Honors and Awards

Bill Lawler Recognized in Washingtonian’s 2020 List of Best Lawyers in Criminal Defense–White Collar

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Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Bill Lawler, a partner in the Firm’s White Collar Defense & Investigations group, has been named a top lawyer in Criminal Defense–White Collar by Washingtonian. The magazine’s biannual Best Lawyers List, which appeared in its December 2020 issue, recognizes Washington, D.C.’s top legal talent in 17 practice specialties, as voted by area lawyers.

At Blank Rome, Bill represents corporations, organizations, government entities, and individuals in high-stakes, high-profile matters in federal and state courts and before regulatory agencies and Congress. His practice focuses on government enforcement actions and his clients’ response to and interactions with them. Prior to joining private practice, Bill served as the assistant U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia. He is actively engaged in various legal organizations and local civic associations. He is also regularly ranked in Chambers, Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers in America, The Legal 500, and Who’s Who Legal, among other legal publications and directories.