McMonagle Perri: Best Law Firm for Philadelphia Criminal Defense

Best Law Firms 2023

(Philadelphia) – U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers has ranked McMonagle Perri McHugh Mischak Davis as a “Tier 1” firm for General and White-Collar Criminal Defense in Philadelphia in the 2023 Best Law Firms” report.

Firms included in the Best Law Firms list are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. To be eligible for a ranking in Best Law Firms, a firm must first have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes 5% of lawyers practicing in the United States.

Not only has firm founder Brian J. McMonagle been featured in the list annually since 2012, he has also been named the Criminal Defense “Lawyer of the Year” in Philadelphia twice in the last three years. This designation is bestowed to only one lawyer with the highest average of votes in their particular practice and region, indicating a stellar reputation and work ethic. For 2023, only 5,484 lawyers, 0.4% of all practicing lawyers in the country, were presented this award.

Achieving a tiered ranking in Best Law Firms signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. Firms are evaluated via client surveys on expertise, responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, civility, and likelihood of referrals. Data is also collected from Best Lawyers ballots.

Formed in 1995, McMonagle Perri McHugh Mischak Davis is a nationally known criminal defense, personal injury and family law firm based in Philadelphia. The firm consistently litigates high profile cases resulting in acquittals and/or million-dollar awards/settlements. Practice areas include criminal defense, medical malpractice, catastrophic personal injury, family law/divorce, auto/car accidents, motorcycle accidents, workplace accidents truck accidents, and slip and fall/trip and fall accidents. For more information, visit or call (215) 981-0999.