Washington DC, June 5, 2013 – Patton Boggs LLP is pleased to announce that firm lawyers and practices have been recognized for excellence by The Legal 500 United States 2013, an annual guide to leading law firms, practice groups and individual lawyers throughout the United States.
This year, The Legal 500 recommends the Tax and Financial Services practice and five lawyers from that group. Additionally, John M. Nonna and Larry P. Schiffer, partners in the firm and co-chairs of Patton Boggs’ Insurance and Reinsurance practice, earned the designation “Leading Lawyers” for their work advising insurers.
The Tax and Financial Services practice group at Patton Boggs is described as “up-and-coming” in the area of tax treatment of financial products. The Legal 500 guide also highlights the group’s excellence and experience advising the financial services sector on Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) regulations, and the “innovative nature” of its work.
Partners Micah S. Green, Stephen J. McHale, Donald V. Moorehead, John L. Oberdorfer and Aubrey A. Rothrock earned recommendations for their work in tax and financial services and were listed by name in The Legal 500 practice Tax and Financial Services overview.
For more than 25 years, The Legal 500 has analyzed the capabilities of law firms around the world, through highly objective interviews with individuals having direct knowledge of a firm’s strengths and weaknesses. The result is a resource containing recommendations trusted by individuals around the world as they purchase legal services.