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Cairncross & Hempelmann attorneys are focused on ensuring that clients receive not only the most cost-effective and efficient legal protections for our clients, but also appropriate business solutions.  Our focus is always to provide practical, thoughtful advice and help our clients reach their goals.  We also place high value on our workplace culture and professional development for all employees.

The firm and our attorneys are regularly recognized by leading legal ranking organizations and publications, including the following.

Chambers USA is a prestigious annual guide that ranks the leading law firms and attorneys in the United States.  In 2020, four CH& practice areas and nine CH& attorneys were recognized by Chambers USA for technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, and commitment.

Best Lawyers in America reviews attorneys on the basis of professional expertise and conducts a detailed authentication process.  In 2020, 11 CH& attorneys were recognized for their commitment to client service and legal expertise.

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.  In 2019, 15 CH& attorneys were recognized for their professional achievements.

US News and Best Lawyers join together annually to rank Best Law Firms.  In 2020, CH& received national rankings for 3 practice areas and regional rankings for 11 practice areas.  Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

CH& has been recognized on the Puget Sound Business Journal’s Best Workplaces list many times.  This recognition acknowledges the firm’s commitment to workplace culture and professional development for all employees.