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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 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
  • JANUARY 2023
  • David Schertler, Danny Onorato, Lisa Schertler, and Tara Tighe Successfully Defend Retired Marine Corps General in Criminal FARA Investigation


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