Rankings & Awards
We are proud of our work for a diverse range of clients. These efforts have prompted recognition of the firm and of individual professionals from a number of third party sources.
Van Ness Feldman's Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation) and Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation) practices are listed among the leaders in the United States. Five of the firm’s lawyers were named by Chambers as a “Leader in Their Field.”
Van Ness Feldman is home to nationally ranked practices in the areas of:
In addition, our Environment practice is noted as a leader in Washington D.C. and Washington State. Our Real Estate and Zoning/Land Use practices are also listed as leaders in Washington State. Seventeen Van Ness Feldman attorneys are listed as a Chambers "Leader in Their Field."
Van Ness Feldman is ranked as one of only three top tier law firms in the U.S. for both Conventional Power and Oil & Gas. The firm is also ranked in Environment: Transaction & Regulatory and Government Relations.
U.S. News & World Report Best Law Firms
Van Ness Feldman is a nationally top-ranked "Best Law Firm" as listed by U.S. News & World Report. The firm has national Tier 1 practices in the following areas:
Van Ness Feldman's metropolitan area Tier 1 rankings also include:
Twenty-nine Van Ness Feldman attorneys were named "Best Lawyers in America" in their respective fields for 2017.
In Environmental Finance magazine’s 2013 market survey, Van Ness Feldman was recognized as Best Law Firm for both Renewable Energy Credits and Renewable Identification Numbers. The firm also received runner-up honors for the California and North American environmental credit markets.
Thirty Van Ness Feldman lawyers are recognized by Super Lawyers as top lawyers in their fields.