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National Law Journal Recognizes IMS in Nine Categories of 2021 "Best of Midwest" Award Nominations


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 4, 2021

Pensacola, Fla.| The National Law Journal announced the start of reader voting today for the 2021 “Best Of Midwest” awards. The publication has named IMS Expert Consulting & Services as a nominee in nine categories.

Each year, winners and a comprehensive set of rankings of top service providers are identified and announced by The National Law Journal through the “Best Of Midwest” annual reader awards. The methodology for the awards nominee includes identification across key categories of service providers, tools, and legal industry resources serving the Midwest legal community, including Chicago, Minneapolis, Detroit, St. Louis, Kansas City, Cleveland, Cincinnati, and Indianapolis.

Nominations and feedback from the region’s attorneys, judges, law firm officers, in-house counsel, and other industry readers shape the annual rankings and winners list. Following a period of analysis, after the reader survey closes, The National Law Journal releases the year’s winners and a comprehensive set of industry-wide rankings in a June feature.

The rankings are designed to help practitioners and those throughout the Midwestern legal community identify and select the best vendors and partners to meet their own and their clients’ needs.

Winners of the 2021 “Best Of Midwest” awards will be announced in a special feature of The National Law Journal, along with a ranking of the top partners, vendors, tools, and service providers from a range of categories.

IMS Consulting & Expert Services is nominated in the 2021 “Best Of Midwest” award categories for:

  • Best End-to-End Litigation Consulting
  • Best Litigation Dispute Advisory Services
  • Best Global Risk & Investigations Consulting
  • Best Intellectual Property Litigation Consulting
  • Best Cybersecurity
  • Best Forensic Accounting
  • Best Corporate Investigations
  • Best Expert Witness Provider
  • Best Forensic Experts

Top legal industry publishers have recognized IMS in recent years as an industry leader and reader favorite for the firm’s trusted ability to connect AmLaw 250 and Fortune 500 clients with the trial and expert services needed on more than 20,000 litigation-related matters across every academic and industry discipline.

Most recently, The National Law Journal recognized IMS in six categories of its 2020 “Best Of” awards, Corporate Counsel Magazine named IMS a winner in eight categories of its 2019 “Best Of” awards, and The National Law Review recognized the firm for the three most recent consecutive years in its “Go-To Thought Leader” awards.

The National Law Journal’s readers and other Midwestern region participants can select IMS in this year’s “Best Of Midwest” award survey on questions 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 34, 38, 40, and 42.

More about the 2021 “Best Of Midwest” reader rankings and awards can be found on The National Law Journal's site, and votes can be cast through February 26, 2021, at


About IMS Consulting & Expert Services

IMS Consulting & Expert Services delivers consultative trial and expert services for the most influential global firms. Over nearly three decades and through more than 20,000 cases and well over 1,000 trials, clients have trusted IMS to equip them with the perspective and tools they need to help their clients succeed. With offices in the San Francisco Bay Area, Dallas, Pensacola, and New York, the company provides trial strategy consulting, jury consulting, trial graphics consulting, trial presentation consulting, and expert witness recruitment and management. IMS has earned nine consecutive rankings on the Inc. 5000 list, won recognition by The National Law Journal in six categories of its “Best of 2020” awards, by Corporate Counsel Magazine as winner in eight categories of its “Best of 2019” awards, and as “Go-To Thought Leader” for three consecutive years by The National Law Review. More at

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