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32 Zuckerman Spaeder LLP Attorneys Recognized in 2015 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America and Two Partners Named “Lawyers of the Year”; Firm Is Top-Listed Nationally for White Collar Criminal Defense

August 26, 2014

Zuckerman Spaeder LLP is pleased to announce that 32 of its attorneys are recognized in the 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Zuckerman Spaeder is the publication’s “Top-Listed” firm for White-Collar Criminal Defense, with 19 attorneys recognized in the category—more any other firm in the country.

Zuckerman Spaeder attorneys are also recognized in 23 other categories, including 16 attorneys in Commercial Litigation and eight attorneys in Bet-the-Company Litigation. In addition, partner Paul Shechtman is named New York City area “Criminal Defense: White-Collar Lawyer of the Year,” while partner Morris "Sandy" Weinberg, Jr. is named Tampa “Bet-the-Company Litigation Lawyer of the Year.”

Zuckerman Spaeder’s Washington, DC office is top-listed locally for Bankruptcy Litigation. The firm’s Tampa office is top-listed locally for White-Collar Criminal Defense.

The following Zuckerman Spaeder attorneys are recognized in the 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America:

Washington, DC 

New York

Tampa

Baltimore

  • Herbert Better: Arbitration, Commercial Litigation, White-Collar Criminal Defense, Mediation, Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • John J. Connolly: Appellate Practice, Commercial Litigation
  • Martin S. Himeles, Jr.: Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, White-Collar Criminal Defense, Securities Litigation
  • Daniel P. Moylan: Commercial Litigation, Legal Malpractice Law—Defendants
  • William J. Murphy: Appellate Practice, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, White-Collar Criminal Defense
  • Robert T. Shaffer: Commercial Litigation, Construction Litigation, Labor and Employment Litigation, Real Estate Litigation
  • Cy Smith: Commercial Litigation, Health Care Law, Legal Malpractice Law—Plaintiffs, ERISA Litigation

The Best Lawyers in America® 2015 is based on a peer-review selection process in which almost 50,000 leading attorneys vote on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. For more information about The Best Lawyers in America, please visit www.bestlawyers.com.

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