Ball Janik LLP Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers 2013


Ball Janik LLP is proud to announce that five of its attorneys have been named to the 2013 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, one of the most respected peer-review publications in the legal profession. Best Lawyers honorees are selected based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 36,000 leading attorneys cast almost 4.4 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas.

The Ball Janik LLP attorneys who have been recognized and their respective practice areas are:

  • Daniel T. Goldstein:  Litigation – Construction;
  • Stephen T. Janik:  Land Use & Zoning Law, Litigation – Land Use & Zoning, Litigation – Real Estate, and Real Estate Law;
  • James T. McDermott:  Litigation – Construction;
  • Bradley S. Miller:  Litigation – Real Estate, and Real Estate Law; and
  • Brad T. Summers:  Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, and Litigation – Bankruptcy.

Ball Janik LLP was also named by Best Lawyers and recognized by US News and World Report as a “Top-Listed Firm,” ranked as a Tier 1 firm in Portland, Oregon in the areas of Land Use & Zoning Law and Litigation – Real Estate, and ranked nationally as a Tier 2 firm in Land Use & Zoning Law.

Since its inception in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.  Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, and inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor.  Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”  Best Lawyers is a copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.

About Ball Janik LLP

Ball Janik LLP is a Pacific Northwest law firm headquartered in Portland, Oregon.  Ball Janik LLP offers outstanding services in the areas of real estate, land use, environmental, construction, labor and employment, bankruptcy and creditor rights, commercial litigation, government affairs, and government contracts.  The firm has additional offices in Seattle, Washington, Bend, Oregon, and Washington, D.C.

Celebrating its thirtieth anniversary this year, the firm serves a wide variety of clients including individuals, large and small businesses, state, municipal and local governments, associations and coalitions, and schools and universities.  Ball Janik LLP offers clients an aggressive, skilled, team approach to solve problems and achieve results.  Ball Janik LLP’s success and integrity have made it one of “Portland’s Most Admired Professional Firms,” according to the Portland Business Journal’s survey results of 1,800 CEOs in Oregon and southwest Washington.