Baker Sterchi Recognized with Tier 1 Rankings in 2017 "Best Law Firms" List
Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice has been recognized with Kansas City Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings in the 2017 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms.” Baker Sterchi received Tier 1 rankings in the practice areas of:
- Commercial Litigation
- Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants
- Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
Baker Sterchi also received a Kansas City Metropolitan Tier 3 ranking for Construction Litigation.
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, and peer review from leading attorneys in their field. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, professionalism and integrity.
To be eligible for a ranking in a particular practice area and metropolitan region, a law firm must have at least one lawyer who is included in Best Lawyers in that particular practice and metropolitan area. Baker Sterchi attorneys previously recognized in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the practice areas receiving a tiered ranking in U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” include: John Cowden (Commercial Litigation and Product Liability Litigation – Defendants); Scott Kreamer (Construction Litigation); James Seigfreid (Mass Tort Litigation/Class Action – Defendants); Thomas Sterchi (Commercial Litigation, Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions –Defendants, and Product Liability Litigation – Defendants); and Kara Stubbs (Product Liability Litigation – Defendants).
Full rankings by location are published on the U.S. News - Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" website.