Shapiro, Lifschitz & Schram

“This firm clearly puts the client’s interest ahead of personal gain.”

Bruce Hoffman – Vice President, Gilbane Building Company and former Executive Director, Maryland Stadium Authority

Our Clients - Representative Client List

ACA International
Aegis Capital Corporation
Alaska Wilderness League
Albert A. Sabin Vaccine Institute
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
Arianespace
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.
BNinternational, LLC
Boone & Sons Jewelers
Branch Banking & Trust Company (BB&T)
Builders Design and Leasing, Inc.
Cafritz Enterprises
Capital Construction Consultants, Inc.
The Catholic University of America
Cassidy Turley
CB Accounts, Inc.
Center for Independent Media
Charles J. Bier, MD, PLLC
Coakley & Williams Construction, Inc.
Convergent Resources, Inc.
Convergent Wealth Advisors, LLC
Cooper Lewis Condominium Association
Credit Clearinghouse, Inc.
Crews Control Corporation
DCK Worldwide, LLC
The Driggs Company, LLC
Eagle Bank
EFE News Services (U.S.), Inc.
Eichberg Construction, Inc.
The Eisner Company
Elan Plastic Surgery
ER Solutions
Erenport Inssat San. Ve Ticcaret Ltr. Sti.
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)
HLM Design
HSBC Bank of USA, National Association
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.
J-Med Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Jump Walker International Group, LLC
Keener-Squire Properties
Knox Villiage Entities
La Paloma Generating Co., LLC
Lake Research Partners, Inc.
LeChase Construction Services, LLC
Lessard Group
Loews Madison Hotel
LVI Services, Inc.
M Street Psychiatry, LLC
MACH Gen LLC
M&R Strategic Services
Marlo Furniture Company, Inc.
Maryland Oral Surgery Association
Maryland Stadium Authority
Mattress Warehouse
Meisel & Cohen Real Estate Group
Meisel Capital Partners
Merchant Data Systems
Metropolitan Development, LLC
MOMI DC
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
The Orlo Fund
Pacific Gas & Electric Co.
Pasadena Gas Company, LLC
Pittsburg Pirates
Pizzeria Paradiso
Point Carbon North America LLC
Potomac Elevator Company
Potomac Pediatrics, P.C.
PR Solutions, Inc.
PRI, Inc.
Prill Construction Group
The Richmond Corporation
Regency Centers
RSource
Sartoria De Pandi
The Scottish Rite
Securiport, LLC
Simpson Gumpertz & Heger
Skanska USA Building, Inc
Somerset I Condominium Association
Sports & Exhibition Authority of Pittsburgh and Alleghany County, PA
St. Paul Companies, Inc.
State of New Jersey of Environmental Protection
Stern, Greenbaum & Levy, P.A.
Strategic Realty Advisors, Inc.
SunDun Office Refreshments
Travelers Casualty and Surety Company of America
Thornton Tomasseti, Inc.
Turner Construction Co.
United Investors Management Corp.
Urgo Hotels LP
U.S. Capital Associates, LLC
VOITH HYDRO GmbH & Co., KG
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?