June 11, 2020

Venable Attorneys and Practices Recognized in 2020 Edition of Legal 500

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Washington, DC (June 11, 2020) – In the 2020 edition of Legal 500 for the United States, Venable LLP was ranked in 15 practice areas, including Tier 1 in the following two categories: Tax - Not-for-Profit (nonprofit and tax-exempt organizations) and M&A/Corporate and Commercial - M&A: Middle-Market (sub-$500m). In addition, 52 attorneys were ranked and five attorneys were named “Leading Lawyers.”

Following is the full list of ranked practices and recognized attorneys:

Dispute Resolution - Product Liability, Mass Tort and Class Actions - Defense: Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices
Finance - Financial Services Regulation
Government - Government Contracts 
Industry Focus - Energy Regulation: Oil and Gas
Intellectual Property - Patents: Litigation (full coverage)
Intellectual Property - Patents: Prosecution (including re-examination and post-grant proceedings)
Labor and Employment - Employee Benefits, Executive Compensation and Retirement Plans: Design 
M&A/Corporate and Commercial - M&A: Middle-Market (sub-$500m) 
Media, Technology and Telecoms - Advertising and Marketing - Litigation 
Media, Technology and Telecoms - Advertising and Marketing - Transactional and Regulatory
Media, Technology and Telecoms - Cyber Law (including data privacy and data protection)
Media, Technology and Telecoms - Outsourcing 
Media, Technology and Telecom - Technology Transactions 
Real Estate - Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) 
Tax - Not-for-Profit (nonprofit and tax-exempt organizations)


Venable LLP is an American Lawyer Global 100 law firm headquartered in Washington, DC that serves as primary counsel to a worldwide clientele of large and mid-sized organizations, nonprofits, high-net-worth entrepreneurs, and other individuals. With more than 850 professionals across the country, including California, Delaware, Maryland, New York, Virginia, and Washington, DC, the firm strategically advances its clients’ objectives in the U.S. and around the globe. Venable, which is celebrating its 120-year anniversary, advises clients on a broad range of business and regulatory law, legislative affairs, complex litigation, and the full range of intellectual property disciplines. For more information, please visit www.venable.com.