Twenty-five WilmerHale lawyers are to be named among the “World’s Leading Lawyers for Business” in the 2009 edition of Chambers Global. In addition to these individual listings, the firm was also ranked in 12 practice areas. These results were recently announced, while the full rankings and editorial will be published later this year.
Chambers Global’s rankings are based on thousands of interviews with lawyers and clients, with great weight given to the results of client feedback. Rankings take into account the lawyers’ legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness, commitment and other qualities that clients consider valuable.
The following WilmerHale lawyers will appear in the upcoming guide, listed below by practice area and country in which they are to be recognized:
(Global and UK) Gary Born
(USA) William J. Kolasky, Douglas Melamed
Corporate/M&A: China (Foreign):
(China) Lester Ross
(USA) William Lee
International Trade: Export Controls & Economic Sanctions:
(USA) Ronald Meltzer
(Belgium and Europe-wide) Jacques Bourgeois, Marco Bronckers, Claus-Dieter Ehlermann, Natalie McNelis
Private Equity: Buyouts:
(USA) Robert Schwed
WilmerHale will be recognized for the following practice areas, listed below by practice area and region in which they are to be ranked:
Belgium, Europe-wide, Global
Technology & Communications: