Coppersmith Brockelman, a business law firm in Phoenix, and seven of its lawyers have been recognized in the 2015 edition of Chambers USA, an annual guide to the nation’s best attorneys and legal firms. 

The 20-lawyer firm earned rankings in the Labor & Employment and Health Care practice areas, and individual attorneys were named Leaders in their Field in four areas:

• James J. Belanger: Litigation-White Collar Crime & Government Investigations

• Kent Brockelman: Labor & Employment

• Kimberly A. Fatica: Labor & Employment

• Keith Beauchamp: Litigation-General Commercial

• John DeWulf: Litigation-General Commercial

• Karen Owens: Health Care

• Kristen Rosati: Health Care

“It is an honor to again be included in Chambers USA, as it underscores our focus on providing top-quality services for our clients,said Kent Brockelman, the firm’s managing partner. “We’re very pleased that so many of our partners have been recognized by Chambers, one of the premier guides for evaluating lawyers and the quality of the services they provide.”

The Chambers Guides have been ranking top law firms and lawyers since 1990, and now cover 185 jurisdictions worldwide. A team of 150 full-time editors and researchers conduct in-depth interviews and independent research to develop Chambers’ annual directories. The ranking of Coppersmith Brockelman and the firm’s attorneys in Chambers USA is based on their experience, depth of legal knowledge, effectiveness, ability and client service.

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