A Tradition of Excellence for More than 50 Years

For over 50 years, Washington, D.C.-based Zuckert, Scoutt & Rasenberger, L.L.P. has provided legal services to corporations, associations, governments and individuals from the United States and numerous other countries.  Our practice groups represent and counsel clients in national and international transactions, regulatory proceedings, tax matters and legislative activities.  Zuckert Scoutt & Rasenberger combines the dynamism and personal attention of a smaller law firm with the diversity and sophistication of a major international practice. At any given time, our attorneys can be found appearing before courts or agencies in the United States or assisting in negotiations and providing counsel in commercial centers around the globe.


Firm News

The members of Kaplan, Massamillo & Andrews, LLC (KMA) and partners of Zuckert, Scoutt & Rasenberger, LLP (ZSR) have unanimously approved a merger between the two firms, effective January 1, 2019. Read More
Zuckert, Scoutt & Rasenberger, LLP is proud to announce that 2018 Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business has recognized two members of the firm as among the best in the U.S.  The rankings are based on in-depth research, incl… Read More
The Jerrold Scoutt Prize was endowed by Zuckert, Scoutt & Rasenberger LLP in honor of one of its founding partners, and is awarded annually by the D.C. Bar Foundation to recognize public interest lawyers in the District of Columbia.  The 2017 re… Read More



Meet Our Attorneys

Richard A. Allen's Profile Image
Richard Allen specializes in transportation law and appellate and general civil litigation. He has appeared before the U.S. Supreme Court in 10 cases and before other state and federal appellate court… Read More
Malcolm L. Benge's Profile Image
Malcolm Benge advises foreign and domestic clients on a wide range of aviation-related matters. His practice involves frequent participation in proceedings before the Department of Transportation and… Read More
James A. Calderwood's Profile Image
James A. Calderwood’s practice includes antitrust, transportation, transportation security, government procurement and fraud on the government. He has tried both civil and criminal cases, repres… Read More
William H. Callaway, Jr.'s Profile Image
William Callaway has nearly three decades of experience in aircraft and other cross-border asset-based financial transactions. He has represented airlines, financial institutions and export credit a… Read More
David M. Endersbee's Profile Image
David Endersbee primarily advises companies, foreign and domestic airlines, foreign governments, airports, and manufacturers on a variety of commercial and regulatory matters relating to U.S. aviation… Read More
Jonathon H. Foglia's Profile Image
Jonathon Foglia joined Zuckert, Scoutt & Rasenberger in 2008 and his practice focuses primarily on aviation regulatory and commercial matters. Mr. Foglia advises airlines, public charter operato… Read More
James A. Harris's Profile Image
James A. Harris focuses his practice in the areas of taxation and nonprofit organizations. Much of his current practice involves assisting nonprofit organizations in securing and maintaining their tax… Read More
Barbara M. Marrin's Profile Image
Barbara Marrin’s practice focuses on aviation regulatory matters, including, but not limited to, advising U.S. and foreign air carriers as well as ticket agents on compliance with the requirements o… Read More
Pamela L. Meredith's Profile Image
Pamela L. Meredith advises clients in the following areas: Commercial space project planning and implementation, commercial space transactions, risk management and insurance, licensing and regulation,… Read More
Lonnie A. Pera's Profile Image
Lonnie Pera is a partner at Zuckert, Scoutt & Rasenberger, focusing her practice on three areas:  airline law and regulation; international aviation law; and international trade.  Her trade pra… Read More
Charles J. Simpson, Jr.'s Profile Image
Charles Simpson joined Zuckert, Scoutt & Rasenberger in 1979 and has been a partner in the firm since 1985. Mr. Simpson’s practice principally involves advising airlines, other aviation-rela… Read More
Jol A. Silversmith's Profile Image
Jol Silversmith’s practice principally involves advising airlines, other aviation-related businesses, trade associations, and governmental entities on such issues as government regulation (e.g.,… Read More
Andrew S. Yingling's Profile Image
Andrew S. Yingling is an associate whose practice focuses on taxation, nonprofit organizations, and general corporate matters. He has experience litigating tax controversies with the Internal Revenue… Read More
Monique E. Yingling's Profile Image
Monique E. Yingling focuses her practice in the areas of taxation and nonprofit organizations. Much of her current practice involves assisting nonprofit organizations in securing and maintaining their… Read More

Meet All of Our Attorneys