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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

Nationally Recognized By

The Legal 500 U.S. 
Nationally Ranked for Product Liability, Mass Tort and Class Action Defense:
• Automotive/Transport, Top Tier, 2021
Ranked 2008 – 2021
• Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices, Tier 2, 2021 
Ranked 2012 – 2021
• Consumer Products, Tier 3, 2021 
Ranked 2014 – 2021
• Toxic Tort, Tier 3, 2021 
Ranked 2019 – 2021
 
Chambers USA
Elite, Tier 3 ranking in 2021
Nationally Ranked for Product Liability and Mass Torts Litigation, 2009 – 2021
Shortlisted for Product Liability Awards for Excellence, 2012, 2014, 2016
 
Law360 
400 Largest U.S. Law Firms, #236, 2021
Ranked 2014, 2018, 2019, 2021
Product Liability Group of the Year, 2009 – 2013, 2015 – 2017
Automotive Practice Group of the Year, 2018
Product Liability All-Star, 2015
10 Mightiest Product Liability Practice Groups, 2015 
 
The BTI Consulting Group 
Client Service A-Team, 2014, 2016, 2018, 2019, 2021
Brand Elite, 2018, 2019
Power Rankings, 2017
Honor Roll of Most Feared Firms, 2014 – 2016

The National Law Journal 
The NLJ 500: Nation’s Largest Firms #227, 2021
Ranked 2012 – 2021

Benchmark Litigation 
Product Liability, Tier 2, 2021
Nationally Ranked for Product Liability in Tier 2, 2014 – 2021
 

Diversity & Inclusion Recognition

Leadership Council on Legal Diversity
Compass Award, 2018 – 2020
Top Performer, 2017 – 2018

DRI - Defense Research Institute
Law Firm Diversity Award, 2019 

Profiles in Diversity Journal
Diversity Leader Award, 2019

The American Lawyer
Diversity Scorecard, #43, 2021
Top 50, 2012 – 2015, 2017 – 2021 
 
The National Law Journal 
NLJ 500 Women's Scorecard, #20, 2021
Top 20, 2018 – 2021
 
Law360
Top 40 Firm for Women Attorneys, firms with 101-250 attorneys, Glass Ceiling Report, 2020
Top 30 Firm for Minority Attorneys, firms with 101-250 Attorneys, Diversity Snapshot, 2020
Best Law Firms for Minority Attorneys, 2015 – 2019
Best Law Firms for Female Attorneys, 2015 – 2018
Best Law Firms for Women and Minority Attorneys, 2018
10 Best Law Firms for Black Attorneys, 2016 
25 Best Law Firms for Black Attorneys, 2015 
50 Best Law Firms for Minority Partners, 2015 

Litigation Counsel of America
Diversity Law Institute Law Firm Diversity Award, 2018 

Minnesota Women Lawyers
Leadership Award, 2017

Minnesota Lawyer
Diversity & Inclusion Award, 2017

Arizona Black Bar 
Excellence in Diversity, 2016

California Minority Counsel Program
Drucilla Stender Ramey Diversity Award, 2015