Fact Sheet

Name: FordHarrison LLP

Year Founded: 1978

Number of Lawyers: over 150

Total Offices: 29

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

Awards and Recognition:

  • Best Lawyers - FordHarrison is pleased to announce that the firm received Tier 1, Tier 2, and Tier 3 rankings in the 2023 Edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers list of “Best Law Firms.” FordHarrison was recognized for Tier 1 at a national level in three practice areas, including, Employment Law – Management (Tier 1), Labor Law – Management (Tier 1), and Litigation – Labor & Employment (Tier 1). The firm also received 29 "Metropolitan First-Tier Rankings" for a variety of practice areas in 13 U.S. cities, nine "Metropolitan Second-Tier Rankings" in eight U.S. cities, and three “Metropolitan Third-Tier Rankings” in three U.S. Cities. In addition to the national recognition, 14 of the firm's offices received “Metropolitan First-Tier Rankings” for a variety of practice areas. They are Atlanta, Berkeley Heights, Chicago, Greenville, Hartford, Jacksonville, Memphis, Miami, Nashville, New York, Orlando, St. Louis, and Tampa. Additionally, our firm is honored to have 54 of our labor, employment, immigration and employee benefits attorneys listed in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America and Memphis partner Frank L. Day, Jr. selected as 2023 Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers in Litigation - Labor and Employment. 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.
  • Chambers and Partners - FordHarrison was among the highest ranked labor and employment law firms in the 2022 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, 11 individual FordHarrison attorneys from across the country were also recognized by Chambers USA.
  • The Legal 500 - FordHarrison has been recognized for its work in three practice areas by Legal 500, including Labor-Management, Labor and Employment Disputes (Including Collective Actions): Defense, and Immigration in the 2022 edition of The Legal 500 United States. The Legal 500 is a guide to commercial law firms in the United States and it conducts extensive research on lawyers it considers, including interviewing clients.
  • BTI Consulting Group - Our commitment to client service has earned the firm a number of recognitions with BTI Consulting Group, the leading provider of strategic market to law and professional services firms that monitors client satisfaction. BTI Client Service All-Stars are recognized by leading General Counsel and legal decision makers for possessing client service that exceeds all others. FordHarrison attorneys Todd S. Aidman, a partner in FordHarrison's Tampa office and Allison Vasquez Saunders, a partner in FordHarrison's Los Angeles office, have been named BTI Client Service All-Stars. Most recently, Todd was named to the BTI Client Service All-Stars Most Viewed by Clients list in 2022.