Washingtonian Magazine has named Passman & Kaplan founding principal, Joseph V. Kaplan, one of Washington DC's "Best Lawyers" for 2015. The magazine's December 2015 edition identifies top lawyers by areas of practice. Joe Kaplan is listed in the "Employment Plaintiffs" category. This is not the first time that Washingtonian has recognized Mr. Kaplan as one of Washington DC's Best Lawyers. Mr. Kaplan was named as a top DC lawyer by Washingtonian Magazine in 2013 and 2011, the last two times that Washingtonian ran its biennial "top lawyer" edition."