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Caplin & Drysdale Earns Top Ranking in 2021 "Best Lawyers in America"
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Caplin & Drysdale Earns Top Ranking in 2021 "Best Lawyers in America"

Date: 8/20/2020

Twenty-one Caplin & Drysdale's attorneys have earned a spot in the 2021 publication of Best Lawyers In America©. Moreover, Douglas N. Varley and Richard W. Skillman have both been named “Lawyer of the Year" an honor which is awarded to the attorneys with the highest overall peer-feedback for each specific practice area and geographic region. Also making their appearance on the list for the first time is Peter A Barnes and Charles M. Ruchelman from the Washington, D.C. office and Zhanna A. Ziering from the New York City office. Best Lawyers In America© is published by U.S. News & World Report, the ranking is a useful guide for businesses and wealthy individuals seeking legal counsel.

Caplin & Drysdale attorneys recognized with a listing include (* indicates attorneys listed for ten years or more):

Attorney

Practice

Location

J. Clark Armitage

Tax Law

Washington, DC

Peter A. Barnes

Tax Law

Washington, DC

Steven P. Hannes*

Litigation and Controversy – Tax
Tax Law

Washington, DC

Beth Shapiro Kaufman*

Trusts and Estates

Washington, DC

William M. Klimon

Nonprofit / Charities Law

Washington, DC

Patricia Gimbel Lewis*

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Litigation and Controversy – Tax
Tax Law

Washington, DC

Jeffrey A. Liesemer*

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights
Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Litigation – Bankruptcy

Washington, DC

Kevin C. Maclay

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights
Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Washington, DC

Mark E. Matthews

Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Washington, DC

Scott D. Michel*

Criminal Defense: White-Collar
Litigation and Controversy – Tax
Tax Law

Washington, DC

Cono R. Namorato*

Criminal Defense: White-Collar
Litigation and Controversy – Tax
Tax Law

Washington, DC

Anne J. O'Brien*

Trusts and Estates

Washington, DC

Trevor Potter

Government Relations Practice

Washington, DC

Christopher S. Rizek*

Litigation and Controversy – Tax
Tax Law

Washington, DC

Charles M. Ruchelman

Litigation and Controversy – Tax

Washington, DC

H. David Rosenbloom*

Litigation and Controversy – Tax
Tax Law

Washington, DC

Richard W. Skillman*

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Litigation and Controversy – Tax
Tax Law

Washington, DC

Walter B. Slocombe*

Litigation and Controversy – Tax
Tax Law

Washington, DC

Stafford C. Smiley

Trusts and Estates
Tax Law

Washington, DC

Douglas N. Varley

Nonprofit / Charities Law

Washington, DC

Zhanna A. Ziering

Litigation and Controversy – Tax

New York, NY

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