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Global Law Experts Select Joanne Youn as 2014 Pension Law Attorney of the Year in Washington, D.C.

June 9, 2014, Global Law Experts

Global Law Experts (GLE), an online resource for locating specialist legal advisers, has named Joanne C. Youn "Pension Law - Attorney of the Year in Washington D.C. – 2014." Nominees were judged on client testimonials, key cases from the past 12 months, legal rankings, overall reputation, publication contributions, speaking engagements, and the performance and standing of the lawyer. Over 50,000 responses were received from business directors, in-house legal counsel, independent law firms, high-net-worth individuals, and bar associations. These responses were combined with GLE's own independent research.

About Joanne C. Youn
Joanne C. Youn is a Member in Caplin & Drysdale's Washington, D.C., office, where her practice encompasses all areas of employee benefits law and ERISA. Ms. Youn has significant experience advising clients with regard to the design and administration of tax qualified pension plans, corrective action under the IRS Employee Plans Compliance Resolution System (EPCRS), and fiduciary obligations under U.S. Department of Labor regulations. She has handled numerous projects involving nonqualified deferred compensation plans, the review and drafting of plan documents and executive agreements, and compliance assistance with regard to Code Section 409A and 457A requirements.

Ms. Youn also regularly advises clients with regard to the management of fully insured and self-insured health and welfare plans, including compliance and documentation under PPACA, HIPAA, COBRA and Medicare Part D. Her experience includes counsel to public and private companies regarding employee benefit representations, covenants, diligence and integration related to acquisitions and financings. Her clients include both for-profit and nonprofit organizations.


About Caplin & Drysdale
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The firm's reputation over the years has earned us the trust and respect of clients, industry peers, and government agencies. Moreover, clients rely on our broad knowledge of the law and our keen insights into their business concerns and personal interests. Our lawyers' strong tactical and problem-solving skills -- combined with substantial experience handling a variety of complex, high stakes, matters in a boutique environment -- make us one the nation's most distinctive law firms.

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