Pettit Kohn Ranked Among “Best Law Firms” By U.S. News & World Report for Ninth Consecutive Year

Pettit Kohn Ingrassia Lutz & Dolin is proud to announce their recognition in the 2021 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers list of “Best Law Firms.”  The firm received “Metropolitan Tier 1” rankings for Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants, Employment Law – Management, and Commercial Litigation in San Diego.  This is Pettit Kohn’s ninth consecutive year of recognition by U.S. News & World Report.

Pettit Kohn also received a “Metropolitan Tier 2” ranking in Litigation – Labor & Employment and Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants.  In addition, the firm received a “Metropolitan Tier 3” ranking in Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants.

For a firm to be eligible for a ranking in “Best Law Firms,” they must have at least one lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes 5% of lawyers practicing in the United States.  Pettit Kohn proudly has five shareholders recognized:  Douglas Pettit, Andrew Kohn, Thomas Ingrassia, Jennifer Lutz, and Matthew Smith have been included in this list.   

Firms included in the 2021 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently superior ratings from clients and peers.  Receiving a tier designation 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.  Achieving a tiered ranking also affirms an exceptional combination of quality law service with in-depth legal expertise.

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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 the field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.  To be eligible for a 2021 ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer recognized in the 26th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America list for that particular location and specialty.

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About Pettit Kohn Ingrassia Lutz & Dolin

Pettit Kohn Ingrassia Lutz & Dolin PC is a leading AV-rated trial firm with expertise in litigating and resolving civil matters in both state and federal courts.  The firm represents clients in the areas of Appellate, Business Litigation, Civil & Trial Litigation, Community Association Litigation, Employment & Labor, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Professional Liability, Real Estate Litigation, Restaurant & Hospitality, Retail, Transactional & Business Services, and Transportation.  Clients include large and mid-sized corporations, privately held businesses, institutions, and individuals.  Pettit Kohn is located in California and Arizona with offices in San Diego, Los Angeles, Phoenix, and Tucson.  Learn more about Pettit Kohn at: