2011-2012 Top Lawyers: National Security Lawyers

These national-security lawyers deal with wiretap requests, advise clients on the security implications of foreign transactions, and help people get security clearances.

By: Marisa M. Kashino

David Aufhauser Williams & Connolly
Stewart Baker Steptoe & Johnson
John Bellinger Arnold & Porter
Michael Chertoff Covington & Burling
Sheldon Cohen Arlington
Jamie Gorelick WilmerHale
G. Christopher Griner Kaye Scholer
Theodore Kassinger O’Melveny & Myers
Robert Kimmitt WilmerHale
Ronald Lee Arnold & Porter
Randolph Moss WilmerHale
Elizabeth Newman Kalijarvi, Chuzi & Newman
Mark Plotkin Covington & Burling
Benjamin Powell WilmerHale
Mark Riley Odenton
Ivan Schlager Skadden
Howard Shapiro WilmerHale
Jeffrey Smith Arnold & Porter
Suzanne Spaulding Bingham McCutchen
Kenneth Wainstein O’Melveny & Myers
Mark Zaid Law Office of Mark S. Zaid