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Fifty Arent Fox Attorneys Recognized Among Nation’s Best by Legal 500 in 2018

The 2018 edition of Legal 500 US has rated 50 Arent Fox LLP attorneys as national leaders in their field. In addition, 18 of the firm’s practice areas were ranked among the best in the country, including new recognition for the firm's Trademark Litigation and White Collar groups.

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:


  • Anthony Lupo

Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation, and Retirement Plans

  • Bill Charyk
  • Quana Jew

ERISA Litigation

  • Alison Andersen
  • Mark Angelov
  • Caroline Turner English
  • Brian Schneider

Health Care

  • Michael Blass
  • Lowell Brown
  • Rachel Hold-Weiss
  • Thomas Jeffry

International Trade

  • Matthew Clark
  • Kay Georgi
  • John Gurley
  • Matthew Nolan
  • Diana Quaia
  • Peter Unger

Land Use/Zoning

  • Frank Petrilli
  • Timothy Tosta

Media & Entertainment

  • Elizabeth Cohen
  • Michael Grow
  • Anthony Lupo
  • Matthew Mills

Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Steven Cohen
  • Amal Dave
  • Richard Gale
  • Jay Halpern

Municipal Bankruptcy

  • George Angelich
  • Mark Angelov
  • David Dubrow
  • Les Jacobowitz


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

Patent Prosecution

  • James Bindseil
  • Craig Gelfound

Real Estate

  • Richard Brand
  • Thomas Castiello
  • Kenneth Jacob
  • Timothy Tosta


  • Richard Brand
  • Maidie Oliveau

Telecoms & Broadcast 

  • Alan Fishel
  • Stephanie Joyce
  • Jeffrey Rummel

Trademarks - Litigation

  • Elizabeth Cohen
  • Ricardo Fischer
  • Michael Grow
  • Anthony Lupo

Trademarks - Non-Contentious

  • Cristina Carvalho
  • Ricardo Fischer
  • Michael Grow
  • Anthony Lupo
  • Matthew Mills
  • Kelli Scheid Smith

White Collar

  • Terree Bowers
  • Robert Capers
  • Scott Peeler
  • Peter Zeidenberg

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.

About ArentFox Schiff
Founded in 1942, Arent Fox is internationally recognized in core practice areas where business and the law intersect. With more than 400 lawyers, the firm provides strategic legal counsel and multidisciplinary solutions to a global roster of corporations, governments, and trade associations. The firm has offices in Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, and Washington, DC.


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