Steptoe Receives 20 Practice, 59 Individual Mentions in Chambers USA 2014

May 23, 2014

(May 23, 2014, Washington, DC) - Steptoe received 20 practice mentions and 59 individual mentions for lawyers in the 2014 edition of Chambers USA.  The prestigious legal guide identifies the leading lawyers and law firm practices based on interviews conducted by Chambers researchers with thousands of lawyers and their clients.

The following Steptoe practices and lawyers are ranked:

Practice Areas

  • Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation (DC)
  • Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation (Nationwide)
  • Energy: Electricity – Regulatory & Litigation (Nationwide)
  • Energy: Oil & Gas – Regulatory & Litigation (Nationwide)
  • ERISA Litigation (Nationwide)
  • FCPA (Nationwide)
  • Government: Government Relations (Nationwide)
  • Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Insurer (Nationwide)
  • Insurance: Insurer (DC)
  • International Trade (Nationwide)
  • International Trade: Intellectual Property – Section 337 (Nationwide)
  • Labor & Employment (Arizona)
  • Leisure & Hospitality (Nationwide)
  • Litigation (DC)
  • Litigation: General Commercial (Arizona)
  • Tax (DC)
  • Tax: Controversy (Nationwide)
  • Tax: Corporate & Finance (Nationwide)
  • Telecom, Broadcast & Satellite (DC)
  • Transportation: Rail (Nationwide)

Individual Lawyers

  • William Abrams – Intellectual Property: Trademark, Copyright & Trade Secrets (California) and Intellectual Property: Patent (California)
  •  Meredith Martin “Mimi” Addy – Intellectual Property (Illinois)
  • Art Bailey – Tax (DC) and Tax Controversy (Nationwide)
  • Stewart Baker – International Trade: CFIUS Experts (Nationwide)
  • Evan Barr – Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations (New York)
  • Floyd Bienstock – Litigation: General Commercial (Arizona)
  • Steve Brose – Energy: Oil & Gas – Regulatory & Litigation (Nationwide)
  • Paul Charlton – Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations (Arizona)
  • Betty Jo Christian – Transportation: Rail (Nationwide)
  • Michelle Cooke – Intellectual Property: Trademark, Copyright & Trade Secrets (California)
  • Dick Cunningham – International Trade: Trade Remedies & Trade Policy (Nationwide)
  • Susan Esserman – International Trade: Trade Remedies & Trade Policy (Nationwide)
  • Ken Ewing – Antitrust (DC) 
  • Cecelia Fanelli – Leisure & Hospitality (Nationwide)
  • Harold Fox – Intellectual Property: Patent Prosecution (DC)
  • Doug Green – Energy: Electricity – Regulatory & Litigation (Nationwide)
  • Brian Heberlig – Litigation: White –Collar Crime & Government Investigations (DC)
  • Stephen Heifetz – International Trade: CFIUS Experts (Nationwide)
  • Toni Ianniello – Insurance: Insurer (DC)
  • Walker Johnson – Tax: Controversy (Nationwide)
  • Larry Katz – Labor & Employment (Arizona)
  • Alice Kipel – International Trade: Intellectual Property – Section 337 (Nationwide)
  • Ed Krauland – International Trade: Export Controls & Economic (Nationwide)
  • Anthony LaRocca – Transportation: Rail (Nationwide)
  • Harry Lee – Insurance: Insurer (DC)
  • Lucinda Low – International Trade: FCPA Experts (Nationwide)
  • Mike McNamara – Litigation: General Commercial (California)
  • Pantelis Michalopoulos – Telecom, Broadcast & Satellite (DC)
  • Michael Miller – Litigation: General Commercial (New York)
  • Mark Moran – International Trade: Trade Remedies & Trade Policy (Nationwide)
  • Jon Neumann – Litigation:  General Commercial (Arizona)
  • Melanie Nussdorf – Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation (DC) and (Nationwide) and ERISA Litigation (Nationwide)
  • Paul Ondrasik – Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation (DC) and ERISA Litigation (Nationwide)
  • Daniel Poynor – Energy: Oil & Gas – Regulatory & Litigation (Nationwide)
  • Stephanie Quincy – Labor & Employment (Arizona)
  • Dave Raskin – Energy: Electricity – Regulatory & Litigation (Nationwide)
  • Steve Reed – Energy: Oil & Gas – Regulatory & Litigation (Nationwide)
  • Larry Riff – Environment (California)
  • Rick Roberts – Energy: Electricity – Regulatory & Litigation (Nationwide)
  • James Rocap III – Insurance: Insurer (DC) and Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Insurer (Nationwide)
  • Steve Ross – Energy: Electricity – Regulatory & Litigation (Nationwide)
  • Charles Schill – International Trade: Intellectual Property – Section 337 (Nationwide)
  • Mark Silverman – Tax (DC)
  • Scott Sinder – Government: Government Relations (Nationwide)
  • Sam Sipe – Transportation: Rail (Nationwide)
  • Roger Warin - Insurance: Insurer (DC) and Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Insurer (Nationwide)
  • Reid Weingarten - Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations (DC) and Litigation: Trial Lawyers (Nationwide)
  • Philip West - Tax (DC)
  • Steven Wheeless - Labor & Employment (Arizona)
  • Matthew Yeo – International Trade:  Trade Remedies & Trade Policy (Nationwide)

About Steptoe

Steptoe & Johnson LLP is an international law firm widely recognized for vigorous advocacy in complex litigation and arbitration, successful representation of clients before governmental agencies, and creative and practical advice in guiding business transactions.  The firm has more than 500 lawyers and other professionals in offices in Beijing, Brussels, Century City, Chicago, London, Los Angeles, New York, Palo Alto, Phoenix and Washington.  For more information, visit www.steptoe.com.