Gray Plant Mooty Again Shows National and Regional Strength In “Best Law Firms” Rankings


MINNEAPOLIS (November 1, 2013) — Gray Plant Mooty is pleased to announce that the firm is ranked 19 times in the 2013-2014 U.S. News Media Group rankings of the nation’s “Best Law Firms.”

In the National rankings, Gray Plant Mooty is ranked in the first tier in Franchise Law and in the third tier in Litigation—Tax and Tax Law.

In the Minneapolis region, which includes the firm’s offices in both Minneapolis and St. Cloud, 10 Gray Plant Mooty practices are ranked in the first tier: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Commercial Litigation, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, Franchise Law, Litigation—Bankruptcy, Litigation—Tax, Litigation—Trust & Estates, Non-Profit/Charities Law, Tax Law, and Trusts & Estates Law.

Gray Plant Mooty also has five practices ranked in the second tier in the Minneapolis region: Antitrust Law, Banking and Finance Law, Employment Law—Management, Litigation—Real Estate, and Real Estate Law.

In Washington, DC, Gray Plant Mooty’s Franchise Law practice was ranked in the first tier.

The national first-tier rankings will be featured in the first edition of U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Law Firms” Legal Issue, distributed later this month. Both national and metropolitan first-tier rankings will be featured in the “Best Law Firms” General Counsel Publication that will be distributed to over 30,000 in-house counsel and in digital format to more than 60,000 private practice lawyers worldwide. Additionally, the rankings in their entirety are available online at

About GPM:

Gray Plant Mooty is recognized as one of the leading corporate law firms in Minnesota and one of the top franchise firms in the world. Our roots go back to 1866. Today, we are a 170-attorney, full-service firm with offices in Minneapolis and St. Cloud, Minnesota, and Washington, DC. Our attorneys and staff provide exceptional client service and value to our clients, and directly or with our global affiliations, we provide comprehensive legal services on a regional, national, and global basis.