Shapiro, Lifschitz & Schram

“They push the envelope to find me the right solution, not just a solution.”

Edward P. Rudden – President and Owner, Accordia Consulting

Our Clients - Representative Client List

ACA International
Adam A. Weschler & Son, Inc.
Aegis Capital Corporation
Alaska Wilderness League
Albert A. Sabin Vaccine Institute
Alden Law Group, PLLC
Alison Butts Investments
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy
American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy
The American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy
American Gulf Insurance Company, Inc.
American Municipal Power, Inc.
Apartment Contracting Corporation
Aqua Venture Joint Venture
Athens Generating Company, LLC
Baker Concrete, Inc.
Barton Malow Company
BECO Management, Inc.
The Bernstein Companies
Beyer Blinder Belle, P.C.
Blake Construction Company, Inc.
BNI Development, LLC
BNinternational, LLC
Boone & Sons Jewelers
Bowie Toyota
Branch Banking & Trust Company (BB&T)
Broglen LLC
Builders Design and Leasing, Inc.
Cafritz Enterprises
Capital Construction Consultants, Inc.
Cardinal Bank
The Catholic University of America
Cassidy Turley
CB Accounts, Inc.
Center for Independent Media
Charles J. Bier, MD, PLLC
Child Trends, Inc.
Coakley & Williams Construction, Inc.
Convergent Resources, Inc.
Convergent Wealth Advisors, LLC
Cooper Lewis Condominium Association
Credit Clearinghouse, Inc.
Crews Control Corporation
Cypress CLC, LLC
DC Bowl Committee Inc.
DC CY Owner, LLC
DCK Worldwide, LLC
The Driggs Company, LLC
Eagle Bank
Education Finance Council
EFE News Services (U.S.), Inc.
Eichberg Construction, Inc.
The Eisner Company
Elan Plastic Surgery
Eleftherios Rouvelas
ER Solutions
Erenport Inssat San. Ve Ticcaret Ltr. Sti.
Evergreen Associates, Ltd.
Evergreen Private Finance
Facchina Construction Company
Falk Associates Management Enterprises (FAME)
Fallsgrove Center for Dentistry
Farkas Berkowitz & Company
The Financial Services Roundtable
First Centrum, LLC
Fishbusterz, LLC
Fortigent, LLC
Foulger-Pratt Companies
Galaxy Furniture
GEA Power Cooling, Inc.
Gilbane Building Company
Glassman Wealth Services
Greenebaum & Rose Associates
Grunley Construction
Health Policy Communications
Heon Family (real estate interests)
Herman Miller, Inc.
Hinsilbon Air Pollution Control
Hisaoka Communications, Inc.
HLM Design
HSBC Bank of USA, National Association
Il Palazzo, LLC
Immunomatrix, Inc.
Input 1, LLC
Inside Higher Ed, Inc.
InstantDx, LLC
Institute for Corporate Leadership
Integrated Network Engineering
J. Kokolakis Contracting, Inc.
Jam Communications, Inc.
Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington
Jim Coleman Automotive
J-Med Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Jones Lang LaSalle
Jump Walker International Group, LLC
Keener-Squire Properties
Knox Village Entities
La Paloma Generating Co., LLC
Lake Research Partners, Inc.
LeChase Construction Services, LLC
Lessard Group
Loews Madison Hotel
Longevity Consulting, LLC
LVI Services, Inc.
M Street Psychiatry, LLC
M.A. Hubert Development & Construction, LLC
Magna Construction
M&R Strategic Services
Mapetsi Policy Group, LLC
Marlo Furniture Company, Inc.
Maryland Oral Surgery Association
Maryland Stadium Authority
Mattress Warehouse
McBride Real Estate Services, Inc.
Meisel & Cohen Real Estate Group
Meisel Capital Partners
Merchant Data Systems
Metropolitan Counseling Associates, LLC
Metropolitan Development, LLC
The Morris & Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
NAFSA: National Association of International Educators
National Energy and Gas Transmission
National Institute of Retirement Security
New World Parking
The Nova Group
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
The Orlo Fund
Pacific Gas & Electric Co.
Pasadena Gas Company, LLC
Pinnacle Hotel Management
Pittsburg Pirates
Pizzeria Paradiso
Point Carbon North America LLC
Potomac Companies, Inc.
Potomac Elevator Company
Potomac Pediatrics, P.C.
PR Solutions, Inc.
Prestige USA Sports Car Inc.
PRI, Inc.
Prill Construction Group
Queenstown Motors, Inc.
The Richmond Corporation
Regency Centers
Rosenthal Nissan-Mazda (RRR, LLC)
Sartoria De Pandi, LLC
The Scottish Rite
Securiport, LLC
Simpson Gumpertz & Heger
Skanska USA Building, Inc
Somerset I Condominium Association
Southern Hospitality II, LLC
Sports & Exhibition Authority of Pittsburgh and Alleghany County, PA
St. Paul Companies, Inc.
The State of New Jersey - Department of Environmental Protection
Stern, Greenbaum & Levy, P.A.
Strategic Realty Advisors, Inc.
SunDun Office Refreshments
Tabard Associates
Thornton Tomasseti, Inc.
TopNotch Tennis LLC
Transport Workers Union of America
Travelers Casualty and Surety Company of America
Turner Construction Co.
United Bank
United Investors Management Corp.
Urgo Hotels LP
U.S. Capital Associates, LLC
Voith Schneider America, Inc.
Washington Financial Services, Inc.
Waterford Receptions, LLC
Whiting Turner Contracting Co., Inc.
Young President Organization (Washington DC Metro Chapter)
Zurich North America

