Nauman, Smith, Shissler & Hall, LLP has been named a Metropolitan Tier 1 law firm in Harrisburg for Municipal Law and a Metropolitan Tier 2 law firm in Commercial Litigation in the 2019 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms.” Firms included in the 2019 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.
Nauman Smith’s Tier 1 ranking was determined through the firm’s overall evaluation, which was compiled from a combination of exceptional client feedback, the high regard that lawyers in other firms in the same practice area have for the firm, and information provided by Nauman Smith in response to a request by U.S. News – Best Lawyers.
The 2019 rankings are based on the highest number of participating firms and highest number of client votes received on record. Over 16,000 lawyers provided more than 1,125,000 law firm assessments, and almost 12,000 clients provided more than 107,000 evaluations.
To be eligible, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America©, which recognizes the top 4 percent of practicing attorneys in the US. Partners Craig J. Staudenmaier and J. Stephen Feinour were selected among The Best Lawyers in America. Craig was recognized for his work in Commercial Litigation and Steve for his work in the areas of Municipal Law and Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law.