Capes Sokol Recognized in 2020 U.S. News “Best Law Firms”

Capes Sokol is pleased to announce that it has been ranked as a Tier 1 law firm in the St. Louis Metropolitan area in the following practice areas:

  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Copyright Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Entertainment Law – Music
  • Litigation – First Amendment
  • Litigation and Controversy – Tax
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law

The firm is also highly ranked in the following additional practice areas: Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law; Corporate Law; First Amendment Law; Litigation – Intellectual Property; Media Law; Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs; Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs; Banking and Finance Law; and Real Estate Law.

Thirteen attorneys at Capes Sokol were named to the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America in a collective nineteen Best Lawyers practice areas. In addition, Best Lawyers® recognized Michael A. Kahn, Senior Counsel at Capes Sokol, as the 2020 “Lawyer of the Year” for Copyright Law in the St. Louis area.


The 2020 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” includes rankings in 75 national practice areas and 127 Metropolitan-based practice areas. Firms included in the “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with impressive ratings from clients and peers.  To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed for that location and specialty in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top 4 percent of practicing attorneys in the U.S.


Capes Sokol is a St. Louis-based law firm focusing on business, commercial and intellectual property and product liability litigation; white collar and other criminal defense matters; tax litigation and controversy; corporate and real estate matters; and tax and estate planning.

Capes Sokol is located at Pierre Laclede Center, 7701 Forsyth Boulevard, Twelfth Floor, St. Louis (Clayton), Missouri 63105. Phone: 314.721.7701. Website:

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