U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers® have released the 2013-2014 rankings and have named Cohen & Malad, LLP in its “Best Law Firms” directory for its Appellate Law practice group and its Mass Tort Litigation / Class Action – Plaintiff practice. The firm received a Tier 1 ranking in the Indianapolis metropolitan area for Mass Tort / Class Action Litigation and a Tier 2 ranking for Appellate Law from the publication.

In addition to the firm rating, partner Arend Abel was included on the Best Lawyers® list for his work in appellate law. Partner Richard Shevitz was included on the Best Lawyers® list in the class actions- plaintiff category. Partner David Cutshaw was included on the Best Lawyers® list for his work in personal injury litigation for plaintiffs.

A list of law firms that received rankings with Best Lawyers® is available online. Best Lawyers® is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. For over a quarter century, the company has helped lawyers and clients find legal counsel in distant jurisdictions or unfamiliar specialties.

Cohen & Malad, LLP has a national reputation for litigation in class actions and mass torts, appellate law, business litigation, personal injury, medical malpractice, and family law.