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Bullivant Highly Recommended as a Leading Firm in Chambers USA 2017 Survey

Friday, May 26, 2017

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 (2017). The Chambers guide calls out Bullivant Houser Bailey PC as a firm that "has always provided good customer service while providing a quality product and excellent legal advice" and "is an excellent coverage firm that gives very good advice and has obtained very good results on complex claims." Released May 26, 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 eighth consecutive year, while Sam Ruby makes his second appearance as a recognized practitioner. Clients said in this edition that Downs is a "very good coverage attorney who takes a big-picture approach to his cases and has an economical mindset to matters he handles."

In Oregon, they singled out Doug Houser for his "national litigation practice with noted prowess in the insurance arena, including reinsurance issues. He also offers strength in product liability litigation."




2017 Rank


Douglas Houser

Litigation: General Commercial

Senior Statesman


Andrew Downs

Insurance: Insurer

Band 3


Sam Ruby

Insurance: Insurer

Recognized Practitioner   



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