Washington, D.C:  May 17, 2021 – Holtzman Vogel Josefiak Torchinsky PLLC is pleased to announce that it has formally changed its name to Holtzman Vogel Baran Torchinsky Josefiak PLLC. The new name includes firm partner Jan W. Baran and underscores the significant contributions he has made since joining the firm earlier this year. Baran is the premier lawyer in the country in the field of political law and the go-to legal authority on campaigns, elections and lobbying.

Leading political and legal experts recognize Baran’s crucial role in defining modern election law. He is an experienced litigator known for landmark cases before the U.S. Supreme Court and for his role in advising the nation’s largest corporations and most senior political leaders. Chambers USA has called him “the Dean of Campaign Finance.”

“Jan brings extraordinary expertise to our firm and is deeply respected by his clients and his colleagues,” said Jill Holtzman Vogel, the firm’s founder and managing partner.

A frequent legal commentator across networks and publications like ABC News, The New York TimesThe Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal, Jan’s work and insight has had an extensive impact not only at the firm, but also in the wider legal industry.

“It is an honor to be part of the top-notch team at Holtzman Vogel and to serve as a named partner,” said Baran. “Our deep bench of lawyers provides clients with rapid response, sophisticated analysis and sound legal advice across a broad spectrum of political law issues and challenges. I’m excited to contribute to our growth and continued achievements.”

About Holtzman Vogel

Founded in 2001, Holtzman Vogel is acknowledged as a top political law practice in the nation by Chambers and Partners, and the firm’s lawyers have been recognized as the top in their field by Washingtonian, Politico, and Campaigns & Elections. The firm’s growth and expansion reflect its success to date and its desire to continue to deliver innovative solutions across a range of legal services and clients.

Holtzman Vogel is dedicated to achieving success on behalf of its clients, which include officeholders, candidates, PACs, party committees, non-profit organizations, corporations, trade associations, and individuals engaged at the federal, state, and local levels. The firm’s services feature a particular focus on compliance with the Federal Election Campaign Act, the Ethics in Government Act, the Lobbying Disclosure Act, the Foreign Agents Registration Act, and the Internal Revenue Code, as well as analogous state law and Congressional rules.

With a distinct emphasis on litigation, the firm also provides services around investigations, discovery, trial and appellate work from state and federal court to the Supreme Court of the United States. Areas of expertise are First Amendment law, Constitutional law, redistricting, commercial litigation, government and internal investigations and white-collar criminal defense.

For more, visit holtzmanvogel.com.


Contact:  Tait Becker, tbecker@holtzmanvogel.com, (202) 999-0220

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