(March 16, 2012, Weil News)
Global law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP received high marks in a wide range of practice areas from Chambers Global
in its 2012 ranking of law firms and attorneys across the world, which was published today. Chambers Global
, a Chambers and Partners publication, researches the legal markets of over 180 countries to identify the leading lawyers and law firms worldwide through interviews with thousands of lawyers and their clients.
A total of 78 partners from across the firm’s global offices and practice areas were ranked as “leading” lawyers, 14 of whom received Tier 1 rankings in their practice areas. For the third year in a row, Harvey R. Miller was ranked as a “star individual” for Bankruptcy/Restructuring in the US.
Several Weil practice areas were ranked as top, Tier 1, practices in their geographic markets, including: Banking & Finance (Hungary); Capital Markets (Poland); Corporate/M&A (Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland); Corporate/M&A: Private Equity (Asia-Pacific); Dispute Resolution (Czech Republic); Intellectual Property: Patent (US); Investment Funds: Private Equity: Fund Formation (US); and Restructuring/Insolvency and Bankruptcy (France, Hungary, Poland, and the US).
Of special note, Weil’s Private Equity practice received a Tier 1 Global-wide ranking
, solidifying its status as a world class practice.
The names of all Weil attorneys ranked in the 2012 edition of Chambers Global
are listed below. The complete Chambers Global 2012
rankings of Weil’s practices and its attorneys are available on the Chambers & Partners