Boca Raton, Fla. – Dec. 9, 2014 – Peter L. Gladstone and Jeffrey A. Weissman, Principals of the marital and family law firm Gladstone, Weissman, Hirschberg & Schneider, P.A., are proud to announce that the firm has received a Tier 1 ranking by U.S. News and Best Lawyers ®, in their 2015 “Best Law Firms” rankings. The firm has received a Tier 1 ranking in the Miami Metropolitan area (Miami, Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton) in Family Law since 2010, when “Best Law Firms” was launched.
With offices in Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale, Gladstone, Weissman, Hirschberg & Schneider, P.A. exclusively and discreetly handles complex divorce and related family law matters with integrity and compassion.
Firms included in the 2015 “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. It reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, professionalism and integrity.
Awards were given in 74 national practice areas and 120 metropolitan practice areas. Over 17,000 attorneys provided over 595,000 law firm assessments, and over 7,000 clients provided over 42,000 evaluations.
Tier 1 rankings were determined through a combination of impressive feedback from the firm’s clients and peers, as well as the information that the firm provided in response to U.S. News – Best Lawyers’ law firm survey, law firm leaders survey, and Best Lawyers’ peer review. To be eligible to participate in the “Best Law Firms” submission process, a firm must have at least one attorney who has received high enough peer reviews to be listed in the current edition of The Best Lawyers in America ©, which recognizes the top four percent of practicing attorneys in the U.S.
Both Gladstone and Weissman were recently named to the 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America under Family Law. Gladstone has been named to Best Lawyers each year from 2005 through 2015; Weissman has been named to Best Lawyers each year from 2007 through 2015. In 2014, Weissman was named the “Family Law Lawyer of the Year” in the Miami Metropolitan area by The Best Lawyers in America.
“All of us at Gladstone, Weissman, Hirschberg & Schneider, P.A. are extremely pleased to have achieved a Tier 1 ranking in U.S. News – Best Lawyers’ Best Law Firms since 2010,” said Gladstone. “The recognition mirrors the great integrity and compassion that each of our staff members provide to our clients every day.”
In November 2014, the national first tier rankings were published in a special Money issue released by U.S. News & World Report. The national and metropolitan first tier rankings were featured in the 2015 “Best Law Firms” stand-alone publication. All of the rankings, in all tiers, were published online at http://bestlawfirms.usnews.com.
About Gladstone, Weissman, Hirschberg & Schneider, P.A. .
Gladstone, Weissman, Hirschberg & Schneider exclusively and discreetly handles complex divorce and related family law matters with integrity and compassion. The firm was founded in 1999 by Peter L. Gladstone and Jeffrey A. Weissman, two of South Florida’s Florida Bar Board Certified marital and family law attorneys. The firm’s attorneys are experienced in all areas of domestic relations matters, including complex equitable distribution, alimony and child support, parental responsibility, parenting plans and relocation issues, paternity, post-judgment modification matters, and preparation and negotiation of prenuptial and postnuptial agreements.
About “Best Law Firms”.
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. To be eligible for a ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer listed in 21st Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© list for that particular location and specialty.
About U.S. News & World Report .
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About Best Lawyers .
Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected attorney ranking service in the world. For more than 30 years, Best Lawyers has assisted those in need of legal services to identify the attorneys best qualified to represent them in distant jurisdictions or unfamiliar specialties. Best Lawyers lists are published in leading local, regional and national publications across the globe. The Best Lawyers in America list recognizes the very best lawyers in each practice area and metropolitan region in the country.