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SOMS’s White-Collar Criminal Defense and Government Investigations Practice Receives a Band 3 Ranking in the Chambers USA 2024 Guide


JUNE 2024

Schertler Onorato Mead & Sears is pleased to announce that it has been recognized in the Chambers USA 2024 guide as a “Band 3” law firm in the District of Columbia for its white-collar criminal defense and government investigations practice. SOMS is one of ten DC firms that received a Band 3 ranking in this practice area in the 2024 Guide, and it is the only boutique-sized firm in that group. Chambers praised SOMS as a “renowned Washington DC litigation boutique focused on providing top-level representation to clients in white-collar criminal defense cases, as well as during internal and government investigations.” Commentary noted that SOMS “is an excellent firm” with “an exceptional group of lawyers.” SOMS is gratified to receive this prestigious recognition from Chambers and Partners, often referred to as “the gold standard” in law firm and attorney rankings based on the reach and depth of its research process. The 2024 rankings are available here: Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations, District of Columbia, USA | Chambers Rankings.

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