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  • Arizona
  • California
  • Colorado
  • District of Columbia
  • Georgia
  • Florida
  • Hawaii
  • Illinois
  • Kentucky
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Montana
  • Nevada
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Texas
  • Washington

We have attorneys admitted to practice in the following federal courts:

United States Supreme Court

United States Circuit Court of Appeals in the following Circuits:







District of Columbia


United States District Courts:

District of Arizona
Eastern District of Arkansas
Western District of Arkansas
Central District of California
Eastern District of California
Northern District of California
Southern District of California
District of Colorado
District of Columbia
Middle District of Florida
Northern District of Florida
Southern District of Florida
District of Hawaii
Central District of Illinois
Northern District of Illinois
Eastern District of Kentucky
District of Maryland
District of Massachusetts
Eastern District of Michigan
Western District of Michigan
District of Minnesota
District of Montana
District of Nebraska
District of Nevada
District of New Jersey
Eastern District of New York
Southern District of New York
Northern District of Oklahoma
District of Oregon
Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Western District of Pennsylvania
Eastern District of Texas
Northern District of Texas
Southern District of Texas
Western District of Texas
District of Utah
Eastern District of Washington
Western District of Washington
Eastern District of Wisconsin
Western District of Wisconsin


Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces

United States Tax Court