Whitlow, Roberts, Houston & Straub Named One of U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Law Firms” for Fourth Consecutive Year

by Whitlow, Roberts, Houston & Straub, PLLC
Press Release • Posted November 29, 2017

PADUCAH, KY. – Whitlow, Roberts, Houston & Straub, PLLC, has been named one of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Law Firms” of 2018.

This is the fourth consecutive year the firm has received the award.

Firms on the list are recognized for professional excellence while receiving exceptional ratings from clients and peers. The firms that make the annual list show strengths in caliber of the practice, as well as the scope of their legal expertise.

The 2018 rankings are based on the highest number of participating firms and highest number of client ballots on record. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top 4 percent of practicing attorneys in the U.S. Over 13,000 attorneys provided more than 1,000,000 law firm assessments, and over 7,500 clients provided more than 65,000 evaluations.

“U.S. News has decades of experience evaluating key institutions in society—from colleges to hospitals,” says Tim Smart, executive editor at U.S. News. “Law firms perform a vital role in American life, and ranking them is a key extension of our overall mission to help individuals and companies alike make important life decisions.”

The 2018 “Best Law Firms” rankings can be seen in their entirety by visiting bestlawfirms.usnews.com.