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Reputation

McGlinchey Stafford is privileged to work with corporate clients of all sizes, including many of the largest companies in the United States as measured by total revenue. We represent 20 companies in the Fortune 500, with 10 in the Fortune 100 and 6 in the Fortune 50.

Each day presents new challenges and opportunities for any enterprise operating in today’s marketplace. On behalf of our clients, our eyes and attention are focused on the future, and at those junctures where our experience and counsel intersect with their business needs. We have earned a reputation with our clients for providing high quality legal services. This reputation is confirmed by our rankings in legal directories and recognitions awarded by our local communities. Examples of those awards and directory rankings are listed below. As honored as we are to have received these accolades, we remain keenly aware that the only vote that matters is the vote of the clients who continue to entrust our lawyers with their representation.

 



 

Chambers USA 2018


McGlinchey Stafford ranks among the top firms in the country, according to Chambers USA 2018. The firm is ranked nationally in the area of Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Compliance & Litigation), and is ranked in seven practice areas within Louisiana and Mississippi.

In addition to practice area rankings, 17 McGlinchey Stafford attorneys were ranked by Chambers USA, including nationwide recognition in the areas of Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Compliance & Litigation), Product Liability & Mass Torts, and Product Liability: Automobile.

 

Best Lawyers

Best Lawyers in America 2019


Thirty-Nine McGlinchey Stafford lawyers were recognized in Best Lawyers in America® in 2019. Additionally, four firm attorneys were named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers®, an honor given to only a single attorney in each practice area in each U.S. region.

 


U.S. News/Best Lawyers' Best Law Firms 2019


In the 2019 U.S. News/Best Lawyers' edition of “Best Law Firms,” McGlinchey Stafford received a National Tier 2 ranking in Financial Services Regulation Law, as well as a National Tier 3 ranking in Commercial Litigation and Litigation – Banking & Finance, recognizing the breadth of work and strength of the firm’s Commercial Litigation and Consumer Financial Services teams. The firm received metropolitan tier rankings for 41 practice areas in Baton Rouge, Birmingham, Cleveland, Fort Lauderdale, Jackson, and New Orleans, including 22 Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings.

 


Super Lawyers


More than 60 McGlinchey Stafford attorneys have been selected to the most recent Super Lawyers lists in Alabama, California, Florida, LouisianaMississippiNew YorkOhio, Tennessee, and Texas.

 
 

Diversity Scorecard


McGlinchey Stafford was ranked in The American Lawyer's 2018 Diversity Scorecard as a Top Firm for Diversity. The Scorecard records the average number of full-time-equivalent minority attorneys at Am Law 200 and National Law Journal 250 law firms in the calendar year.

 

 
 

Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Top Performer


The Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) featured Managing Member Rudy Aguilar and McGlinchey Stafford as a 2018 Law Firm Top Performer at their 9th Annual Meeting on Oct. 15-16. This designation is for the most active LCLD Member Corporations and Law Firms, those who are most involved in LCLD’s programs and the promotion of LCLD’s mission.




BTI’s Industry Power Rankings 2017


McGlinchey Stafford was recognized as a Leading Recommended firm for the financial services industry in BTI’s Industry Power Rankings 2017: The Law Firms with the Best Client Relationships in 18 Industries. The listing, based on unbiased, direct feedback from corporate counsel about how clients spend their legal budgets and what firms they recommend, includes McGlinchey Stafford among the top five percent of all law firms in the survey. McGlinchey Stafford was also named to the Honor Role of Core firms for the financial services industry, indicating that clients consider the firm to be their leading primary legal provider.
   

BTI's Brand Elite 2017


For the third consecutive year, McGlinchey Stafford has been recognized by the BTI Consulting Group as one of the firms general counsel recommend most to their peers. The report measures top-of-mind recognition of more than 400 law firms based on unbiased, direct feedback from interviews with corporate counsel companies with more than $1 billion in revenue.

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