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Schertler & Onorato, LLP, is an established boutique litigation firm located in Washington, D.C.  Founding partners David Schertler and Danny Onorato, both former federal prosecutors, are widely recognized as among the top white-collar and non-white-collar criminal defense attorneys in the Washington area and nationwide.  They regularly represent individuals and entities in criminal investigations and proceedings in the United States and abroad, including corporate internal investigations, agency enforcement matters, and high-profile trials.  Within their firm, Mr. Schertler and Mr. Onorato have assembled a team of accomplished attorneys who include practitioners in civil and tax litigation, federal and state appellate litigation, whistleblower and qui tam representations, professional liability and disciplinary matters, local and federal administrative proceedings, public sector employment issues, and record sealing and expungement law.

Schertler & Onorato and its attorneys have been recognized within the Bar and among their peers for their legal skills and courtroom accomplishments.  The firm has repeatedly earned a prestigious "first tier" ranking from Best Law Firms for its white-collar and non-white-collar criminal defense practice.  In addition, Mr. Schertler, Mr. Onorato, and other firm lawyers have been recognized as outstanding lawyers in their fields in numerous professional surveys, including Best Lawyers in America, Washingtonian magazine's "Best Lawyers" and "Top 30 Lawyers" lists, and "Super Lawyers."  Schertler & Onorato takes pride in these accolades and in representing its clients with zeal, efficiency, and integrity.

Contact Information

1101 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Suite 1150
Washington, DC 20004
Phone: 202-628-4199

Firm Attorneys

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Danny C. Onorato Danny C. Onorato Schertler & Onorato, LLP
Practicing in: Criminal Defense: General Practice
Practicing in: Criminal Defense: General Practice
David Schertler David Schertler Schertler & Onorato, LLP
Practicing in: Criminal Defense: White-Collar
Practicing in: Criminal Defense: White-Collar
Stuart A. Sears Stuart A. Sears Schertler & Onorato, LLP
Practicing in: Criminal Defense: General Practice
Practicing in: Criminal Defense: General Practice

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    Schertler & Onorato, LLP

    Contact Information

    1101 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Suite 1150
    Washington, DC 20004
    Phone: 202-628-4199

    Personnel

    Partners: 5
    Of Counsel: 5
    Paralegals: 4
    Non-Legal Employees: 3

    Practice Areas

    Administrative / Regulatory Law
    Antitrust Law
    Appellate Practice
    Commercial Litigation
    Criminal Defense: General Practice
    Criminal Defense: White-Collar
    Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
    Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
    Litigation and Controversy - Tax
    Qui Tam Law
    Sports Law
    Tax Law