Did You Know . . .

Members of the SLS trial group have tried in excess of 50 jury trials and 75 bench trials?

The SLS construction group has worked on sports stadiums across the country including Orioles Park in Baltimore and Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati?

The SLS construction group has worked on power plant projects across the country?

In 2007 SLS was selected for an Honorable Mention as one of the Best Places To Work in Washington DC?

Ron Shapiro, Steve Schram and Judd Lifschitz have all been selected as SuperLawyers by Law and Politics?

The SLS office building is an historic townhouse constructed in the late 1800s?

SLS has been selected by Martindale-Hubbell as a Preeminent Law Firm?

SLS trial lawyers have argued appeals in the U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeal for the 4th, 5th, 9th, D.C. and Federal Circuit?

SLS trial lawyers have been lead trial counsel in cases in Arizona, California, District of Columbia, Florida, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Texas, and Virginia, - to name just a few?

Virtually all the cases that SLS trial lawyers mediated have been favorably settled at mediation?

The transactional group at SLS was lead counsel on one of the largest, most complex mixed-use projects in downtown Washington, DC involving 4 lenders and 6 property owners?

In appreciation for the outstanding efforts of each of its employees during 2007, SLS gave everyone (attorneys, paralegals, and staff) a 4 day/3 night expense paid trip to Key West, Florida?

The transactional group at SLS has represented tenants in more than 200 retail leases in the Mid-Atlantic region?

Every attorney in the transactional group at SLS has at least 15 years experience?

The transactional group at SLS has represented developers in the purchase, construction, financing and/or sale of more than 75 multi-family apartment projects?

The transactional group at SLS has represented real estate investors and developers with respect to property in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Delaware, Maryland, the District of Columbia, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Texas, Tennessee, Michigan and the U.S. Virginia Islands?

Attorneys in the transactional group at SLS have represented eight national banks in commercial real estate loans?

Attorneys in the transactional group at SLS have represented the FDIC, the Resolution Trust Corporation and several banking institutions in loan workout transactions throughout the Mid-Atlantic region?

The transactional group at SLS has represented homebuilders and commercial real estate developers in work-outs of individual loans and also for work-outs of large portfolios involving dozens of properties in several states?

The trial lawyers of SLS have numerous reported decisions to their credit?