MGKF RELEASE: Manko, Gold, Katcher & Fox and More Than One-Third of Its Partners are Listed in Chambers USA 2021

Philadelphia, PA (May 24, 2021) –Manko, Gold, Katcher & Fox, LLP (MGKF), the environmental, energy and land use law firm based in the Philadelphia, PA region, along with more than one-third of its partners, have been recognized this year by Chambers USA 2021:  America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (“Chambers USA” issued by Chambers and Partners)*.  The firm itself has been ranked by Chambers USA in the top tier for environmental law since the first law firm rankings began in 2003.  Nine attorneys have been individually ranked for their work in environmental law. The list includes: Joseph M. Manko, Marc E. Gold, Robert D. Fox,  Michael M. Meloy, Jonathan E. Rinde, Jonathan H. Spergel, Carol F. McCabe, Nicole R. Moshang and Kathleen B. Campbell.

MGKF has the highest number of attorneys included in the environmental law listing and has been a fixture in the rankings, with two of the four attorneys in Band 1 from MGKF:  Robert D. Fox and Michael M. Meloy.  Nicole Moshang made her first appearance in the listings this year while MGKF founding partners Joseph M. Manko and Marc E. Gold have been included in the rankings since the inaugural edition of Chambers in 2003.

“MGKF’s Chambers listing reflects the overall depth of our firm and our substantial experience in environmental law.  The rankings are developed through client interviews and feedback, which is very meaningful to us,” explains Managing Partner Carol McCabe.  “The firm focuses on a team approach so that we can leverage our deep experience to the benefit of our clients in all types of environmental matters.”

According to Chambers USA, the firm and its attorneys were ranked based on in-depth interviews with both lawyers and clients.  All interviews were conducted specifically for research purposes and remain entirely confidential and anonymous. Through the interviews, researchers could acquire information about MGKF’s and individuals’ qualities including legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment and other characteristics most valued by the client. Further information on the Chambers USA selection process may be found at

MGKF concentrates its practice in environmental, energy, litigation, safety and land use law.It represents clients ranging from Fortune 100 corporations to small, privately held enterprises, both in the Mid-Atlantic region and on a national basis. MGKF is also honored to be the top-rated law firm, since 2011, in the Top Workplaces surveys by the Philadelphia Inquirer, Daily News and  Offices are located at: 401 City Avenue, Suite 901, Bala Cynwyd, PA; 535 Route 38, Suite 145A, Cherry Hill, NJ; 5 Penn Plaza, 23rd Floor, New York, NY 10001; and 500 Ala Moana Blvd., Suite 7400, Honolulu, HI.  For additional information, visit or call 484-430-5700; 856-317-1299; 212-835-1558; or 808-892-4334.