Firm Updates

May 23, 2018
Nick Johnson and Stephanie Wilson Named 2018 Super Lawyers’ Rising Stars in Virginia and DC

Partners Nick Johnson and Stephanie Wilson have been selected to the 2018 Super Lawyers’ Rising Stars list. Nick Johnson was named to the Rising Stars list for the fourth year in a row in the area of Employment Litigation, and Stephanie was named to the Rising Stars list for the fourth year in a row in the area of Government Contracts. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are named to the Rising Stars list.

 

May 23, 2018
Seth Berenzweig and Declan Leonard Recognized in the 2018 Edition of Virginia Super Lawyers

Managing Partners Seth Berenzweig and Declan Leonard have been selected for inclusion on the 2018 Super Laywers list published in Virginia & West Virginia Super Lawyers Magazine. Declan has also been named by Super Lawyers as one of the Top 100 attorneys in Virginia. Each year, no more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are named to the Super Lawyers list.

 

January 1, 2018
Berenzweig Leonard Announces Two New Partners

Berenzweig Leonard is proud to announce that attorneys Nick Johnson and Katie Lipp have been promoted to Partner. Nick is an experienced litigator representing clients in the full spectrum of employment and business litigation matters, in addition to advising management and executive clients on HR compliance and commercial transactions. Katie dedicates her legal practice to labor and employment litigation and workplace advocacy. She represents employers and employees, and handles matters involving non-competition agreements, employee poaching, trade secrets, accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act, claims of discrimination under 42 U.S.C. Section 1981, unemployment qualification, internal workplace investigations, and workplace drug policies.

 

October 3, 2017
Nick Johnson Receives “Up & Coming Lawyers” Award

Berenzweig Leonard is pleased to announce that attorney Nick Johnson has been named to the 2017 class of “Up & Coming Lawyers” by Virginia Lawyers Media, the publisher of Virginia Lawyers Weekly.

 

September 27, 2017
Berenzweig Leonard Attorney to Speak at Cyber Security Summit

Steve Britt, head of the firm’s Cybersecurity Law practice, participated in two presentations at the Second Annual Cyber Security Summit offered by Federal Publications Seminars and NeoSystems Corp.

 

July 24, 2017
Terry O’Connor and Seth Berenzweig to Present at 2017 NCMA World Congress

Terry O’Connor and Seth Berenzweig presented “Corporate Update: Recent Business Law Decisions and Compliance Trends” at the 2017 National Contract Management Association World Congress in Chicago. Terry also presented “Don’t Become a Poster Child for a Cyber Breach” with CPA Robert Jones of the Ohio-based Left Brain Professionals. The World Congress is the NCMA’s annual education conference for contract management, procurement, and acquisition professionals.

 

July 13, 2017
Clyde Findley Joins the Berenzweig Leonard Team

Berenzweig Leonard is pleased to welcome our newest attorney, Clyde Findley. Clyde  is an experienced attorney who specializes in intellectual property and cyber security law. These specialties are a natural evolution of a 20-year first career as a software developer.

 

April 24, 2017
Seth Berenzweig and Declan Leonard Recognized in the 2017 Edition of Virginia Superlawyers

Managing Partners Seth Berenzweig and Declan Leonard have been selected for inclusion on the 2017 Super Laywers list published in Virginia & West Virginia Super Lawyers Magazine. Each year, no more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are named to the Super Lawyers list.

 

April 24, 2017
Nick Johnson and Stephanie Wilson Named Super Lawyers’ Rising Stars

Berenzweig Leonard is proud to announce that two of its attorneys have been selected to the 2017 Super Lawyers’ Rising Stars list. Senior Associate Nick Johnson was named to the Rising Stars list for the third year in a row in the area of Employment Litigation. Partner and Co-Director of Government Contracts Stephanie Wilson was named to the Rising Stars list for the third year in a row in the area of Government Contracts. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are named to the Rising Stars list.

 

April 24, 2017
Berenzweig Leonard Named One of Virginia’s Largest Law Firms
Berenzweig Leonard, which was founded in 2010, was named one of “Virginia’s Largest Law Firms” by Virginia Lawyers Weekly. This survey identifies the 75 largest law firms across Virginia as of January 1, 2017.

