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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
  • JANUARY 2023
  • David Schertler, Danny Onorato, Lisa Schertler, and Tara Tighe Successfully Defend Retired Marine Corps General in Criminal FARA Investigation
  • DECEMBER 2022
  • Six SOM&S Attorneys Are Named to Washingtonian’s “Top Lawyers” List
  • NOVEMBER 2022
  • SOM&S Receives Tier Rankings in Five Practice Areas in the 2023 Edition of “Best Law Firms”
  • OCTOBER 2022
  • Stuart Sears and Danny Onorato Win Jury Acquittal in False Statements Prosecution Brought by Special Counsel John Durham in the Eastern District of Virginia
  • SEPTEMBER 2022
  • David Schertler, Danny Onorato, Chris Mead, and Robert Trout Receive Lawyer “Lifetime Achievement” Honor in Washingtonian Magazine
  • AUGUST 2022
  • Danny Onorato Is Named Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year” for Criminal Defense in the Washington, D.C. Area


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