Frantz, McConnell & Seymour, LLP has been ranked in the 2020 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list and regionally in 16 practice areas.

Firms included in the 2020 “Best Law Firms” list 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.

The 2020 Edition of “Best Law Firms” includes rankings in 75 national practice areas and 127 metropolitan-based practice areas. Additionally, one “Law Firm of the Year” was named in each nationally-ranked practice area.

Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity.


Frantz, McConnell & Seymour, LLP received the following rankings in the 2020 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”:

  • Regional Tier 1
    • Knoxville
      • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
      • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
      • Commercial Litigation
      • Construction Law
      • Corporate Law
      • Insurance Law
      • Litigation – Bankruptcy
      • Litigation – Insurance
      • Workers’ Compensation Law – Claimants
      • Workers’ Compensation Law – Employers
  • Regional Tier 2
    • Knoxville
      • Litigation – Construction
      • Litigation – Labor & Employment
      • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants
      • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
      • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  • Regional Tier 3
    • Knoxville
      • Trusts & Estates