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The Best Lawyers in America 2009 Ranks Caplin & Drysdale as #1 in Tax Law

October 1, 2008

The Best Lawyers of America 2009 ranked Caplin & Drysdale as #1 in the District of Columbia in Tax Law. 12 other attorneys, selected through peer nominations, were recognized as leaders in their specialties. Four attorneys have been listed in Best Lawyers for at least 10-20 years. Best Lawyers has been considered an outstanding guide to legal counsel, compiling lists of attorneys who are preeminent in their respective fields.

The 12 Caplin & Drysdale attorneys are listed below:

Elihu Inselbuch - Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law and Commercial Litigation

Beth S. Kaufman - Trusts and Estates

Patricia G. Lewis - Tax Law

Scott D. Michel - Tax Law

Cono R. Namorato* - Tax Law

Marcus S. Owens - Tax Law

Christopher S. Rizek - Tax Law

H. David Rosenbloom** - Tax Law

Richard W. Skillman - Employee Benefits Law and Tax Law

Richard E. Timbie - Tax Law

Thomas A. Troyer** - Tax Law

David N. Webster* - Commercial Litigation, Legal Malpractice Law, Personal Injury Litigation, Product Liability Litigation and White-Collar Criminal Defense

* Lawyers who have been listed in Best Lawyers for at least 10 years
** Lawyers who have been listed in Best Lawyers for at least 20 years


About Caplin & Drysdale
Having celebrated our 50th Anniversary in 2014, Caplin & Drysdale continues to be a leading provider of legal services to corporations, individuals, and nonprofits throughout the United States and around the world. We are also privileged to serve as legal advisors to accounting firms, financial institutions, law firms, and other professional services organizations.

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.

With offices in New York City and Washington, D.C., Caplin & Drysdale's core practice areas include:
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