Skip to main content

Miller & Chevalier Lawyers Named to 2022 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America®

Washington, DC, August 19, 2021 – Miller & Chevalier Chartered is pleased to announce that 30 firm lawyers were selected as top Washington, DC, practitioners in The Best Lawyers in America 2022, with an additional seven firm lawyers selected as "Ones to Watch." The list includes:

  • Kathryn Cameron Atkinson, Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • William P. Barry, Criminal Defense: White-Collar 
  • Kirby D. Behre, Criminal Defense: White-Collar 
  • James A. Bensfield, Criminal Defense: White-Collar 
  • Leonard Bickwit, Jr., Tax Law 
  • Thomas M. Cryan, Jr., Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Rocco V. Femia, Litigation and Controversy - Tax; Tax Law 
  • James R. Gadwood, Litigation and Controversy - Tax 
  • Theresa S. Gee, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law; Litigation - ERISA 
  • Marc J. Gerson, Government Relations Practice 
  • Lawrence B. Gibbs, Litigation and Controversy - Tax; Tax Law 
  • George A. Hani, Tax Law 
  • Andrew D. Herman, Criminal Defense: White-Collar 
  • Alan I. Horowitz, Litigation and Controversy - Tax 
  • Maria O'Toole Jones, Tax Law 
  • Kevin L. Kenworthy, Tax Law 
  • Homer E. Moyer, Jr., Criminal Defense: White-Collar; International Trade and Finance Law 
  • Dawn E. Murphy-Johnson, Criminal Defense: White-Collar 
  • Timothy P. O'Toole, Criminal Defense: White-Collar 
  • Loren C. Ponds, Tax Law
  • Gary G. Quintiere, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law 
  • Matthew T. Reinhard, Criminal Defense: White-Collar 
  • Michael J. Satin, Criminal Defense: White-Collar 
  • Addy R. Schmitt, Criminal Defense: White-Collar 
  • Anthony F. Shelley, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law 
  • Mary Lou Soller, Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law 
  • Patricia J. Sweeney, Tax Law
  • James G. Tillen, International Trade and Finance Law 
  • Andrew T. Wise, Criminal Defense: White-Collar 
  • Alexander Zakupowsky, Jr., Litigation and Controversy - Tax; Tax Law

Ones to Watch

  • Gregory W. Bates, Corporate Governance and Compliance Law
  • Elizabeth J. Cappiello, Construction Law
  • Nina C. Gupta, Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Maryna Kavaleuskaya, Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Emily M. Kelley, Commercial Litigation
  • Lisandra Ortiz, Litigation and Controversy – Tax; Tax Law
  • Katherine E. Pappas, Criminal Defense: White-Collar

About the Best Lawyers in America®

Best Lawyers® was first published in 1983. Publication research is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 83,000 leading attorneys cast over seven million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas.

About Miller & Chevalier 

Founded in 1920, Miller & Chevalier is a Washington, DC law firm with a global perspective and leading practices in Tax, Litigation, International Law, Employee Benefits (including ERISA), White Collar Defense and Internal Investigations, and Government Affairs. Miller & Chevalier is a top-ranked firm sharply focused on targeted areas that interact with the federal government. Over the past three years, the firm's lawyers have represented more than 40 percent of the Fortune 100, one-quarter of the Fortune 500, and approximately 30 percent of the Global 100. Based in Washington, DC, a significant number of firm lawyers have held senior positions in the U.S. government and have written many of the regulations they currently help clients navigate. For more information on the firm, visit


Laura Miller, Media Relations, Greentarget, 312-252-4104