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KMGerman-highlight.jpg Survey of In-House Counsel Finds WilmerHale Among Top 20 Firms in Germany

February 19, 2014

WilmerHale has been named among the top 20 most recommended law firms in Germany by 2013/2014. This is a new survey from the German Federal Association of in-house-counsel (Bundesverband der Unternehmensjuristen e.V.), and the first empirical study in Germany to focus solely on recommendations from in-house counsel.
Survey participants also recommended firms and lawyers by industry and practice. In these rankings, WilmerHale came in as the number one law firm in the aviation industry, among the top five firms for transportation and logistics, and in the top ten in the supply industry. The firm also earned recommendations in the following practice areas: Labor and Employment; Trade & Export Control; Compliance; European and International Law; Corporate; Antitrust; Litigation; Mergers & Acquisitions; Public Law; Product Liability Law and Contractual Law.
Of the individuals to be recognized by the survey, WilmerHale Partners Dr. Christian Crones (compliance), Dr. Roland Steinmeyer (corporate) and Ulrich Quack (antitrust) were included. 

The survey was far-reaching, with in-house counsel from 390 companies of various industries taking part. Overall, more than 3,000 recommendations were made of lawyers and law firm across 31 practice areas.

To learn more about the survey, visit