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"AV" Rating by Martindale-Hubbell

More Super Lawyers and Super Lawyer Rising Stars than any other NYC Real Estate Law Firm with less than 30 attys

Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. selected as "Best Law Firm" by U.S. News and World Report

Selected by Chambers and Partners as a leading Real Estate Lawyer for Chambers, USA

Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Named to the 92nd Edition of the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers (2008)
    Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. has been named to the 92nd Edition of the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. The Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register is limited to only the most distinguished law practices. For over 90 years, the Bar Register has been a unique guide to the legal community’s most eminent professionals. It includes only those select law practices thathave earned the highest rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory and have been designated by their colleagues as preeminent in their field.

Chambers and Partners Selects Adam Leitman Bailey as a Leading Real Estate Lawyer for its Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers (2009)
    Adam Leitman Bailey has been selected by Chambers & Partners to achieve ranking in “Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business” and has been recognized as one of New York’s leading real estate lawyers. This is one of the highest honors a real estate attorney can achieve in his career. Out of 163,798 lawyers practicing law in New York and hundreds of law firms listed in Chambers, only three firms with less than 30 attorneys in New York have been recognized for Real Estate from 2009 to 2013. In 2013, Bailey was the only real estate litigator chosen from a firm with less than 75 attorneys and was one of only 5 real estate litigators chosen in all of New York. In its annual review and bestowment of the award, Chambers has given the following praise: “Interviewees predict that both his firm and his standing in the marketplace will only continue to grow; and that clients call him “an extraordinary practitioner who gets great results,” saying: “His ability to anticipate things before they happen has opened my eyes.” Adam Leitman Bailey is “a tenacious and confident litigator who is quick-wit- ted in court and respected by the judges.” “Real estate litigation expert Adam Leitman Bailey of Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. is valuable to his clients because “you feel like you have a zealous advocate out there working for you, and you never worry about things when they are in his hands,” “Adam Leitman Bailey of Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. is lauded for his hard work and responsiveness. He is an expert in real estate litigation.” Adam Leitman Bailey of Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. is a real estate litigator who has “catapulted onto the scene.” He has been hired to litigate extremely high-profile cases Sources are highly impressed by his courtroom presence. Chambers and Partners is a highly respected and influential London-based research and publishing company that provides rankings of the leading business lawyers and law firms from around the world. The prestigious guide covers all of the major practice areas at the national level, as well as key specialties within each state. The U.S. national rankings are compiled from the opinions of colleagues and competitors, including general counsel at Fortune 100 companies, high profile entrepreneurs building up their own private corporations and significant purchasers of legal services. Greater weight is given to the opinion of clients, making the guide a truly unbiased resource for the public to evaluate and choose an attorney. Chambers and Partners’ team of 100 highly qualified researchers compile this list each year based on technical legal ability, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, value for money, prompt delivery and other qualities most valued by the client.

New York City’s Best Places to Work (2010)
    Most law firms have profit-sharing only among partners, but 10-year-old Adam Leitman takes a different track. Every staffer at this boutique real estate firm­—including associates, paralegals and janitors‑shares the fruits of its success. To ensure transparency, an independent accountant tabulates the firm’s quarterly earnings. “Everybody sees all year what the bonuses will be,” says founder Adam Leitman Bailey. Alice Davidson, a receptionist, received her bonus after only six months on the job. “It was a pleasant surprise, especially since we’re treated so well generally,” Ms. Davidson notes. The generosity isn’t limited to December bonuses. The firm stands foursquare behind employees in times of personal crisis. When one attorney suffered a heart attack, Adam Leitman not only paid his salary for an extended period but also picked up all medical bills, over and above insurance.

Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Named to the 95th Edition of the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers (2011)
    Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. has been named to the 95th Edition of the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. The Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register is limited to only the most distinguished law practices. For over 90 years, the Bar Register has been a unique guide to the legal community’s most eminent professionals. It includes only those select law practices that have earned the highest rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory and have been designated by their colleagues as preeminent in their field.

New York City’s Best Places to Work (2012)
    Adam Leitman Bailey P.C. has been ranked as one of New York City’s Best Places to Work 2012 by Crain’s Magazine. Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. is one of only three law firms to receive this recognition. This year was more competitive than ever with Crain’s receiving more qualified applicants than any previous year. Out of all the applicants in New York City only 50 were selected to this elite group. Rankings are calculated based on a weighting of employee surveys and employer questionnaires. Results are complied by an independent research partner and then published by Crain’s New York Business. This is the second yearAdam Leitman Bailey, P.C. has been recognized with this honor.

Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Receives Highest Rating From Martindale Hubbell (2014)
    Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. is proud to receive an “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the country’s preeminent lawyer rating service. An “AV” rating signifies a firm that has “achieved the highest levels of professional skill and integrity.” Six attorneys at Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. have received this prestigious honor including Adam Leitman Bailey, John M. Desiderio, Colin Kaufman, Jeffrey Metz.. Less than 14% of attorneys throughout the entire United States are “AV” Rated. Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. is one of four real estate firms with less than 30 attorneys in New York City that has six “AV” Rated attorneys. Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C.’s “AV” rating is based on peer reviews by members of the Bar and Judiciary. That means that the lawyers and judges with whom we work closely feel that we are among the best in the business not only for our legal skills, but also for the honesty and integrity that characterizes Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. “Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings were created in 1887 as an objective tool that would attest to a lawyer’s ability and professional ethics, based on the confidential opinions of other lawyers and judges who have worked with the lawyers they are evaluating,” said Mike Walsh, President and CEO, U.S. Legal Markets at LexisNexis. “The Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings have remained the most prestigious and widely respected lawyer rating system in the world for over a hundred years.”

Best Law Firm (2014)
    BACKAdam Leitman Bailey, P.C. is Only One of Five New York Real Estate Law Firms with Under 30 Attorneys to be Selected as a 2014 “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News and World Report    In 2014, Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. is one of five New York Real Estate Law Firms with under 30 attorneys to be selected as a “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News and World Report Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. is also the only real estate litigation law firm with under 30 attorneys that has received recognition from Chambers and Partners, AV® Martindale-Hubbell rating, Super Lawyers honors, and selection into the Registry of Preeminent Lawyers as well as the American College of Real Estate Lawyers and Best Lawyers. Nine Adam Leitman Bailey P.C. attorneys became part of the New York metro area real estate attorneys to receive Super Lawyer and Super Lawyer Rising Star honors. Law & Politics magazine identified the top 5 percent of attorneys in the New York Metro area based on an independent survey of nearly 90,000 attorneys. Sixty-two percent of the lawyers selected are from firms with more than 75 attorneys. The list was published by the magazine and in a supplement in The New York Times. Law & Politics performs the polling, research and selection of Super Lawyers in a process designed to identify lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selection for Super Lawyers is particularly noteworthy as ballots for the directory are sent to every lawyer in the state who has been licensed to practice for five years or more. The attorneys who made the list were nominated by their peers and were selected based on peer recognition and professional accomplishments including verdicts and settlements, transactions, representative clients, experience, honors, awards, and a blue ribbon panel review and independent research. Fewer than fifteen percent of law firms nationwide receive a U.S. News ranking. The U.S. News and World Report “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

“Best Law Firm” (2015)
    In 2015, Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. is one of five New York Real Estate Law Firms with under 30 attorneys to be selected as a “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News and World Report Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. is also the only real estate litigation law firm with under 30 attorneys that has received recognition from Chambers and Partners, AV® Martindale-Hubbell rating, Super Lawyers honors, and selection into the Registry of Preeminent Lawyers as well as the American College of Real Estate Lawyers and Best Lawyers. Nine Adam Leitman Bailey P.C. attorneys became part of the New York metro area real estate attorneys to receive Super Lawyer and Super Lawyer Rising Star honors. Law & Politics magazine identified the top 5 percent of attorneys in the New York Metro area based on an independent survey of nearly 90,000 attorneys. Sixty-two percent of the lawyers selected are from firms with more than 75 attorneys. The list was published by the magazine and in a supplement in The New York Times. Law & Politics performs the polling, research and selection of Super Lawyers in a process designed to identify lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selection for Super Lawyers is particularly noteworthy as ballots for the directory are sent to every lawyer in the state who has been licensed to practice for five years or more. The attorneys who made the list were nominated by their peers and were selected based on peer recognition and professional accomplishments including verdicts and settlements, transactions, representative clients, experience, honors, awards, and a blue ribbon panel review and independent research. Fewer than fifteen percent of law firms nationwide receive a U.S. News ranking. The U.S. News and World Report “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

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