Zulauf & Chambliss has received a Tier 1 Ranking for Seattle in the area of Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar in the 2014 U.S.News-Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” survey. Only eight other law firms in Washington state received this ranking. According to U.S.News-Best Lawyers, “achieving a high ranking is a special distinction that signals a unique combination of excellence and breadth of expertise.”
The “Best Law Firms” survey is based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes client and lawyer evaluations, peer reviews from leading attorneys in their field, and additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. The 2014 results featured 11,765 different law firms, ranked either within 178 metropolitan areas in as many as 120 major practice areas or nationally in one or more of 74 practice areas.
The methodology used for the “Best Law Firms” survey can be found here.