Fact Sheet

Name: FordHarrison LLP

Year Founded: 1978

Number of Lawyers: over 200

Total Offices: 28

  • Atlanta, Georgia (headquarters)
  • Akron/Cleveland, Ohio (Of Counsel Affiliate)
  • Asheville, North Carolina
  • Baltimore, Maryland
  • Berkeley Heights, New Jersey
  • Boston, Massachusetts (Of Counsel Affiliate)
  • Birmingham, Alabama
  • Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Dallas, Texas
  • Hartford, Connecticut 
  • Jacksonville, Florida
  • Los Angeles, California
  • Melbourne, Florida
  • Memphis, Tennessee
  • Miami, Florida
  • Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Nashville, Tennessee
  • New York, New York
  • Orlando, Florida
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Of Counsel Affiliate)
  • San Francisco, California
  • Spartanburg, South Carolina
  • St. Louis, Missouri
  • Tampa, Florida
  • Tysons Corner, Virginia
  • Washington, DC
  • West Palm Beach, Florida

Global Coverage.   FordHarrison is a member of the Ius Laboris worldwide alliance of labor and employment law firms which offers our clients access to more than 1,400 employment lawyers in more than 100 countries. To learn more about Ius Laboris, click here.

Awards and Recognition:

  • Our commitment to client service has earned the firm recognition in BTI's "Litigation Outlook 2017," which ranked FordHarrison in the top 15% of all law firms for employment litigation.  BTI Consulting Group is an organization that monitors client satisfaction for legal services. This listing is based on direct client feedback from more than 330 independent, in-depth interviews with corporate counsel at the world’s largest companies.
  • FordHarrison was named Law Firm of the Year in Litigation – Labor & Employment in the 2017 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms.” FordHarrison is the only firm to receive this recognition for 2017 which makes the award a particularly significant achievement. FordHarrison is pleased to announce that the firm received Tier 1, Tier 2, and Tier 3 rankings in the 2019 Edition of “Best Law Firms.” FordHarrison was recognized at a national level in three practice areas, including, Employment Law – Management (Tier 1), Labor Law – Management (Tier 1), Litigation – Labor & Employment (Tier 1). The firm also received 26 "Metropolitan First-Tier Rankings" for a variety of practice areas in 10 U.S. cities, five "Metropolitan Second-Tier Rankings" in five U.S. cities, and five “Metropolitan Third-Tier Rankings” in five U.S. Cities. In addition to the national recognition, 10 of the firm's offices received “Metropolitan First-Tier Rankings” for a variety of practice areas. They are Atlanta, Chicago, Jacksonville, Memphis, Miami, Nashville, New York City, Orlando, Spartanburg/Greenville, and Tampa. Additionally, our firm is honored to have 46 of our labor, employment, immigration and employee benefits attorneys listed in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Widely regarded as the preeminent referral guide to the legal profession, this publication is the product of peer review and lists the most well-respected and best-qualified attorneys in active practice within the United States.
  • FordHarrison was among the highest ranked labor and employment law firms in the 2019 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business. The firm was recognized nationally for labor and employment as well as in the states of Florida, Georgia, New Jersey, South Carolina and Tennessee. In addition to the state awards, 13 individual FordHarrison attorneys from across the country were also recognized by Chambers USA.