Messner Reeves LLP Named to U.S. News & World Report’s 2024 “Best Companies to Work For: Law Firms”

March 4, 2024
Denver, Colorado

Messner Reeves LLP announces being named one of the “Best Companies to Work For: Law Firms” in the 2024 U.S. News & World Report. This achievement recognizes the firm’s exceptional work environment and status as a highly desirable workplace for staff and lawyers.

Eleanor Deaton Vice President of Human Resources Eleanor Deaton shared, “We are honored to receive this award, and we share this honor with everyone on our team. Maintaining our positive work environment takes everyone’s dedication, trust, and collaboration.”

U.S. News & World Report uses a carefully considered methodology to determine which businesses to list as best places to work. Each employer is rated on core metrics that form the “Employee’s Hierarchy of Needs.” These include quality of pay and benefits; professional development and advancement opportunities; physical and psychological comfort; holistic metrics like belongingness, work-life balance and job flexibility; and company stability. Messner Reeves excels when it comes to each metric.

Messner Reeves LLP began in 1995, and in the decades since the firm has built a diverse practice with an extensive and dedicated client list. Clients are loyal to the firm, as are their employees, many of whom stay with the firm throughout their careers. The firm is fortunate to have law firm members empowered to contribute to the firm’s unique culture. It’s this culture that makes Messner Reeves LLP a leading place to work.

With the “Best Companies to Work For: Law Firms” award, Messner Reeves joins an elite list of leading places to build a long-lasting career in the legal industry, and inclusion is a great honor. Highlighting the firm’s exceptional work environment shows that Messner Reeves is more than just a leading law firm for clients. It’s also a highly desirable place for lawyers to practice law, where all staff are welcomed and encouraged.


Messner Reeves LLP provides fill-service business law guidance for companies facing complex legal issues. With locations throughout the United States, the firm offers services in many areas of law. This includes corporate, environmental, general practice, healthcare, immigration, and intellectual property.

The firm supports clients’ needs, from budding entrepreneurs to Fortune 500 companies. Additionally, they span diverse business models and challenges and function in an array of spaces, from tightly regulated industries meeting strict requirements to cutting-edge start-ups fueled by creativity.

Regardless of business size, industry or need, lawyers at the firm earn clients’ trust. They help clients maximize their business potential with personalized and comprehensive legal strategies.

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