Gordon & Rees Ranks #5 in Top 50 Construction Law Firms in the Nation


June 2020

Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani has been ranked the #5 construction law firm in the nation by Construction Executive in the magazine's 2020 ranking of The Top 50 Construction Law Firms. Gordon & Rees is the only California-based law firm to rank in the Top 25. 

The firm was ranked in the Top 10 in more specific areas as well. 

  • #1 in the Top 10 Law Firms Ranked by Most Locations
  • #2 in the Top 10 Law Firms Ranked by Number of Construction Attorneys
  • #6 in the Top 10 Law Firms Ranked by Number of States Admitted to Practice

“With offices throughout the nation and outstanding construction attorneys in many of those offices, we are able to offer our construction clients a diverse range of legal services wherever they do business, ” said Ernie Isola partner and co-chair of the firm's construction practice group.

"As counselors to the construction industry it is critical that we understand the business of our clients. Our advice helps our clients maintain a competitive edge," said Allen Estes partner and co-chair of the construction practice group.

Construction Executive surveyed hundreds of the country's law firms with a construction practice to collect data from activity in 2019, rankings were ultimately determined by an algorithm that weighed multiple factors. The rankings feature analysis accompanied by in-depth articles detailing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the construction industry's rise to the occasion in the unprecedented circumstances of early 2020. 

Gordon & Rees is regularly recognized for its top tier construction practice throughout the United States. The group consists of more than 150 lawyers nationwide who focus their practice on the comprehensive range of legal services required by all participants in the construction industry — architects, engineers, design professionals, design joint ventures, owners, developers, property managers, general contractors, subcontractors, material suppliers, product manufacturers, lenders, investors, state agencies, municipalities, and other affiliated consultants and service providers. As the only law firm with offices and attorneys in all 50 states, we deliver maximum value to our clients by combining the resources of a full-service national firm with the local knowledge of a regional firm.

This is Construction Executive's second annual ranking, please click here to learn more.