Lawyers, Practices Ranked Highly in the 2016 The Legal 500 US

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    Squire Patton Boggs practices and lawyers were highly ranked in the 2016 edition of The Legal 500: United States, a leading guide to the US legal market. This year's The Legal 500 guide recognized seven practice areas and 22 individual lawyers, with three named as "Leading Lawyers."

    The Legal 500 assesses the strengths of law firms in 106 jurisdictions, based on feedback from 250,000 clients worldwide, submissions from law firms and interviews conducted by a team of researchers.

    The individual lawyers and practice groups recognized are as follows:

    Leading Practices

    Tier 1

    • Government: Government relations
    • M&A/Corporate and Commercial: M&A: Middle Market (sub-$500 million)

    Tier 2

    • Tax: Financial Products

    Tier 3

    • Media, Technology, and Telecoms: Telecoms and Broadcast: Regulatory

    Tier 4

    • Industry Focus: Insurance: Advice to Insurers

    Tier 5

    • Dispute Resolution: White Collar Criminal Defense
    • Finance: Restructuring (including Bankruptcy): Corporate

    Leading Lawyers

    • Daniel G. Berick – M&A: Middle Market
    • John Nonna – Insurance: Advice to Insurers
    • Larry P. Schiffer – Insurance: Advice to Insurers

    Recommended Lawyers

    • Paul C. Besozzi – Telecoms and Broadcast: Regulatory
    • Suman Chakraborty – Insurance: Advice to Insurers
    • Karol K. Denniston – Restructuring (including Bankruptcy)
    • Monica S. Desai – Telecoms and Broadcast: Regulatory
    • Robert B. Kelly – Telecoms and Broadcast: Regulatory
    • Nava Hazan – Restructuring (including Bankruptcy)
    • Nathan Lane – White Collar Criminal Defense
    • Stephen D. Lerner – Restructuring (including Bankruptcy)
    • Joseph P. Markoski – Telecoms and Broadcast: Regulatory
    • Stephen J. McHale – Tax: Financial Products
    • Jonathan J. Nadler – Telecoms and Broadcast: Regulatory
    • Samuel Rosenthal – White Collar Criminal Defense
    • Mark D. Sheridan – Insurance: Advice to Insurers
    • Elliot M. Smith – Restructuring (including Bankruptcy)
    • Robert E. Stup Jr. – Telecoms and Broadcast: Regulatory
    • Nicholas Unkovic – M&A: Middle Market
    • Joseph Walker – White Collar Criminal Defense
    • Benjamin D. Wood – White Collar Criminal Defense
    • Thomas E. Zeno – White Collar Criminal Defense

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