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Six SOMS Attorneys Are Recognized in the 2024 Edition of Best Lawyers in America®


Schertler Onorato Mead & Sears is pleased to announce that six members of the firm have been recognized in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. David Schertler, Danny Onorato, Chris Mead, Bob Trout, and Amy Conway-Hatcher were all recognized in the field of white-collar criminal defense. Mr. Schertler, Mr. Mead, and Mr. Trout received additional recognition for “Bet-the-Company” litigation. Mr. Mead and Mr. Trout were recognized in the field of commercial litigation. Mr. Trout was recognized in securities litigation as well. Completing the firm’s roster, Mr. Schertler, Mr. Onorato, and Stuart Sears were recognized in the field of general practice criminal defense. The Best Lawyers lists are compiled annually based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation process. For the 2024 edition, more than 13.7 million votes were analyzed. Because lawyers are not required or permitted to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. The Best Lawyers in America 2024 listings are available at: Best Lawyers® – Purely Peer Review® | Best Lawyers

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  • JANUARY 2024
  • Distinguished White-Collar Defense Attorney and Former Federal Prosecutor Mark J. MacDougall Joins SOMS
  • NOVEMBER 2023
  • SOMS Receives Tier Rankings in Five Practice Areas in the 2024 Edition of Best Law Firms®
  • AUGUST 2023
  • Six SOMS Attorneys Are Recognized in the 2024 Edition of Best Lawyers in America®
  • JUNE 2023
  • David Schertler, Danny Onorato, Robert Trout, and Amy Conway-Hatcher Receive Chambers USA 2023 Rankings
  • JUNE 2023
  • SOM&S’s White-Collar Criminal Defense and Government Investigations Practice Ascends to a Band 3 Ranking in the Chambers USA 2023 Guide


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