Steptoe Receives 17 Practice, 47 Individual Mentions in Legal 500 US 2012

June 18, 2012

Steptoe has received 17 practice mentions and 47 individual mentions in the 2012 edition of The Legal 500 United States.  In addition, Richard Cunningham, Suzanne Ross McDowell, Mark Moran, Paul Ondrasik, Steven Ross, Roger Warin, and Reid Weingarten have been named "Leading Lawyers" in their fields.  The Legal 500 series, now in its 25th year, is believed to be the world's largest legal referral guide.  This year, more than 250,000 in-house counsel and lawyers around the world have been surveyed and interviewed.  The Legal 500 is an independent guide, and firms and individuals are recommended purely on merit.

The following Steptoe practices are recommended:

  • Energy: Litigation
  • Energy: Regulatory
  • Finance: Not-for-Profit
  • Insurance: Advice to Insurers
  • Insurance: Advice to Insurers – Reinsurance
  • Intellectual Property: Patent litigation – International Trade Commission
  • Labor & Employment: ERISA Litigation
  • Labor & Employment: Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation
  • Litigation: International Trade
  • Litigation: Leading Trial Lawyers
  • Litigation: White-Collar Criminal Defense
  • Media, Technology & Telecoms: Telecoms and Broadcast – Regulatory
  • Media, Technology & Telecoms: Telecoms and Broadcast – Transactional
  • Tax: Domestic Tax – East Coast
  • Tax: Domestic Tax – West Coast
  • Tax: International
  • Tax: Controversy

The following Steptoe lawyers are recommended or mentioned in the guide:

  • Arthur Bailey
  • Steven Brose
  • John Caracappa
  • Timothy Columbus
  • Thomas Contois
  • Richard Cunningham – Leading Lawyer
  • Pat Derdenger
  • Matthew Gaul
  • Jose Gonzalez-Magaz
  • Doug Green
  • Brian Heberlig
  • Morgan Hodgson
  • Antonia Ianniello
  • J. Walker Johnson
  • Alice Alexandra Kipel
  • Harry Lee
  • Matthew Lerner
  • Lucinda Low
  • Alexis MacIvor
  • Edward Mackiewicz
  • Philip Malet
  • Alfred Mamlet
  • Suzanne Ross McDowell – Leading Lawyer
  • Patrick Menasco
  • Pantelis Michalopoulos
  • Anne Moran
  • Mark Moran – Leading Lawyer
  • Melanie Nussdorf
  • Paul Ondrasik – Leading Lawyer
  • Daniel Poynor
  • Jeffrey Pryce
  • David Raskin
  • Meredith Rathbone
  • Steven Reed
  • Richard Roberts
  • James Rocap III
  • Steven Ross – Leading Lawyer
  • Charles Schill
  • Eric Serron
  • Mark Silverman
  • Thomas Trendl
  • Roger Warin – Leading Lawyer
  • Reid Weingarten – Leading Lawyer
  • Don Wellington
  • Philip West
  • Catherine Wilkinson
  • Matthew Yeo

Read more on the recommendations in The Legal 500 United States.

For more information on Steptoe's presence in the professional community, see the Honors & Rankings page.