Cozen O’Connor is pleased to welcome Barbara “Biz” Van Gelder as a member of its growing Criminal Defense & Internal Investigations practice in Washington, D.C. She joins Cozen O’Connor from Dickstein Shapiro LLP, where she was senior counsel and leader of the firm’s Congressional Investigations Practice.More
Established in April 2001, the firm's Washington, D.C. office is located in a Leed Platinum building on the northern edge of the downtown business district near the vibrant Dupont Circle neighborhood.
Our Washington, D.C., office offers a wide range of legal services in matters involving litigation, intellectual property, regulations, investigations, policy work and transactions. Our Washington based attorneys have years of experience representing U.S. and international clients in matters involving Antitrust & Trade Regulation, Energy, Environmental & Public Utilities, Transportation & Logistics, Government Contracts, Intellectual Property, Securities, Internal Investigations & Criminal Defense, real estate, health law, and state attorney generals. We have handled litigation matters in both federal and state courts and have successfully tried dozens of cases. Our lawyers regularly represent firm clients before executive branch and regulatory agencies, as well as the Congress. Many of our attorneys have been published and have presented to industry, bar and trade groups on topics related to the office’s practice areas.