Meagher & Geer is pleased to announce that we have received a ranking in the 2013 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. The firm is recognized in Minnesota in the category Litigation: General Commercial, including Appellate:

“This litigation boutique is particularly noted for its strength in insurance defense and insurance coverage disputes, and is much admired for its appellate practice.”

Meagher & Geer partners Chuck Spevacek and Bill Hart are singled out as Key Individuals in the Litigation and Appellate practice areas. Chuck is the co-head of the firm’s Insurance practice group, and Bill heads the Appellate group:

William Hart is widely regarded as an “excellent appellate lawyer.” He … recently represented the Good Samaritan Society in a case relating to the alleged abuse of nursing home residents.

Charles Spevacek is an insurance coverage specialist. Clients are “impressed with his ability to simplify the complex and to communicate persuasively orally and in writing,” with one adding: “He was integral to us coming up with a successful strategy.”

Chambers USA is an annual guide ranking attorneys and law firms based on in-depth research and interviews with clients, attorneys and corporate counsel. Chambers ranks leading firms and lawyers in an extensive range of practice areas throughout America. The research is in-depth and client focused and the guide is read by industry-leading companies and organizations throughout the US and worldwide. It is also widely used by firms in all states for referral purposes.

Click here to go to Meagher & Geer’s Chambers Profile.

Established in Minneapolis in 1929, the law firm of Meagher & Geer has earned a reputation as one of the leading litigation defense firms in the Upper Midwest. We serve clients nationwide from our offices in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Phoenix, Arizona.

The firm’s 80 lawyers/litigators offer a wide range of legal services to businesses of all sizes, public entities, non-profit organizations, and individuals. Our practice areas include insurance coverage, commercial litigation, professional liability, products liability, mass tort/toxic tort, catastrophic loss, employment practices, construction, intellectual property, real estate, corporate/business services, securities & financial services and wills, probate, estates & trusts.

Our attorneys are licensed in many states, including Arizona, California, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Virginia, and Wisconsin.