Buckingham Named to 2022 Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms® List

(Akron, OH, November 4, 2021) — Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC is pleased to announce that it has been named to the 2022 Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms® List in 33 practice areas in the Akron and Cleveland area. First published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.

“Best Lawyers was founded with the purpose of highlighting the extraordinary accomplishments of those in the legal profession. After three decades, we are proud to continue to serve as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals worldwide,” says Best Lawyers CEO Phillip Greer.

“We are honored to be recognized by Best Lawyers as a Best Law Firm,” states Steve Dimengo, Managing Partner at Buckingham. “I always say we may not be the biggest law firm in the area, but I believe we are the best in our practice areas.”


Below is a list of practice areas that Buckingham has been named for on the Best Law Firms list.


Tier 1 Specialty Location
Metropolitan Tier 1 Banking and Finance Law Akron, OH
Bet-the-Company Litigation Akron, OH
Commercial Litigation Akron, OH
Corporate Law Akron, OH
Criminal Defense – White-Color Akron, OH
. Litigation – Banking & Finance Akron, OH
Litigation ­– Bankruptcy Akron, OH
Litigation — Insurance Akron, OH
Litigation — Tax Akron, OH
Corporate Law Akron, OH
Mergers & Acquisitions Law Akron, OH
Real Estate Law Akron, OH
Tax Law Akron, OH
Trusts & Estate-Law Akron, OH
Litigation – Trusts & Estates Cleveland,  OH
Real Estate Law Cleveland, OH

Metropolitan Tier 2

Criminal Defense: General Practice Akron, OH
Employment Law — Management Akron, OH
Environmental Law Akron, OH
Health Care Law Akron, OH
Litigation – Labor & Employment Akron, OH
Litigation – Patent Akron, OH
Product Liability Litigation – Defendants Akron, OH
Banking and Finance Law Cleveland, OH
Corporate Law Cleveland, OH
Litigation – Real Estate Cleveland, OH
Medical Malpractice — Defendants Cleveland, OH
Trusts & Estates Law Cleveland, OH
Metropolitan Tier 3  

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Akron, OH
Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships) Akron, OH
Labor Law — Management Akron, OH
Litigation – Intellectual Property Akron, OH
Employment Law — Management Cleveland, OH
Personal Injury Litigations — Defendants Cleveland, OH


Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs is a corporate law firm that counsels middle-market executives and business leaders all over Ohio and beyond. Buckingham has served Northeast Ohio for more than 100 years through sophisticated and practical legal services. With more than 60 attorneys in Akron, Canton and Cleveland, Buckingham has extensive experience working with owners of middle-market businesses in all aspects of their operations. Buckingham’s mission is to deliver meaningful experiences through the practice of law, exceed expectations in terms of service, counsel and business sense, and to offer continuous value to the industries, communities and clients they serve. For more information, visit bdblaw.com.