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Chambers Europe 2012 Recognizes WilmerHale Lawyers and Practices

May 11, 2012

Nineteen WilmerHale lawyers and seven firm practices have been recognized in the 2012 edition of Chambers Europe: Leading Lawyers for Business.

Chambers Europe’s rankings are based on thousands of interviews with lawyers, clients and industry leaders, with the most weight assigned to client feedback. The final rankings take into account a lawyer’s legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness, commitment and other qualities that clients consider valuable.

The following WilmerHale lawyers have been ranked in the 2012 guidebook. They are listed by both practice area and the region in which they are recognized.

Arbitration (International)
Europe-wide: Gary Born (Star Individual), Steven Finizio, Wendy Miles, Franz Schwarz

Arbitration (International): Most In Demand Arbitrators
Europe-wide: Gary Born

Competition/European Law
Germany: Hans-Georg Kamann, Stefan Ohlhoff, Ulrich Quack
Belgium: Claus Dieter-Ehlermann (Senior Statesman), Christian Duvernoy, Frédéric Louis (Up and Coming), John Ratliff, Sven B. Völcker

Corporate/M&A
Germany: Roland Steinmeyer

Dispute Resolution: Lawyers Based Abroad
Austria: Franz Schwarz

Healthcare
Germany: Ilka Diane Mehdorn

Intellectual Property: Trade Mark & Unfair Competition
Germany: Gesine Hild, Reinhart Lange

International Trade/WTO: Senior Statesmen
Belgium: Jacques Bourgeois, Claus-Dieter Ehlermann
Europe-wide: Jacques Bourgeois, Claus-Dieter Ehlermann

Life Sciences
Germany: Rüdiger Hermann

Private Equity
Germany: Rüdiger Hermann

TMT
Belgium: Christian Duvernoy

TMT: Information Technology
Germany: Martin Braun

WilmerHale has also been recognized for the following practice areas in the regions listed below each area:

Arbitration (International)
Europe-wide

Competition/European Law
Belgium
Europe-wide
Germany

Intellectual Property: Trade Mark & Unfair Competition
Germany

International Trade/WTO
Belgium
Europe-wide

Life Sciences
Germany

TMT: Information Technology
Belgium

TMT: Telecommunications
Belgium