Shapiro, Lifschitz & Schram

"They take the time to learn and understand the details and subtleties involved in complex disputes and still quickly identify and focus on the fundamental issues."

Alan W. Slepian, Esq. – Formerly Assistant General Counsel of PG&E National Energy Group

Our Clients - Representative Client List

ACLU of Maryland
Adam A. Weschler & Son, Inc.
Alaska Wilderness League
Albert A. Sabin Vaccine Institute
Alden Law Group, PLLC
American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy
The American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy
American Municipal Power, Inc.
American National Red Cross
Anti-Defamation League
Apartment Contracting Corporation
Apartminty, LLC
Aqua Venture Joint Venture
Arianespace
Athens Generating Company, LLC
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.
Burke and Herbert Bank
Cafritz Enterprises
Cafritz Foundation
Calpine Corporation
Capital Construction Consultants, Inc.
Cardinal Bank
CB Accounts, Inc.
Center for Independent Media
Charles J. Bier, MD, PLLC
Child Trends, Inc.
Coakley & Williams Construction, Inc.
Convergent Wealth Advisors, LLC
Core Real Estate, LLC
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
Easton-LER, LLC
Education Finance Council
EFE News Services (U.S.), Inc.
The Eisner Company
Elan Plastic Surgery
Eleftherios Rouvelas
Engineered Systems Alliance
Equity Residential
ER Solutions
Erenport Inssat San. Ve Ticcaret Ltr. Sti.
Euro Cap Properties, LLC
Evergreen Associates, Ltd.
Falk Associates Management Enterprises (FAME)
Federal Realty Investment Trust
First Centrum, LLC
Foulger-Pratt Companies
FVCbank
Galaxy Furniture
GEA Power Cooling, Inc.
Gilbane Building Company
Graduate School USA
Greenebaum & Rose Associates
H. Standard LLC
Hanscomb Consulting, Inc.
Health Policy Communications
Hexion
Hinsilbon Air Pollution Control
HLM Design
Il Palazzo, LLC
Input 1, LLC
Inside Higher Ed, Inc.
InstantDx, LLC
Institute for Corporate Leadership
Investment Technology Group, Inc.
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
La Paloma Generating Co., LLC
Lake Research Partners, Inc.
LeChase Construction Services, LLC
LifeMatters
Loews Madison Hotel
Longevity Consulting, LLC
LVI Services, Inc.
MACH Gen LLC
Magna Construction
M&R Strategic Services
Mapetsi Policy Group, LLC
Mattress Warehouse
Meisel & Cohen Real Estate Group
Meisel Capital Partners
Merchant Data Systems
Metropolitan Counseling Associates, LLC
MOMI DC
The Morris & Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
NAFSA: National Association of International Educators
National Energy and Gas Transmission
National Institute of Retirement Security
The Neighborhood Barbershop LLC
Noah, Joakim
Northrup Grumman Corporation
The Nova Group
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
The Orlo Fund
Pacific Gas & Electric Co.
Parkhurst Associates Mental Health Services
Pasadena Gas Company, LLC
Piazza, Mike
Pierce Associates, Inc.
Pinnacle Hotel Management
Pittsburg Pirates
Pizzeria Paradiso
Point Carbon North America LLC
Potomac Companies, Inc.
Potomac Elevator Company
PR Solutions, Inc.
Queenstown Motors, Inc.
RSource
Sartoria De Pandi, LLC
Sasha Bruce Youthworks
Securiport, LLC
Simpson Gumpertz & Heger
Skanska USA Building, Inc
Soletanche Freyssinet
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.
Tabard Associates
Thornton Tomasseti, Inc.
Three Keys, LLC
Toki Underground, LLC
Top Shelf Group, LLC
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
Verstandig, Grant
Voith Schneider America, Inc.
VXIT Analytics LLC
Wayne Gretzky/WSG Enterprises
Wagman, Schriver & Tolin, LLC
Washington Financial Services, Inc.
Waterford Receptions, LLC
Western Industrial Contractors, Inc.
ZS14, LLC
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?