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Six SOM&S Attorneys Are Named to Washingtonian’s “Top Lawyers” List


Washingtonian magazine’s “Top Lawyers” list for 2022 includes six Schertler Onorato Mead & Sears attorneys: David Schertler, Danny Onorato, Chris Mead, Stuart Sears, Robert Trout, and Lisa Hertzer Schertler. All six SOM&S attorneys were named top D.C. lawyers in white-collar criminal defense. Mr. Schertler, Mr. Onorato, and Mr. Sears also were recognized in general criminal defense. Mr. Schertler and Mr. Onorato received additional recognition for whistleblower representations, and Ms. Schertler was recognized for appellate and Supreme Court advocacy. The Washingtonian Top Lawyers list is published biennially and covers 16 practice areas. Listed attorneys are identified both by their peers and through the magazine’s independent research. The Top Lawyers list is available here:Washington, DC’s Top Lawyers – Washingtonian.

Recent News
  • JUNE 2024
  • David Schertler, Danny Onorato, Mark MacDougall, Robert Trout, and Amy Conway-Hatcher Receive Chambers USA 2024 Rankings
  • JUNE 2024
  • SOMS’s White-Collar Criminal Defense and Government Investigations Practice Receives a Band 3 Ranking in the Chambers USA 2024 Guide
  • MAY 2024
  • Chris Mead and Noah Cherry Secure Dismissal With Prejudice Under the Speedy Trial Act for Client Pending Retrial in the District of Maryland
  • MAY 2024
  • Noah Cherry Obtains Probationary Sentence in PPP Loan Fraud Case in the Eastern District of Virginia
  • MARCH 2024
  • Multi-Firm Trial Team Including Mark MacDougall and Paola Pinto Obtains Jury Acquittal of Cambodian Government Official in the Southern District of Florida
  • JANUARY 2024
  • Distinguished White-Collar Defense Attorney and Former Federal Prosecutor Mark J. MacDougall Joins SOMS


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