33 Zuckerman Spaeder Attorneys Recognized in 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America; Three Partners Named “Lawyer of the Year”; Two Associates Recognized as “Ones to Watch”

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Zuckerman Spaeder LLP is pleased to announce that 33 of its attorneys are recognized in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. As part of this recognition, three attorneys were named “Lawyer of the Year”: John J. Connolly for Appellate Practice, Jack E. Fernandez for Health Care Litigation, and Mark W. Foster for Professional Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs. Two associates were also recognized as “Ones to Watch”: Devon Galloway for Commercial Litigation and Anthony M. Ruiz for Securities Litigation. This is a new recognition given to attorneys “who are earlier in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States.”

Zuckerman Spaeder attorneys are recognized in a total of 21 categories, including 19 attorneys in Criminal Defense: White-Collar, 17 attorneys in Commercial Litigation, and six attorneys in Bet-the-Company Litigation.

The following Zuckerman Spaeder attorneys are recognized in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America:

Washington, DC 

  • Dwight P. Bostwick: Commercial Litigation; Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Blair G. Brown: Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Graeme W. Bush: Commercial Litigation; Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants; Litigation – Bankruptcy; Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy); Litigation - Securities
  • Eric R. Delinsky: Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Catherine S. Duval: Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Jon R. Fetterolf: Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Mark W. Foster: Commercial Litigation; Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law; Litigation – Trusts and Estates; Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants; Professional Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs
  • Aitan D. Goelman: Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Paula M. Junghans: Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Peter R. Kolker: Litigation - Real Estate
  • Carl S. Kravitz: Commercial Litigation; Litigation - Securities
  • Alexandra W. Miller: FDA Law
  • Anthony M. Ruiz: Securities Litigation ("Ones to Watch")
  • William B. Schultz: FDA Law
  • Michael R. Smith: Native American Law
  • William W. Taylor III: Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Marshall S. Wolff: Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Roger E. Zuckerman: Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Criminal Defense: White-Collar 

Baltimore, MD 

  • Gregg L. Bernstein: Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Herbert Better: Arbitration; Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Criminal Defense: White-Collar; Mediation
  • John J. Connolly: Appellate Practice; Commercial Litigation
  • Martin S. Himeles, Jr.: Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Criminal Defense: White-Collar; Litigation – Securities
  • Daniel P. Moylan: Commercial Litigation; Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • William J. Murphy: Appellate Practice; Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Criminal Defense: White-Collar; Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law; Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Conor O'Croinin: Commercial Litigation
  • Cyril V. Smith: Commercial Litigation; Health Care Law; Legal Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs; Litigation - ERISA

New York, NY

  • Devon Galloway: Commercial Litigation ("Ones to Watch")
  • Shawn P. Naunton: Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Tampa, FL 

  • Nathan M. Berman: Commercial Litigation; Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Jack E. Fernandez: Commercial Litigation; Criminal Defense: White-Collar; Litigation - Health Care; Qui Tam Law
  • Marcos E. Hasbun: Commercial Litigation; Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Sara Alpert Lawson: Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Morris Weinberg, Jr: Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Criminal Defense: White-Collar; Litigation – Securities; Qui Tam Law 

The Best Lawyers in America® 2021 is based on a peer-review selection process in which tens of thousands of 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.