Lansing, Mich. — Michigan law firm Foster Swift Collins & Smith, PCwas included in the U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers 2010 Best Law Firms rankings. Foster Swift was rated a Tier 1 law firm in 26 practice areas.
As a 100-plus attorney law firm with a statewide footprint, Foster Swift provides comprehensive services for businesses, organizations, municipalities, families and individuals throughout Michigan, the nation and beyond.
The mission of Best Law Firms from the start has been to help guide referring lawyers and clients — from the country's largest companies needing corporate legal advice to individuals needing to get a divorce or write a will, along with referring lawyers everywhere, who need an especially high level of legal work because of the particularly difficult issues presented, or else legal issues of a particular magnitude — issues that have a bet-the-company implication corporation or a potentially life-changing result for an individual. The rankings, including 30,322 rankings of 8,782 law firms in 81 practice areas, are posted online at www.usnews.com/bestlawfirms.
Foster, Swift, Collins & Smith, P.C. is a full service law firm founded in 1902. FSC&S employs more than 100 attorneys in six locations; Lansing, Detroit, Farmington Hills, Grand Rapids, Holland and Marquette. For more information about the firm, its attorneys and to access recent publications, visit www.fosterswift.com.
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About Best Lawyers
Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. For over a quarter century, the company has helped lawyers and clients find legal counsel in distant jurisdictions or unfamiliar specialties. The 2011 edition of The Best Lawyers in America includes 41,385 lawyers covering all 50 states and the District of Columbia and is based on more than 3.1 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers. At www.BestLawyers.com, Best Lawyers also publishes peer-reviewed listings of lawyers in most of the world’s major legal markets. Best Lawyers lists are excerpted in a wide range of general interest, business and legal publications worldwide, reaching an audience of more than 17 million readers.