June 10, 2021

Shapiro Sher cited as leading firm in Chambers USA 2021

Chambers USA, a preeminent guide to the U.S. legal industry, has released its 2021 rankings, acknowledging five Shapiro Sher attorneys in its survey of Maryland lawyers. Each attorney is cited in his respective practice area:

  • Alex J. Brown – Insurance
  • William E. Carlson – Corporate/M&A and REITs: Maryland Counsel
  • Richard M. Goldberg – Bankruptcy/Restructuring
  • Paul Mark Sandler – Litigation: General Commercial
  • Joel I. Sher – Bankruptcy/Restructuring

The Chambers USA 2021 guide also identifies Shapiro Sher in a select list of leading firms for Bankruptcy and Restructuring in Maryland. According to the guide, the firm is home to “[d]istinguished bankruptcy practice with a strong track record advising creditors, debtors and trustees on high-value bankruptcy filings, demonstrating notable ability in financial services, retail and real estate sectors.”

Chambers USA is a division of Chambers & Partners, which publishes selective annual guides to the most respected law firms and lawyers in the US, Europe, Asia, and Latin America. Its rankings are read by industry-leading companies and organizations worldwide.

Shapiro Sher was founded in 1972 by Ronald M. Shapiro with the mission of providing outstanding legal counsel for Maryland businesses of all sizes. Based in Baltimore, the Firm is nationally recognized for its practices in business law, litigation, bankruptcy, creditors’ rights, and insurance.