The 2021 Edition of the U.S. News – Best Lawyers “The Best Lawyers in America” rankings were announced last week and nine attorneys at Fabian VanCott were awarded the following recognitions:

“Lawyer of the Year”:

  • Rosemary J. Beless – Natural Resources Law
  • H. Michael Keller – Litigation-Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
  • Victor A. Pollak – Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)

“The Best Lawyers in America”:

  • Matthew L. Anderson – Litigation-Real Estate
  • Nicole M. Deforge – Litigation-Intellectual Property
  • Jason W. Hardin – Commercial Litigation
  • Scott M. Petersen – Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law & Employment Law-Management
  • David E. Sloan – Trusts & Estates Law
  • Stephen R. Sloan – Trusts & Estates Law

“The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch”:

  • Kirsten R. Allen – Commercial Litigation
  • Sarah C. Vaughn – Commercial Litigation

Recognition by Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer review. Review methodology is designed to capture, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area. Best Lawyers employs a sophisticated, conscientious, rational, and transparent survey process designed to elicit meaningful and substantive evaluations of the quality of legal services.

The 2021 Edition of the U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings were announced last week and Fabian VanCott was awarded “Best Law Firm” in Utah for the following practice areas:

  • Appellate Practice
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Energy Law
  • Energy Regulatory Law
  • Litigation – Banking & Finance
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Litigation – Environmental
  • Litigation – Land Use & Zoning
  • Litigation – Real Estate
  • Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
  • Mining Law
  • Natural Resources Law
  • Patent Law
  • Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law
  • Water Law

Recognition by Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer review. Review methodology is designed to capture, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area. Best Lawyers employs a sophisticated, conscientious, rational, and transparent survey process designed to elicit meaningful and substantive evaluations of the quality of legal services.