Shartsis Friese Ranked Among “Best Law Firms” By U.S. News – Best Lawyers®

San Francisco (November 3, 2022): Shartsis Friese LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has been recognized in the 2023 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings (

National Tier Rankings

Private Funds/Hedge Funds Law – Tier 2
Real Estate Law – Tier 3
Trust & Estates Law – Tier 3

Metropolitan Tier 1 – San Francisco

Bet-the-Company Litigation
Commercial Litigation
Insurance Law
Litigation – Trusts & Estates
Private Funds/Hedge Funds Law
Real Estate Law
Tax Law
Trust & Estates Law

Metropolitan Tier 3 – San Francisco

Criminal Defense: White Collar
Environmental Law

The “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous review process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer reviews from leading attorneys in the field, and information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top five percent of practicing attorneys in the United States. Twenty-five Shartsis Friese lawyers are listed in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Click HERE to view the list.


Shartsis Friese LLP is one of San Francisco’s leading law firms. We are client-focused and solution-driven by design. We specialize in high-quality practice areas that serve the needs of businesses and sophisticated individuals. Our careful growth, minimal turnover and low partner/non-partner ratio are all designed to provide efficient and cost-effective legal services of the highest caliber.