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Washingtonian Recognizes Caplin & Drysdale Attorneys Among Washington's Top Lawyers

November 19, 2020, The Washingtonian Magazine

Washingtonian Magazine names five Caplin & Drysdale attorneys as Top Lawyers among the "top legal talent" in Washington, D.C. for the 2020 issue. Megan Wernke is new to the listing this year in the Trust and Estates category.  After being voted on by their local peers Washingtonian Magazine recognizes nearly 1,000 attorneys from 21 practice areas. Being included is a honor seeing that Washington, D.C. area has the largest concentration of lawyers in the country.  


Practice Areas

Scott D. Michel

Christopher S. Rizek

Beth Shapiro Kaufman

Anne J. O'Brien

Megan E. Wernke


Tax Law

Tax Law

Trusts and Estates

Trusts and Estates

Trusts and Estates


About Caplin & Drysdale
Celebrating our 55th Anniversary in 2019, Caplin & Drysdale continues to be a leading provider of 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:
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Washington, DC 20005
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