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JMBM Recognized as a 2024 “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News & World Report

LOS ANGELES–Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce its inclusion in the 2024 U.S. News and World Report – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings. The report recognizes the top law firms in the country for professional excellence based on peer review.

National Tier 1 Rankings

Two of JMBM’s practice areas received the highest possible designation of National Tier 1. These groups have been honored in this category for the past several years due to their outstanding results and commitment to client service. The practice areas that received the National Tier 1 designation are:

  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Metropolitan Tier 1 Rankings

In addition, the Firm received Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings in the following areas:

Los Angeles:

  • Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Trusts & Estates
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

Orange County:

  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Patent
  • Litigation – Real Estate
  • Trusts & Estates Law

San Francisco:

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy

About JMBM

Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP is a full-service law firm committed to providing clients with outstanding results. From our offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Orange County, we serve our clients’ needs worldwide. For more information about our attorneys and our services, visit

About Best Law Firms

The Best Law Firms designation is based on a rigorous process that includes client and lawyer evaluations, and peer review from leading lawyers. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be ranked for inclusion. Firms are evaluated on expertise, responsiveness, understanding clients’ businesses and needs, cost-effectiveness, integrity and a number of other factors. For more information see