June 01, 2023

Chambers USA Releases 2023 Rankings of Venable Attorneys and Practices

87 attorneys and 31 practice groups are ranked at the state and national levels

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Chambers USA has released its 2023 list of law firm practice group and attorney rankings for the United States. This year, 87 Venable attorneys and 31 practice groups were ranked at the state and national levels. This is Chambers USA's twentieth annual survey covering America's leading practices and attorneys.

The following is a list of ranked Venable attorneys and practice groups.


Advertising: Litigation
  • Roger Colaizzi
  • Angel Garganta
Advertising: Transactional & Regulatory
  • Ellen Berge (Up and Coming)
  • Len Gordon
  • Melissa Steinman
Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation)
  • Steven Adducci
  • Richard Powers
  • Greg Wagner
Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Compliance)
  • Andrew Bigart
Food & Beverage: Regulatory & Litigation
  • Angel Garganta
  • Claudia Lewis
  • Barry Blum
  • Nina Greene
  • Michael Joblove
Government Contracts: The Elite
  • Paul Debolt
  • Scott Hommer
  • Diz Locaria
Life Sciences
Leisure & Hospitality
Occupational Safety and Health
  • Ronald Taylor
Political Law
  • Ronald Jacobs
  • Lawrence Norton
  • Janice Ryan (Up and Coming)
Privacy & Data Security: The Elite
  • Emilio Cividanes
  • Stuart Ingis (Eminent Practitioner)
Privacy & Data Security: ADTECH
  • Emilio Cividanes
  • Stuart Ingis (Eminent Practitioner)
  • Michael Signorelli
Product Liability & Mass Torts: The Elite
  • Steve Marshall
  • Bruce Parker
  • Craig Thompson
Product Liability: Pharmaceutical
  • Bruce Parker
REITs: Maryland Counsel
  • Carmen Fonda
  • James Hanks, Jr. (Senior Statespeople)
  • Patricia McGowan
  • Christopher Pate
  • Michael Schiffer
Transportation: Shipping/Maritime, Regulatory
  • Ashley Craig


Media & Entertainment: Litigation
  • Lee Brenner
  • David Fink
  • Michael Garfinkel

District of Columbia

Antitrust: Litigation Specialists
  • Lisa Jose Fales
Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
  • Lisa Tavares
  • Doug Green
Intellectual Property: Patent Prosecution
  • Michele Frank
Intellectual Property: Trademark, Copyright & Trade Secrets
  • Rebecca Liebowitz
  • Andrew Price
  • Linda Zirkelbach
Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations
  • Mark Schamel
Real Estate
  • Joe Creech
  • Robert Gottlieb (Senior Statespeople)
  • Philip Horowitz (Senior Statespeople)
  • Thomas Klanderman
  • Mike Pickett
Technology & Outsourcing
  • William Russell


Bankruptcy Litigation
  • Paul Battista (Star Individual)
  • Allison Day
  • Mariaelena Gayo-Guitian
  • John Genovese
  • Glenn Moses
  • Paul Battista
  • Allison Day


  • Mark Friedlander (Senior Statespeople)
  • Kenneth Roberts
  • Heidi Rowe
  • Thomas Keim
Intellectual Property
  • Adam Kelly


  • Laura Bouyea
  • Gregory Cross
  • John Prisbe
  • Carmen Fonda
  • James Hanks, Jr. (Senior Statespeople)
  • Patricia McGowan
  • Charles Morton
  • Bryan Rakes
  • Anthony Rosso
  • Michael Schiffer
  • Thomas Washburne
Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
  • Harry Atlas
Labor & Employment
  • Jeffrey Ayres
  • Todd Horn
  • Ronald Taylor
Litigation: Appellate
  • Mitch Mirviss
Litigation: General Commercial
  • Michael MacWilliams
  • Craig Thompson
  • Ken Thompson
  • Stacie Tobin
  • Stewart Webb
Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations
  • Warren Hamel
Real Estate
  • Kevin Shepherd
Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
  • Robert Hoffman (Senior Statespeople)

New York

  • Brian Lustbader
  • Gary Rubin
  • Ari Markenson
Intellectual Property: Patent
  • Dominick Conde
  • Benjamin Hsing
  • Michael Sandonato
Litigation: General Commercial: Highly Regarded
  • Edward Boyle
  • Kostas Katsiris


Litigation: General Commercial
  • Nick DePalma
  • Michael Robinson


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