U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, Woodward White, Inc. Named Liskow & Lewis "Law Firm of the Year" in Oil & Gas


Liskow & Lewis has been named “Law Firm of the Year” in the United States for Oil & Gas in the 2016 edition of U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®, Woodward White, Inc

Since Liskow & Lewis’ inception eighty years ago, the firm has focused on serving the oil and gas industry. Widely recognized as leaders in the development of Louisiana mineral law, today the firm's nearly 140 attorneys serve clients along the Gulf Coast and across the United States from offices in New Orleans and Lafayette, Louisiana and Houston, Texas. The firm advises, counsels and advocates for global giants, regional leaders and entrepreneurs alike, offering clients deep experience in the matters that inevitably impact business goals. 

One law firm in each of 74 practice areas receives the prestigious 2016 "Law Firm of the Year" recognition. 

About the designation

The 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, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. Clients and peers were asked to evaluate firms based on the following criteria: responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, integrity and civility, as well as whether they would refer a matter to the firm and/or consider the firm a worthy competitor.