7 December 2009 - Eight Mayer Brown partners from six practice groups have been recognized by Washingtonian magazineas Top Lawyers in the Washington, DC area.  

The attorneys included on this year's list were:  Andy Pincus and Charles Rothfeld (Supreme Court & Appellate), Richard Ben-Veniste and David Krakoff (White Collar), Marcia Madsen (Government Contracts), Robert Bloch (Antitrust & Competition), Kenneth Klein (Tax) and Michael Kantor (Global Trade).

The Washingtonian's Top Lawyers list is based heavily on peer recommendations as well as analysis of high-profile cases and discussions with clients.  It includes 800 lawyers from 29 practice areas who practice in the District Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.