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06.01.2012 Bill Anderson and Thomas McVey Named “Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers” for 2012 Williams Mullen is pleased to announce that two of the firm’s attorneys have been named “Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers” by Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers magazine. The magazine recognized Bill Anderson and Thomas McVey for their work in environmental and international law, respectively.

The selection process used by Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers is multi-phased and honors lawyers across 70 practice areas. Such process combines peer nominations and evaluations with third party research, and each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. 

Bill Anderson has over 35 years of experience in environmental law and focuses his practice on compliance/regulatory counseling, enforcement defense, permitting and transactional matters. He has experience in the chemicals, refining, power generation, forest products, electrical equipment, waste management, automotive and other industrial sectors, and in the representation of municipalities and educational institutions. He serves as General Counsel to the Tropical Forest Foundation, a pro bono client of the firm committed to sustainable management of the world's tropical forests.

Thomas McVey is the Chair of the International Section at Williams Mullen. Mr. McVey focuses his practice on international business law, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), the Export Administration Regulations, U.S. sanctions programs administered by the Office of Foreign Assets Control, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, the anti-boycott laws and CFIUS. He was a member of the U.S. delegation to the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), 23rd Plenary Session from 1990-1992.


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