Chambers USA Ranks 15 Zuckerman Spaeder LLP Attorneys; Recognizes Firm for Five Practice Areas

The 2013 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business recognized 14 Zuckerman Spaeder LLP attorneys, in addition to the firm’s Washington, DC office in the Litigation and Bankruptcy/Restructuring categories; the Tampa office in the White-Collar Crime and Government Investigations category; and the Baltimore office in the General Commercial Litigation category.

In recognizing the firm’s Washington, DC office, Chambers USA said, “This compact yet highly effective D.C. office fields a highly regarded litigation team, which tackles complex civil and commercial litigation, as well as white-collar criminal defense.” The guide highlighted the office’s successful criminal and civil representation of former International Monetary Fund Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn, as well as the firm’s work on behalf of the official committee of unsecured creditors in the high-profile Tribune bankruptcy.

Chambers USA described the firm’s Baltimore office as a “fine litigation group [that] is well versed in complex civil disputes and commercial litigation, and also maintains a fine track record for its class action work.” And in its recognition of the firm’s Tampa office and its white collar practice, Chambers USA highlighted the office’s deep expertise in health care fraud and False Claims Act litigation.

The 14 firm attorneys ranked in 2013 edition of Chambers USA include lawyers in the firm’s Bankruptcy, Civil Litigation, Insurance, Tax Controversy, and White Collar and Investigations practices. The following Zuckerman Spaeder attorneys are individually ranked:


Paula M. Junghans—Tax: Fraud

District of Columbia

Blair G. Brown—White-Collar Crime and Government Investigations
Bruce Goldstein—Bankruptcy/Restructuring
Steven Salky—White-Collar Crime and Government Investigations
William W. Taylor, III—White-Collar Crime and Government Investigations
Roger E. Zuckerman—White-Collar Crime and Government Investigations


Jack E. Fernandez—White-Collar Crime and Government Investigations
Lee Fugate—White-Collar Crime and Government Investigations
Morris “Sandy” Weinberg Jr.—White-Collar Crime and Government Investigations


Martin S. Himeles, Jr.—Litigation: General Commercial
William J. Murphy—Litigation: General Commercial

New York

Steven M. Cohen—White-Collar Crime and Government Investigations
Paul Shechtman—White-Collar Crime and Government Investigations
James Sottile—Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Insurer

Zuckerman Spaeder and its attorneys have regularly been featured in Chambers USA since 2004. Chambers USA conducts interviews and independent research to develop its lists of lawyers and law firms. For more information about Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, please visit