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Miller & Chevalier Receives Multiple Practice and Individual Rankings in the 2019 Edition of Chambers USA

Firm Receives First and Only Band 1 Ranking for Government Relations: Specialist Tax Firms

Washington, DC, May 3, 2019 – Miller & Chevalier Chartered today announced that the firm received multiple practice and individual lawyer rankings in the 2019 edition of Chambers USA. The firm was recognized nationally in seven practice areas and in the District of Columbia in three practice areas. There were 23 firm lawyers ranked across those practices.

As in years past, the firm continued to receive high practice and individual lawyer rankings in Tax, Litigation, Corporate Crime & Investigations, FCPA, Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation, ERISA Litigation, and International Trade. In addition, the firm received the first and only Band 1 ranking in a new, separate nationwide Government Relations category for Specialist Tax Firms. Chambers called the firm a "specialist tax boutique regarded as the preeminent firm for tax policy matters" that "boasts enviable experience in dealing with Congress, Treasury, and the IRS."

"We are pleased to have so many of our lawyers and practices consistently recognized year after year and are particularly excited about the new Band 1 Government Relations ranking as a Specialist Tax Firm," said Marc J. Gerson, Chair of Miller & Chevalier. "These accolades demonstrate the trust our valued clients place in us to help resolve their most difficult and sensitive matters." Full rankings and editorial commentary are available here.


Tax – District of Columbia

Recognized lawyers include:

  • Rocco V. Femia
  • Marc J. Gerson
  • Stephen F. Gertzman
  • Lawrence B. Gibbs
  • George A. Hani
  • Alan I. Horowitz
  • Kevin L. Kenworthy
  • Alexander Zakupowsky, Jr.

Tax: Controversy – Nationwide

Recognized lawyers include:

  • George A. Hani
  • Alan I. Horowitz
  • Kevin L. Kenworthy

Tax: Corporate & Finance – Nationwide


Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations – District of Columbia

Recognized lawyers include:

  • Kirby D. Behre
  • Mark Rochon
  • Addy R. Schmitt
  • Andrew T. Wise

Corporate Crime & Investigations

Corporate Crime & Investigations – Nationwide


FCPA – Nationwide

Recognized lawyers include:

  • Kathryn Cameron Atkinson
  • Homer E. Moyer, Jr.
  • Mark Rochon
  • James G. Tillen

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation – District of Columbia

Recognized lawyers include:

  • Elizabeth F. Drake
  • C. Frederick Oliphant, III
  • Anthony G. Provenzano
  • Gary G. Quintiere
  • Erin M. Sweeney

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation – Nationwide

ERISA Litigation

ERISA Litigation – Nationwide

Recognized lawyers include:

  • Anthony F. Shelley

Government: Government Relations

Government: Government Relations – Nationwide – Specialist Tax Firm

Recognized lawyers include:

  • Leonard Bickwit, Jr.
  • Marc J. Gerson

International Trade: Export Controls & Economic Sanctions – Nationwide

Recognized lawyers include:

  • Timothy P. O'Toole

About Chambers & Partners

The Chambers rankings are based on extensive research conducted by Chambers and Partners, a publisher of directories assessing and ranking the world's leading lawyers. Chambers bases its listings solely on outside evaluations of merit. Its researchers investigate law firms and lawyers globally through an exhaustive process of interviewing clients and competitors in major areas of business law.

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


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