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Best Lawyers in America Lists 18 Caplin & Drysdale Attorneys

August 15, 2016, U.S. News & World Report

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

Beth Kaufman Singled Out as “Lawyer of the Year” for Trusts and Estates in D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C.—August 15, 2016: Prominent lawyers from across the nation named 18 Caplin & Drysdale attorneys for inclusion in the 2017 edition of Best Lawyers In America©Moreover, Firm President Beth Shapiro Kaufman earned the “Lawyer of the Year" honor, awarded to an attorney with the highest overall peer-feedback, for her reputation in Trusts and Estates law in Washington, D.C.  Also making his appearance on the list is Kevin C. Maclay for his advocacy of clients in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Published by U.S. News & World Report, the ranking is a useful guide for businesses and wealthy individuals seeking legal counsel. Caplin & Drysdale lawyers recognized with a listing include:






Trusts and Estates
−        Beth Shapiro Kaufman (Washington, D.C.)
−        Anne J. O'Brien (Washington, D.C.)
−        Michael G. Pfeifer (Washington, D.C.)
−        Stafford C. Smiley (Washington, D.C.)

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law / Litigation- Bankruptcy
−        Elihu Inselbuch (New York, NY)
−        Jeffrey A. Liesemer (Washington, D.C.)

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
−        Kevin C. Maclay (Washington, D.C.)

Criminal Defense: White-Collar
−        Mark E. Matthews (Washington, D.C.)
−        Scott D. Michel (Washington, D.C.)
−        Cono R. Namorato (Washington, D.C.)

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
−        Patricia Gimbel Lewis (Washington, D.C.)
−        Richard W. Skillman (Washington, D.C.)

Government Relations Practice
−        Trevor Potter (Washington, D.C.)

Litigation and Controversy – Tax
−        Mortimer M. Caplin, (Washington, D.C.) 
−        Patricia Gimbel Lewis (Washington, D.C.) 
−        Scott D. Michel (Washington, D.C.)
−        Cono R. Namorato (Washington, D.C.)
−        Christopher S. Rizek (Washington, D.C.)
−        H. David Rosenbloom (Washington, D.C.) 
−        Richard W. Skillman (Washington, D.C.)
−        Walter B. Slocombe (Washington, D.C.)

Nonprofit / Charities Law
−        Douglas N. Varley (Washington, D.C.)

Tax Law 
−        Mortimer M. Caplin (Washington, D.C.) 
−        Patricia Gimbel Lewis (Washington, D.C.) 
−        Scott D. Michel (Washington, D.C.)
−        Cono R. Namorato (Washington, D.C.) 
−        Michael G. Pfeifer (Washington, D.C.)
−        Christopher S. Rizek (Washington, D.C.)
−        H. David Rosenbloom (Washington, D.C.) 
−        Richard W. Skillman (Washington, D.C.)
−        Walter B. Slocombe (Washington, D.C.) 
−        Stafford C. Smiley (Washington, D.C.)

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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
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21st Floor 
New York, NY 10022
212.379.6000

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