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Awards and Recognitions

Independent, third-party reviewers consistently rank Bowman and Brooke among the top firms in the United States for product liability defense.

Recent Awards and Recognition

Product Liability Group of the Year, 2017

Leadership Council on Legal Diversity
2017 "Top Performer", 2017

Chambers USA
Product Liability and Mass Tort Litigation, 2017

The Legal 500 U.S.
Product Liability, Mass Tort and Class Action, 2017

The American Lawyer
Diversity Scorecard Top 25, 2017

BTI Consulting Group
Power Rankings 2017

Minnesota Lawyer
Diversity and Inclusion Award, 2017



Product Liability Group of the Year, 2009 – 2013, 2015 - 2017
Product Liability All-Star, 2015
10 Mightiest Product Liability Practice Groups, 2015 
Best Law Firms for Female Attorneys, 2015 – 2017
100 Best Law Firms for Minority Attorneys, 2015 – 2017
10 Best Law Firms for Black Attorneys, 2016 
25 Best Law Firms for Black Attorneys, 2015 
50 Best Law Firms for Minority Partners, 2015 
400 Largest U.S. Law Firms, 2014 
Most Female Partners, 2009

Leadership Council on Legal Diversity
"Top Performer", 2017

Chambers USA
Shortlisted for Product Liability Awards for Excellence, 2012, 2014, 2016
Nationally Ranked for Product Liability and Mass Torts Litigation, 2009 – 2017

The Legal 500 U.S. 
 Nationally Ranked for Product Liability, Mass Tort and Class Action:

  • Automotive/Transport, 2008 – 2017
  • Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices – Defense, 2012 – 2017
  • Consumer Products, 2014 – 2017

The BTI Consulting Group

Client Service A-Team Top 100, 2016
Most Feared Honor Roll, 2014 – 2016

The American Lawyer
Diversity Scorecard Top 25, 2012 – 2015, 2017

Minnesota Lawyer
Diversity & Inclusion Award, 2017

California Minority Counsel Program
Drucilla Stender Ramey Diversity Award, 2015

Arizona Black Bar 
Excellence in Diversity, 2016

The National Law Journal 
Ranked on the NLJ 350, 2012 – 2017

Benchmark Litigation
Nationally Ranked for Product Liability, 2014 – 2017

Corporate Counsel Magazine
Go-To Law Firm for Litigation, 2013 – 2015

Defense Research Institute
National Law Firm Diversity Award, 2008
Law Firm Diversity Certificate of Merit, 2005 

Law360 Product Liability Group of the Year

Bowman and Brooke was recognized for the eighth time as a Law360 Product Liability Practice Group of the Year.

LCLD Top Performer 2017

Chambers USA

Bowman and Brooke was ranked by Chambers USA for the sixth consecutive year in the Nationwide Product Liability & Mass Tort category, recognized for its "[d]eep trial bench with increasing coast-to-coast coverage." (2017)

The Legal 500

Lauding the firm's "deep experience handling high-profile cases and class actions,"The Legal 500 ranks Bowman and Brooke as a top-tier firm in Automotive/Transport, Medical Device and Pharmaceutical and a recommended firm in Consumer Products.

Diversity Scorecard

Bowman and Brooke ranks at #25 among the U.S. law firms recognized on The American Lawyer’s 2017 Diversity Scorecard.