Donohue Brown Mathewson & Smyth LLC is delighted to announce that the firm has once again been recognized for excellence in multiple practice areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® for the 10th Edition of “Best Law Firms,” as follows:

· Metropolitan Tier 1- Chicago- Legal Malpractice Law- Defendants

· Metropolitan Tier 1- Chicago- Medical Malpractice Law- Defendants

· Metropolitan Tier 2- Chicago- Appellate Practice

· National Tier 3 – Appellate Practice

DBMS has been honored every year in these national legal industry rankings since “Best Law Firms” awards began in 2010.

U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their fields, and information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. Firms that receive a tier designation reflect the highest level of respect a firm can earn among other leading lawyers and clients from the same communities and practice areas.  Learn more at