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.
Our lawyers are leaders in the profession. Among our attorneys are: presidents and members of the board of directors of national legal organizations; presidents of local and state bar associations; active members of esteemed national think tanks such as the American Law Institute and the Uniform Law Commission; and committee chairs of ABA Sections.
We are frequently recognized as a go-to firm with exceptional lawyers who are outstanding service providers. We win awards for creating and fostering wonderful workplace experiences for our people.
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.
McGlinchey ranks among the top firms in the country, according to Chambers USA 2020. The firm is ranked nationally in the area of Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Compliance) and is ranked in seven practice areas within Louisiana and Mississippi. In addition, 19 McGlinchey attorneys are listed in Chambers USA. Read more.
The firm’s FinTech team is also nationally ranked in the 2021 Chambers FinTech guide. Read more.
In the 2021 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms,” McGlinchey received three national practice group rankings and 50 metropolitan practice area rankings (up from 47 in 2020). The firm received a National Tier 2 ranking in Financial Services Regulation Law, as well as National Tier 3 rankings 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 50 practice areas in Baton Rouge, Birmingham, Cleveland, Fort Lauderdale, Jackson, and New Orleans, including 24 Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings. Read more.
40 McGlinchey attorneys have been selected to the most recent Super Lawyers lists in California, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Texas, Washington, DC, and the Mid-South (Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee).
Sixty-three McGlinchey attorneys have been recognized in 42 practice areas across 12 offices in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® and the Inaugural Edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch. Additionally, four 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. Read more.
McGlinchey 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 among the top five percent of all law firms in the survey.
McGlinchey 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.
For the third consecutive year, McGlinchey 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.