BRIDGEWATER, NJ –  The Bridgewater-based law firm Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A., is proud to announce that it has been selected for inclusion in fourteen practice areas in the  2017  Best  Law Firms  rankings  by  U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers.  This marks the seventh consecutive year the firm has earned Metropolitan First Tier rankings in New Jersey.  The firm’s full listing of First Tier rankings is, as follows: 
·        Arbitration 
·        Banking and Finance Law 
·        Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law 
·        Commercial Litigation 
·        Corporate Law 
·        Energy Law 
·        Environmental Law 
·        Family Law 
·        Family Law Mediation 
·        Litigation - Bankruptcy 
·        Litigation - Environmental 
·        Mediation 
·        Products Liability Litigation – Defendants 
·        Trusts & Estates Law 
“For years, we have combined massive amounts of hard data with peer reviews and client assessments to develop our law firm rankings,” said Steven Naifeh, CEO and Co-Founder of Best Lawyers.   “Increasingly, clients tell us that ours are the most thorough, accurate, and helpful rankings of law firms available anywhere.” 

The mission of Best Law Firms from the start has been to help guide referring lawyers and clients – from the country’s largest companies needing corporate legal advice to individuals needing to get a divorce or write a will – issues that have a bet-the-company implication (in the case of a corporation) or a potentially life-changing result (in the case of an individual). 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 fields, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.  A full listing is posted online atwww.usnews.com/bestlawfirms