49 Arent Fox Attorneys Recognized Among Nation’s Best by Legal 500 in 2019

The 2019 edition of Legal 500 US has rated 49 Arent Fox LLP attorneys as national leaders in their field. In addition, 15 of the firm’s practice areas were ranked among the best in the country.

The prestigious annual guide ranks lawyers and practice areas on national merit based on in-depth interviews with attorneys, clients, and corporate counsel.

The following Arent Fox attorneys and practices were rated as nationwide leaders:

Dispute Resolution: International Trade

  • Regan Alberda
  • Matthew Clark
  • Kay Georgi
  • John Gurley 
  • Marwa Hassoun
  • Matthew Nolan

Finance: Municipal Bankruptcy

  • Mark Angelov
  • David Dubrow
  • Les Jacobowitz

Industry Focus: Health Care: Service Providers

  • Debra Albin-Riley
  • Michael Blass
  • Lowell Brown
  • Jacques Smith
  • Stephanie Trunk

Industry Focus: Sports

  • Richard Brand
  • Robert Capers
  • Glenn Colton
  • Maidie Oliveau
  • Jennifer O’Sullivan

Intellectual Property: Copyright

  • Anthony Lupo

Intellectual Property: Patent Prosecution

  • Richard Berman
  • James Bindseil
  • Wib Chesser
  • Craig Gelfound
  • Richard LaCava

Intellectual Property: Trademarks - Litigation

  • Ricardo Fischer
  • Michael Grow
  • Anthony Lupo

Intellectual Property: Trademarks - Non-Contentious

  • Ricardo Fischer
  • Michael Grow
  • Anthony Lupo
  • Christopher Norton

Labor & Employment: Employee benefits, executive compensation and retirement plans (Design)

  • Bill Charyk
  • Quana Jew

Labor & Employment: Employee benefits, executive compensation and retirement plans (Transactional)

  • Bill Charyk
  • Quana Jew

Labor & Employment: ERISA Litigation

  • Alison Andersen
  • Caroline English

Media and Entertainment: Transactional

  • Anthony Lupo

M&A: Middle Market (Sub $500m)

  • Steven Cohen
  • Amal Dave
  • Jay Halpern


  • Sean Glynn
  • Rick Krainin
  • Richard Newman
  • Davis Sherman

Real Estate: Land Use/Zoning

  • Frank Petrilli
  • Timothy Tosta

Real Estate: Real Estate

  • Richard Brand
  • Thomas Castiello
  • Lewis Goss
  • Kenneth Jacob
  • David Martin
  • Jeffrey Mitchell
  • Kelli Scheid Smith
  • Kimberly Wachen

Legal 500 surveys and interviews more than 250,000 in-house lawyers each year in an effort to rate attorneys and practice areas based on the needs of corporate counsel.

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