Chambers Global Recognizes WilmerHale in its 2013 Edition

Chambers Global Recognizes WilmerHale in its 2013 Edition

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Thirty-five WilmerHale lawyers have been named among the “World's Leading Lawyers for Business” in the 2013 edition of Chambers Global. In addition to these individual accolades, 13 of the firm's practice areas were also recognized.

Chambers Global'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 2013 guidebook. They are listed by both practice area and the region in which they are recognized:

Arbitration (International)
Europe-wide: Gary Born (Star Individuals), Steven Finizio, Franz Schwarz
Global-wide: Gary Born (Star Individuals), James H. Carter, Franz Schwarz

Arbitration (International): Most In-Demand Arbitrators
Europe-wide: Gary Born
Global-wide: James H. Carter

Banking & Finance: Mainly Regulatory
US: Russell Bruemmer

Competition/Antitrust
US: Thomas Mueller (Foreign Expert)

Competition/European Law
Belgium: Christian Duvernoy, Claus-Dieter Ehlermann (Senior Statesman), Thomas Mueller (Expert Based Abroad), John Ratliff, Sven Völcker, Frédéric Louis

Corporate/M&A
Germany: Roland Steinmeyer

Corporate/M&A: China-based (International Firms)
China: Lester Ross, Tao Xu (Associates to Watch)

Dispute Resolution
UK: Franz Schwarz (Foreign Expert)
Austria: Franz Schwarz (Foreign Expert)

Intellectual Property: Patent
US: William Lee

International Arbitration
US: James H. Carter, John V.H. Pierce, Rachael Kent

International Trade: Export Controls & Economic Sanctions
US: Ronald Meltzer

International Trade: FCPA Experts
US: Roger Witten

International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
US: William Lee

International Trade: Trade Remedies & Trade Policy
US: Charlene Barshefsky, Robert Novick

International Trade/WTO
Belgium: Claus-Dieter Ehlermann (Senior Statesman)
Europe-wide: Claus-Dieter Ehlermann (Senior Statesman)

Investment Funds: Private Equity: Fund Formation
US: Sarah Rothermel

Life Sciences: IP/Patent Litigation
Global-wide: William Lee

Life Sciences: Corporate/Commercial
Global-wide: David Redlick, Steven Singer

Outsourcing
US: Robert Finkel

Private Equity: Buyouts
US: Robert Schwed

Public International Law
Global-wide: Gary Born

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

Arbitration (International)
Europe-wide
Global-wide

Competition/Antitrust
Global-wide
US

Competition/European Law
Belgium

Corporate/M&A: Highly Regarded (International Firms)
China

Data Protection
Global-wide

International Arbitration
US

International Trade
US

International Trade/WTO
Belgium
Europe-wide
Global-wide

International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
US

Intellectual Property: Patent
US

Intellectual Property: Trade Mark & Unfair Competition
Germany

Life Sciences
Global-wide

Privacy & Data Security
US