Charles Landgraf leads the legislative/public policy practice group at Dewey & LeBoeuf and is widely considered one of the top insurance lobbyists in Washington. In addition to leadership responsibilities for the legislative practice group, Mr. Landgraf personally represents a variety of clients in the insurance, energy and real estate industries before Congress and the Administration. As part of his insurance work, Mr. Landgraf has formed several onshore and offshore captives and has obtained amendments to various federal environmental, aviation and maritime statutes for insurer clients in recent years. He regularly practices before the executive branch, including the Departments of Treasury, Commerce, Homeland Security and Transportation, and the Office of Management and Budget. Regulation of trade in services and international intellectual property law are also areas of concentration for Mr. Landgraf. He assisted in drafting the 1993 Russian insurance law, advised the China Insurance Regulatory Commission in 2000 and 2001, and continues to manage trademark and other intellectual property litigation in a score of international countries for a major Washington, DC-based trade association. Mr. Landgraf, who was the managing partner of LeBoeuf Lamb's London office, has a working knowledge of the Russian and Thai languages.