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19 Caplin & Drysdale Attorneys Achieve Best Lawyers in America Ranking

October 21, 2013, U.S. News & World Report

The Firm's Attorneys Continue to Earn Honors from the Legal Community

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Sheryl K. Miller202.862.7857 / smiller@capdale.com

Washington, D.C.—October 21, 2013:  Caplin & Drysdale is pleased to announce that 19 of the firm's attorneys have been recognized with a listing in the 20th edition of The Best Lawyers in America.  The ranking, published by U.S. News & World Report, reflects the ongoing respect and high-regard Caplin & Drysdale attorneys have earned from their peers in the legal sector.  Firm President Scott D. Michel remarked, "To have half of our senior attorneys acknowledged by our peers as some of the top practitioners in the country is a great honor.  It reinforces our mission to continuously provide a high level of service to our clients and colleagues around the world." The Best Lawyers in America captures a consensus of opinions from leading lawyers concerning the professional ability of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice. 

New York, NY
Elihu Inselbuch

- Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
- Litigation - Bankruptcy 

Washington, D.C.
Joseph M. Birkenstock - Government Relations Practice
Mortimer M. Caplin - Litigation and Controversy - Tax
- Tax Law
Kirk L. Jowers - Government Relations Practice
Beth Shapiro Kaufman - Trusts and Estates
Patricia Gimbel Lewis - Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
- Litigation and Controversy - Tax
- Tax Law
Jeffrey A. Liesemer - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
- Litigation - Bankruptcy
Peter Van N. Lockwood - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
- Commercial Litigation
- Corporate Law
- Litigation - Bankruptcy
Scott D. Michel - Criminal Defense: White-Collar
- Litigation and Controversy - Tax
- Tax Law
Cono R. Namorato - Criminal Defense: White-Collar
- Litigation and Controversy - Tax
- Tax Law
Marcus S. Owens - Nonprofit / Charities Law
- Tax Law
Michael G. Pfeifer - Tax Law
- Trusts and Estates

Trevor Potter

- Government Relations Practice
Christopher S. Rizek - Litigation and Controversy - Tax
- Tax Law
H. David Rosenbloom - Litigation and Controversy - Tax
- Tax Law
Richard W. Skillman - Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
- Litigation and Controversy - Tax
- Tax Law
Walter B. Slocombe - Litigation and Controversy - Tax
- Tax Law
Stafford C. Smiley - Tax Law
- Trusts and Estates
Douglas N. Varley - Nonprofit / Charities Law

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About Caplin & Drysdale
Since 1964, Caplin & Drysdale has been a leading provider of tax, tax controversy, and related legal services to individuals and corporations throughout the United States and around the world. With offices in Washington, D.C., and New York City, the firm also provides counseling on matters relating to bankruptcy, creditors' rights, political activity, exempt organizations, complex litigation, employee benefits, private client services, corporate law, and white collar defense.  For more information, please visit us at www.caplindrysdale.com.

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All Rights Reserved.

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About Caplin & Drysdale
Having celebrated our 50th Anniversary in 2014, Caplin & Drysdale continues to be a leading provider of tax, tax controversy, and litigation legal services to corporations, individuals, and nonprofits throughout the United States and around the world. We are also privileged to serve as legal advisors to accounting firms, financial institutions, law firms, and other professional services organizations.

The firm's reputation over the years has earned us the trust and respect of clients, industry peers, and government agencies. Moreover, clients rely on our broad knowledge of the law and our keen insights into their business concerns and personal interests. Our lawyers' strong tactical and problem-solving skills - combined with substantial experience handling a variety of complex, high stakes, matters in a boutique environment - make us one the nation's most distinctive law firms.

With offices in New York City and Washington, D.C., Caplin & Drysdale's core practice areas include:

-Bankruptcy
-Business, Investment & Transactional Tax
-Complex Litigation
-Corporate Law
-Employee Benefits
-Exempt Organizations
-International Tax
-Political Law
-Private Client
-Tax Controversies
-Tax Litigation
-White Collar Defense

For more information, please visit us at www.caplindrysdale.com.

Washington, DC Office:
One Thomas Circle, NW
Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20005
202.862.5000
        New York, NY Office:
600 Lexington Avenue
21st Floor 
New York, NY 10022
212.379.6000

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Disclaimer
This communication does not provide legal advice, nor does it create an attorney-client relationship with you or any other reader. If you require legal guidance in any specific situation, you should engage a qualified lawyer for that purpose. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.

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It is possible that under the laws, rules, or regulations of certain jurisdictions, this may be construed as an advertisement or solicitation.

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