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Bullivant Highly Recommended as a Leading Firm in Chambers USA 2016 Survey

Friday, May 27, 2016

Bullivant attorneys Douglas Houser, Andrew Downs, and Sam Ruby are recognized as leaders in the areas of commercial litigation and insurance law according to the latest edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2016). The Chambers guide calls out Bullivant Houser Bailey PC as a firm that "brings a practical approach to litigation" and delivers "good, fast, objective service." Released May 27, the guide showcases the proficiency of the nation's attorneys across a variety of practice areas.

In California, Andrew Downs continues to be identified as a key individual for the seventh consecutive year, while Sam Ruby makes his first appearance as a recognized practitioner. Clients said in this edition that Downs is "very good at negotiations when it comes to complex matters," and speak positively about his ability to get favorable results.

In Oregon, they singled out Doug Houser as a "deeply experienced practitioner who focuses [on] complex commercial disputes."




2016 Rank


Douglas Houser

Litigation: General Commercial

Senior Statesman


Andrew Downs

Insurance: Insurer

Band 3


Sam Ruby

Insurance: Insurer

Notable Practitioner   



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