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Caplin & Drysdale Lawyers Earn Best Lawyers Ranking

August 21, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Sheryl K. Miller - 202.862.7857 / smiller@capdale.com

U.S. News & World Report Lists 19 of the Firm's Lawyers

WASHINGTON, D.C.—August 21, 2014: The 21st edition of The Best Lawyers In America© lists nearly 50% of Caplin & Drysdale's senior lawyers from a cross-section of the firm's practice areas. Half of those listed have been ranked in Best Lawyers® for ten or more years. Published by U.S. News & World Report, the ranking surveys top lawyers on the legal acumen of their colleagues in the same region and practice area. "It is a great honor that our professional colleagues have ranked so many of our lawyers among the best," stated Scott D. Michel, President of Caplin & Drysdale. "As the firm celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2014, we continue to uphold the standards of excellence that have served our clients well over the years."

Lawyers recognized with a listing include:

New York, NY
Elihu Inselbuch

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

Washington, DC
Mortimer M. Caplin - Litigation and Controversy - Tax
- Tax Law - Litigation
Kirk L. Jowers - Government Relations Practice - Campaign Finance
Beth Shapiro Kaufman - Trusts and Estates - Estate Planning, Tax
Patricia Gimbel Lewis

- Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
- Employee Benefits
- Litigation and Controversy - Tax
- Tax Law - Controversy, International, Transfer Pricing

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 - Controversy, Criminal, Fraud, Litigation, Tax, Voluntary Disclosure
Cono R. Namorato - Criminal Defense: White-Collar - Tax
- Litigation and Controversy - Tax
- Tax Law - Criminal
Anne J. O'Brien - Trusts and Estates
Marcus S. Owens - Nonprofit / Charities Law - Tax-Exempt Organizations
- Tax Law - Tax-Exempt Organizations
Michael G. Pfeifer - Tax Law - International
- Trusts and Estates - International

Trevor Potter

- Government Relations Practice - Campaign Finance
Christopher S. Rizek - Litigation and Controversy - Tax
- Tax Law - Controversy, Litigation, Tax Disputes
H. David Rosenbloom - Litigation and Controversy - Tax
- Tax Law - Audits, Controversy, FIFRA and Related State Statutes, Income Tax,
   International, Tax Disputes, Tax Treaties, Transactions, Transfer Pricing

Richard W. Skillman
"Lawyer of the Year"

- Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
- Litigation and Controversy – Tax
- Tax Law – Accounting, Corporate, Insurance, Insurance Tax, International
Walter B. Slocombe - Litigation and Controversy - Tax
- Tax Law
Stafford C. Smiley - Tax Law - Corporate, International, Trusts and Estates
Douglas N. Varley - Nonprofit / Charities Law

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About Caplin & Drysdale
Celebrating its 50th anniversary, Caplin & Drysdale is one of the nation's premiere law firms providing legal services to companies, nonprofit organizations, professional service providers, and high-net-worth individuals throughout the United States and around the world. With offices in Washington and New York, the firm offers counseling on a full range of matters relating to tax, tax controversy, bankruptcy, complex litigation, corporate law, creditors' rights, employee benefits, exempt organizations, political activity, private client services, and white collar defense. For more information, please visit us at www.caplindrysdale.com.

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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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All Rights Reserved.