HOUSTON, November 5, 2020 – Crain Caton & James is pleased to announce that it was ranked by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” in 14 practice areas, two national and twelve metropolitan rankings – Houston for 2021.  According to U.S. News, firms included “are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.” We appreciate this vote of confidence from our clients and peers.

See below for the complete listing:

National Rankings

Litigation – Environmental (Tier 2)

Environmental Law (Tier 3)


Metropolitan Rankings – Houston

Tier 1

Environmental Law

Litigation – Environmental

Litigation – Trusts & Estates

Real Estate Law

Trusts & Estates Law


Tier 2

 Commercial Litigation

Litigation – Labor & Employment Law


Tier 3

 Banking and Finance Law

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Employment Law – Management

Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Tax Law