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WilmerHale Again Earns Its Place in PLC’s “Global 50”

March 12, 2007

PLC Which Lawyer? Yearbook 2007 ranked WilmerHale, for the second time, among the top 50 law firms in the world, with over 40 WilmerHale lawyers ranked as leaders in their respective practice areas. The firm was also recommended in 15 key practice areas in Europe and the US.

According to the Yearbook, “WilmerHale is an international powerhouse that has a firm place among the top 50 global firms.” The firm is also notedfor its, “pre-eminent expertise in life sciences and dispute resolution,” and the firm’s ability “to capitalize on this combination of practices to offer true full-service advice and representation and accordingly counts some of the most important IP/life sciences, technology and telecommunications companies amongst its clients.”

Click here to view the PLC’s editorial write-up on WilmerHale. Below is a list of firm lawyers, along with their respective areas of specialty, included in PLC Which Lawyer? Yearbook 2007:

Steven D. Barrett - Life Sciences: Commercial and Partnering (US)
Robert Barry - IP: Patent Litigation (UK), Life Sciences: Intellectual Property (UK)
David B. Bassett - Intellectual Property (Massachusetts)
Robert B. Bell - Anti-trust & Competition (Washington, DC)
Mark G. Borden - Corporate/M&A (Massachusetts), Private Equity: Venture Capital (Massachusetts)
Jay E. Bothwick - Corporate/M&A (Massachusetts)
Gary B. Born - Leading Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration (UK)
Marco C. E. J. Bronckers - EU Competition (EU), EU Telecommunications (EU)
James C. Burling - Anti-trust & Competition (Massachusetts)
Louis R. Cohen - Dispute Resolution (Washington, DC)
Paul P. Daley - Restructuring and Insolvency (Massachusetts)
Christian Duvernoy - EU Telecommunications (EU)
John H. Harwood - Telecommunications (Washington, DC)
Suyong Kim - Anti-trust & Competition (UK)
Rob Kirsch - Environment (Massachusetts)
William J. Kolasky - Anti-trust & Competition (Washington, DC)
William T. Lake - Telecommunications (Washington, DC)
William F. Lee - IP: Patent Litigation (US), Life Sciences: Intellectual Property (US), Dispute Resolution (Massachusetts), Intellectual Property (Massachusetts)
Frédéric Louis - EU Competition (EU)
William R. McLucas - Corporate Governance (US), Dispute Resolution (Washington, DC)
A. Douglas Melamed - Anti-trust & Competition (Washington, DC)
Wendy Jane Miles - Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration (UK)
Michelle D. Miller - Anti-trust & Competition (Massachusetts)
Thomas Mueller - Anti-trust & Competition (Washington, DC)
Ulrich Quack - Anti-trust & Competition (Germany)
John Ratliff - EU Competition (EU)
David E. Redlick - Life Sciences: Corporate (US)
Roger M. Ritt - Tax (Massachusetts)
Dr. Wolfgang Rosener - Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration (Germany)
Alfred C. Server, M.D., Ph. D. - Life Sciences: Commercial and Partnering (US)
Howard M. Shapiro - Dispute Resolution (Washington, DC)
Steven D. Singer - Life Sciences: Commercial and Partnering (US), Life Sciences: Corporate (US), Corporate/M&A (Massachusetts)
Wayne L. Stoner - Intellectual Property (Massachusetts)
Yves Van Gerven - EU Competition (EU), Anti-trust & Competition (Belgium)
Dr. Sven B. Völcker - EU State Aid (EU), EU Competition (EU)
Paul A. von Hehn - EU Telecommunications (EU)
Seth P. Waxman - Dispute Resolution (Washington, DC)
Henry N. Wixon - Life Sciences: Patent Counseling (US)

The PLC Which Lawyer? Yearbook, previously known as PLC Global Counsel 3000, identifies the leading lawyers and law firms in the major international corporate and commercial practice areas in over 90 jurisdictions across the globe. These recommendations are based on research surveys, and interviews with private practitioners.