Firm Recognition

Firm Recognition

Our attorneys have earned professional recognition and numerous awards for work in their respective practice areas. Our firm has also been honored for achieving the highest standards in workplace practices. Many of our attorneys and staff serve on leadership boards and take active roles in community organizations. They also frequently speak at conferences and legal education seminars on a wide variety of topics. We are gratified by the honors we have received and the outstanding results we have achieved for our clients.
100 best companies
Sussman Shank was recognized as one of the 2018 "100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon" by Oregon Business Magazine. This is our 12th year on the list.
best law firms
We were named to the 2018 “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®. We are regionally ranked in five practice areas. The U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process.
The practice areas we are recognized in are:
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Health Care Law
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
best lawyers
Six attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2018 edition of Best Lawyers in America®, the oldest, most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Jeffrey C. Misley was also named "Lawyer of the Year" in the area of Litigation - Bankruptcy for Portland, OR. Only a single lawyer in each practice area and community is honored with a "Lawyer of the Year" award.
super lawyers
Sussman Shank has eleven lawyers who were recognized in the 2017 edition of Oregon Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars®. In addition, we were included in the Top 25 Women lawyers list, and the Top 50 Oregon Super Lawyers list.
Martindale-Hubbell
We are an AV Preeminent rated law firm, Martindale-Hubbell's highest proficiency rating.