Our Firm

Schaerr|Jaffe LLP is a Washington D.C. based boutique law firm specializing in high-profile trial and appellate litigation.

One of the nation's leading appellate lawyers, Gene Schaerr led the appellate practice at the Washington D.C. firm of Winston & Strawn for many years. Gene also practiced appellate law at Sidley Austin and served in the White House as Associate Counsel to the President. He clerked on the U.S. Supreme Court for Chief Justice Warren Burger and Associate Justice Antonin Scalia, and on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit for then-Judge Kenneth Starr. Gene graduated in 1985 from the Yale Law School.

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Cutting Edge Advocacy

Schaerr|Jaffe lawyers have handled and won cutting edge cases in state and federal courts around the country, including eight cases in the U.S. Supreme Court.

Client Focused

Clients who choose Schaerr|Jaffe receive the highest quality representation without the conflicts and inefficiencies inherent in big-firm law practice.