The National League of Renowned Attorneys is an organization of professional attorneys committed to advocating for the utmost and highest standards within the profession. Accordingly, our selection process is rigorous to ensure that only the best attorneys are granted membership.

The National League of Renowned Attorneys (NLRA) strives to promote and advocate the highest standards in the legal profession. Our members are selected as part of a rigorous process designed to strive to only extend membership to attorneys of the highest caliber.


Our extensive review and selection process takes many things into consideration when selecting prospective members, including, but not limited to:


  • Commitment to professionalism and ethics in the practice of law as evidenced by their good standing with the state bar and other criteria;

  • Certifications, specializations, or other expertise as recognized by state bar associations or other notable organizations;

  • Noteworthy verdicts, settlements, or other professional achievements;

  • Nominations from members of our selections committee, individual renowned attorneys, and existing members;

  • Membership in other respected legal organizations; and

  • Online and local reputations and rankings as demonstrated by regular attorney ranking processes.

If you know of an attorney who you believe should be nominated for membership in the National League of Renowned Attorneys, you can submit your nomination here:

If you would like to be considered for acceptance into the National League of Renowned Attorneys, you can submit your membership application here: 

NOTE: The NLRA is not a lawyer referral service. Any decision about the hiring of an attorney should be made upon your own individual research and your perception of that attorney's individual qualifications in relation to your need for legal services.