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Miller & Chevalier Chartered

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation

2 ranked lawyersBand 4District of ColumbiaUSA 2022 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Possesses an impressive track record in advising on contentious employee benefits and executive compensation matters, including issues arising under ERISA and the Affordable Care Act. Recognized experience representing some of the nation's largest health insurance providers as well as major corporations. Well placed to handle government investigations and regulatory advocacy with its impressive bench consisting of professionals with previous experience working in government agencies.

Strengths

"They are fine lawyers."

Notable practitioners

Fred Oliphant has vast experience advising on employee benefits and executive compensation issues, and has particular expertise in related tax issues.
"Fred is a very fine lawyer."

Gary Quintiere is a seasoned employee benefits lawyer with experience handling the full gamut of issues pertaining to pension plans.

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Overview

Our Employee Benefits practice offers a full range of consulting, planning, and controversy services to clients facing the challenges of increased audit and regulatory scrutiny in the benefits area, including the related payroll tax and information reporting obligations. The practice features significant ERISA litigation capabilities, as well as policy experience, which is critical in a business environment characterized by tremendous regulatory and legislative change. The practice, which was named Chambers & Partners' 2015 USA Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Team of the Year, comprises seven foundational practices: (1) Health & Welfare Plan Counseling (including ACA implementation); (2) Qualified Plan Counselling; (3) DOL Investigations & Compliance; (4) Payroll Taxes, Fringe Benefits, and Information Reporting; (5) Executive Compensation; (6) ERISA Litigation; and (7) PBGC Counseling and Controversy. Armed with an "inside the Beltway" team that includes former senior IRS and DOL officials, the firm routinely helps its clients navigate Washington bureaucracy and successfully resolve issues before they develop into costly legal problems.

Members

Drake, Elizabeth (Head of Department)

Gee, Theresa (Tess) S.

Oliphant, Fred

Quintiere, Gary G

Shelley, Anthony F.

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation

Miller & Chevalier Chartered

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Location

900 16th Street NW

Washington, DC

District of Columbia

USA

20006

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

District of Columbia

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation


Fred Oliphant
Senior Statespeople
Gary G Quintiere
Senior Statespeople