 

April 12, 2017
Berenzweig Leonard and Red Team Consulting Launch Government Contracts Newsletter
Berenzweig Leonard is teaming up with Red Team Consulting for a monthly newsletter featuring upcoming contracts, key protest decisions, legal updates, events, and more. The April edition will be released next week. Email us at monthlyinsights@berenzweiglaw.com to subscribe.

 

January 12, 2017
Katie Lipp
recently completed the National Trial Advocacy College course at the University of Virginia School of Law, a week-long intensive trial course. Her trial team achieved a unanimous jury verdict in their final mock jury trial.

 

January 5, 2017
Berenzweig Leonard is a 2017 Future 50 Awards Winner

Berenzweig Leonard has been named an Emerging Growth winner by Washington SmartCEO’s 2017 Future 50 Awards program, which recognizes the Capital Region’s 50 fastest-growing mid-sized companies and fast-growth companies in large “Blue Chip” and small “Emerging Growth” categories.

 

StephanieJanuary 1, 2017
Stephanie Wilson Named Partner and Co-Director of Government Contracts
 

Berenzweig Leonard announces that Stephanie Wilson has been named Partner and Co-Director of Government Contracts. In addition to representing government contractors, Stephanie also represents corporate and executive clients on a variety of business and employment related matters.

 

November 30, 2016
Declan Leonard and Nick Johnson Named Virginia’s Legal Elite

Berenzweig Leonard is proud to announce that Declan Leonard and Nick Johnson have been named to Virginia’s “2016 Legal Elite” by Virginia Business Magazine. The Legal Elite recognizes lawyers selected by their peers as outstanding attorneys in 18 specialties.

 

November 21, 2016
Berenzweig Leonard Co-Sponsors SmartCEO GovStar Awards

Berenzweig Leonard was a sponsor of the SmartCEO GovStar awards, which honors local leaders in government contracting. Managing partner Seth Berenzweig served as a presenter at the event.

 

October 25, 2016
Berenzweig Law Attorneys Present at Washington West Film Festival

Ryen Rasmus, Frank Gulino, and Drew Smith presented “Coffee Talk: The Legal Focus,” an interactive workshop on hot legal topics in the film industry, at the 2016 Washington West Film Festival.

 

DeclanOctober 21, 2016
Declan Leonard Honored at 2016 Centers of Influence Awards

 SmartCEO names Declan Leonard as an honoree for the 2016 Centers of Influence Awards, which honor the Washington region’s most enterprising accountants, attorneys and bankers.

 

DeclanOctober 12, 2016
Declan Leonard Named One of Virginia’s Leaders in the Law

Berenzweig Leonard is pleased to announce that managing partner Declan Leonard received the “Virginia’s Leaders in the Law” award from Virginia Lawyers Weekly in October 2016. The Leaders in the Law award program recognizes attorneys and professionals in law-related fields who have a significant accomplishment or achievement.

 

terry stephanieJuly 23, 2016
Terry O’Connor and Stephanie Wilson to Present at 2016 NCMA World Congress

Terry O’Connor and Stephanie Wilson will present “The Only Smart Uses of a Debriefing” at the 2016 National Contract Management Association World Congress in Orlando, Florida. The World Congress is the NCMA’s annual education conference for contract management, procurement, and acquisition professionals.

 

May 1, 2016
Nick Johnson and Stephanie Wilson Named as Super Lawyers’ Rising Stars

Berenzweig Leonard is proud to announce that two of its attorneys have been selected to the 2016 Super Lawyers’ Rising Stars list. Nick Johnson was named to the Rising Stars list for the second year in a row in the area of Business Litigation. Stephanie Wilson was named to the Rising Stars list for the second year in a row in the area of Government Contracts litigation. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are named to the Rising Stars list.

 

April 18, 2016
Berenzweig Leonard Named One of Virginia’s Largest Law Firms

Berenzweig Leonard, which was founded in 2010, was named one of “Virginia’s Largest Law Firms” by Virginia Lawyers Weekly. This survey identifies the 75 largest law firms across Virginia as of January 1, 2016. Berenzweig Leonard recently added Partner and Director of Corporate and Technology Law Steve Britt and associate David Moon to its team.