Powers is proud to announce that Principal Sherry Gray has been selected as the Lawyer of the Year for education law in the District of Columbia by The Best Lawyers in America©.

Sherry was selected as Lawyer of the Year in recognition of her nearly 30 years of experience guiding clients through the highly regulated field of education.

Sherry advises colleges, universities, other postsecondary institutions and investors on all aspects of state and federal laws and accreditation standards applicable to institutions and their partners, represents clients before accreditors, the U.S. Department of Education, and other federal and state agencies, and counsels clients on mergers, acquisitions, and other transactional matters.

Best Lawyers is an annual list of attorneys who are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise and are recognized as the best in their respective fields. “Lawyers of the Year” are those who received the highest overall feedback from their peers during the Best Lawyers annual balloting process. Only one lawyer receives the “Lawyer of the Year” honor for each practice area and region.

For more information on her work with the Powers Education Practice, contact Sherry Gray at 202.872.6778 or Sherry.Gray@PowersLaw.com.