings are based on the highest lawyer and firm participation on record, incorporating 8.3 million evaluations of more than 110,000 individual lawyers from 75 national practice areas in more than 22,000 firms. 2,179 firms received a national law firm ranking.

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* OK attorney Eric L. Johnson's recognition for Commercial Litigation and Litigation - Banking and Finance is for work done prior to joining Hudson Cook.

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