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Carter Conboy Named 2015 Best Law Firm by U.S. News & World Report


Carter Conboy has been selected as a 2015 “Best Law Firm” in America by the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®. This marks the sixth straight year that the firm has been honored as a “Best Law Firm” in the Albany metropolitan area. The U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® specify that firms that are recognized as “Best Law Firms” are among the nation’s best due to a combination of high ratings from clients and peers, quality law practice, and breadth of legal expertise.

The U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® rankings originate from a meticulous process that includes sweeping client evaluations and peer reviews. "For five years, we have combined massive amounts of hard data with peer reviews and client assessments to develop our law firm rankings,” said Steven Naifeh, CEO and Co-Founder of Best Lawyers. “Increasingly, clients tell us that ours are the most thorough, accurate, and helpful rankings of law firms available anywhere.”

Carter Conboy has been recognized as a “Best Law Firm” in the Albany metropolitan area in the following practice areas:

The 2015 “Best Law Firms” rankings were announced just two months after five of Carter Conboy’s lawyers were selected as The Best Lawyers in America® for 2015. Those lawyers are: James C. Blackmore, Edward D. Laird, Jr., John T. Maloney, James A. Resila, and William D. Yoquinto.

U.S. News & World Report will publish the complete “Best Law Firms” rankings in its Legal Issue on December 15, 2014, and have provided the complete list online at

CARTER CONBOY is a Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ peer rated full-service law. Carter Conboy was founded in 1920 and has offices in Albany and Saratoga Springs, New York, serving clients throughout New York, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and New Hampshire. The firm is proud to be a member of premier global network ALFA International and the American Legal & Financial Network (ALFN). For additional information about the firm, visit or contact the firm’s Director of Marketing, Stacy A. Smith, at 518-810-0516 or