June 07, 2023

Venable Attorneys and Practices Recognized in 2023 Edition of Legal 500

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In the 2023 edition of Legal 500 for the United States, Venable LLP was ranked in 14 practice areas, including Tier 1 in the following three categories: Media, Technology and Telecoms - Cyber Law (including data privacy and data protection), M&A/Corporate and Commercial - M&A: Middle-Market (sub-$500m), and Tax - Not-for-Profit (nonprofit and tax-exempt organizations). In addition, 70 attorneys were ranked, where 5 attorneys were named “Leading Lawyers,” and 4 attorneys were named to the “Hall of Fame.”

The 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
  • Kathleen Hardway
  • JaMar Mancano
  • Steve Marshall
  • John McCauley
  • Bruce Parker
  • Thomasina Poirot
  • Michaela Roberts
  • Jason Rose
  • Dino Sangiamo
  • Craig Thompson
Finance - Financial Services Regulation
  • Ellen Berge
  • Andrew Bigart
  • Christopher Boone
  • Jonathan Pompan
Government - Government Contracts
  • James Boland
  • Paul Debolt
  • Christopher Griesedieck
  • Scott Hommer
  • Dismas Locaria
  • Rebecca Pearson
Industry Focus - Energy Litigation: Oil and Gas
  • Steve Adducci
  • Matthew Field
  • Joseph Hicks
  • Richard Powers
  • Gregory Wagner
Intellectual Property - Patents: Litigation (Full Coverage)
  • Tim Carroll
  • Manny Caixeiro
  • Dominick Conde
  • Frank Gasparo
  • Justin Pierce
  • Scott Reed
  • William Solander
  • Megan Woodworth
M&A/Corporate and Commercial - M&A: Middle-Market (sub-$500m)
  • Robert Bolger, Jr.
  • Frank Ciatto
  • Charles Morton, Jr. (Hall of Fame)
  • Bryan Rakes
  • Anthony Rosso
  • Daniel Straga
Media, Technology and Telecoms - Advertising and Marketing: Litigation
  • Roger Colaizzi (Hall of Fame)
  • Angel Garganta
  • Ari Rothman
  • Daniel Silverman
Media, Technology and Telecoms - Advertising and Marketing: Transactional and Regulatory
  • Ellen Berge
  • Len Gordon
  • Katherine Morrone
  • Melissa Steinman (Leading Lawyer)
Media, Technology and Telecoms - Cyber Law (including data privacy and data protection)
  • Kelly Bastide
  • Emilio Cividanes
  • Stuart Ingis (Hall of Fame)
  • Tara Potashnik
  • Michael Signorelli (Leading Lawyer)
  • Julia Tama
Media, Technology and Telecoms - Technology Transactions
  • James Nelson
  • William Russell (Hall of Fame)
  • A.J. Zottola
Media, Technology and Telecoms – Telecoms and Broadcast: Transactions
  • William Russell (Hall of Fame)
Real Estate - Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)
  • Brian Field
  • Carmen Fonda (Next Generation Partner)
  • James Hanks, Jr. (Leading Lawyer)
  • Patricia McGowan (Leading Lawyer)
  • Christopher Pate
Real Estate: Construction (including Construction Litigation)
  • Andrew Donivan
  • Amanda MacVey
  • Heidi Rowe (Leading Lawyer)
  • Kenneth Roberts
Tax - Not-For-Profit (nonprofit and tax-exempt organizations)
  • George Constantine
  • Ron Jacobs
  • Lindsay Nathan
  • Janice Ryan
  • Robert Waldman
  • Yosef Ziffer


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 in California, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Maryland, New York, Virginia, and Washington, DC, the firm strategically advances its clients' objectives in the United States and around the globe. Venable 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 https://www.venable.com/.