BakerHostetler Recognized as "Highly Recommended" in BTI's Most Recommended Law Firms 2021

Press Releases / July 22, 2021

CLEVELAND – July 21, 2021 – BakerHostetler is pleased to announce that the firm was recognized as “Highly Recommended” in The BTI Most Recommended Law Firms 2021 report compiled by BTI Consulting Group, Inc. The report highlights the law firms that legal decision makers recommend above all others.

BakerHostetler was among just 21 law firms ranked in the “Highly Recommended” category, the second highest rating a firm can achieve. Firms in this category, “… provide superior client service, demonstrating a culture driven by client focus and understanding clients’ business.”

“BakerHostetler garnered more recommendations than our prior survey despite a pandemic and complete change in client expectations between the two surveys,” says Michael B. Rynowecer, President of The BTI Consulting Group, who directs the survey. “The back-to-back improvement demands strong client service skills and ability to act decisively when it comes to clients,” he continues.

BTI’s Most Recommended Law Firms 2021 draws on data collected in BTI’s ongoing Annual Survey of General Counsel. The report is based on responses from more than 350 top legal decision makers surveyed between April 2020 and June 2021.

The full BTI Most Recommended Law Firms 2021 report can be found here.


About BakerHostetler

Recognized as one of the top firms for client service, BakerHostetler is a leading law firm that helps clients around the world address their most complex and critical business and regulatory issues. With six core practice groups – business, digital assets and data management, intellectual property, labor and employment, litigation and tax – the firm has nearly 1,000 lawyers located coast to coast. For more information, visit

About The BTI Consulting Group

Founded in 1989, BTI performs research in 42 countries and improves performance for clients on five continents. BTI clients range from small partnerships to Fortune 10 organizations—and virtually everything in between. BTI works with market leaders in major professions including: Law, Accounting, Engineering, Management Consulting, Technology Consulting, Economic Consulting, Environmental Consulting, Design and Private Equity.


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