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Oliver Maner Recognized in Nine Practice Areas, Included in 2018 “Best Law Firms” List by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers

SAVANNAH, Ga. --  U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, for the eighth consecutive year, announced today the "Best Law Firms" rankings.  Oliver Maner, an award-winning law firm based in Savannah, Ga., is pleased to announce nine of the firm’s practice areas are included in the first-tier rankings of the 2018 “Best Law Firms” list.

Firms included in the 2018 "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.

"U.S. News has decades of experience evaluating key institutions in society—from colleges to hospitals," says Tim Smart, executive editor at U.S. News. "Law firms perform a vital role in American life, and ranking them is a key extension of our overall mission to help individuals and companies alike make important life decisions."

The following practice areas at Oliver Maner were included in this year’s first-tier rankings of the 2018 “Best Law Firms” list:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Mediation
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top 4 percent of practicing attorneys in the U.S. 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 its abilities, its professionalism, and its integrity.


An award-winning, full service law firm, Oliver Maner has been providing superior and cost-effective legal services since 1897. With more than 25 lawyers providing elite legal expertise across a broad and diverse list of practice areas, including a variety of civil litigation and transactional work, Oliver Maner’s record of success and commitment to professionalism and ethics is second to none. For more information, please visit Located at 218 W. State. St. in historic downtown Savannah, Ga., Oliver Maner can also be reached by phone at 912.236.3311 or email at


Kara Ford