White & Case Scores 87 Band 1 Rankings from Chambers Global 2016, Wins Band 1 Rankings Globally in International Arbitration, Construction and Projects & Energy | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
White & Case Scores 87 Band 1 Rankings from Chambers Global 2016, Wins Band 1 Rankings Globally in International Arbitration, Construction and Projects & Energy

White & Case Scores 87 Band 1 Rankings from Chambers Global 2016, Wins Band 1 Rankings Globally in International Arbitration, Construction and Projects & Energy

White & Case scored 87 Band 1 rankings from Chambers Global 2016: 40 for practices and 47 for individual lawyers. The Firm won Band 1 rankings worldwide on five continents.

According to Chambers, law firms in Band 1 represent “the best” firms for their “technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities most valued by the client.”

The rankings included Band 1 global rankings in the Arbitration (International), Construction and Projects & Energy categories. The rankings also included Band 1 global rankings in the Arbitration (International) category for International Arbitration Practice partners Carolyn B. Lamm (Washington, DC) and Paul Friedland (New York). This is the fourth year in a row in which Lamm and Friedland have achieved the Band 1 ranking.

Here are the Firm's Chambers Band 1 rankings:

Global

Practices
Arbitration (International)
Construction
Projects & Energy

Lawyers
Paul Friedland (Arbitration)
Carolyn Lamm (Arbitration)

 

Africa-wide

Practices
Dispute Resolution
Projects & Energy

 

Central & Eastern Europe

Practice
Projects & Energy

Lawyer
Jonathan Weinberg (Aviation)

 

China

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

Lawyer
Xiaoming Li ((1) Aviation and (2) Projects)

 

Czech Republic

Practices
Banking & Finance
Capital Markets
Corporate/M&A

Lawyer
David Plch (Aviation)

 

Europe-wide

Practices
Arbitration (International)
Projects & Energy

Lawyer
Michael Polkinghorne (Arbitration)

 

Finland

Practices
Banking & Finance
Corporate/M&A

Lawyers
Timo Airisto (Corporate/M&A)
Petri Y J Haussila (Corporate/M&A)

 

France

Practices
Banking & Finance
Capital Markets: Debt
Capital Markets: Equity
Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration
Projects: International Projects

Lawyers
Cenzi Gargaro (Bankruptcy/Restructuring)
Philippe Herbelin (Bankruptcy/Restructuring)
Michael Polkinghorne (Dispute Resolution)
Paule Biensan (Projects)

 

India

Lawyer
Nandan S Nelivigi (Corporate/M&A) (Expert based abroad in USA)

 

Israel

Practice
Corporate/M&A (Desk based Abroad in UK)

Lawyer
Colin Diamond (Corporate/M&A) (Expert based abroad in USA)

 

Italy

Practices
Capital Markets: Debt
Capital Markets: Equity

Lawyers
Ferigo Foscari (Bankruptcy/Restructuring)
Michael Immordino (Bankruptcy/Restructuring)
Paola Leocani (Bankruptcy/Restructuring)

 

Japan

Practice
International Trade

Lawyers
Simon Collins (Aviation)
Osamu Umejima (International Trade)

 

Kazakhstan

Practice
Corporate & Finance

 

Latin America-wide

Practices
Arbitration (International)
Banking & Finance
Energy & Natural Resources
Projects

Lawyers
Troy Alexander ((1)Energy & Natural Resources and (2) Projects)
Victor DeSantis ((1)Energy & Natural Resources and (2) Projects)

 

Mexico

Practice
Banking & Finance

 

Middle East-wide

Practice
Projects & Energy

Lawyers
Debashis Dey (Bankruptcy/Restructuring)
Philip Stopford (Projects)

 

Qatar

Practice
Projects & Energy

 

Russia

Practice
Corporate/M&A

Lawyers
Andrei Dontsov (Corporate/M&A)
Eric Michailov (Corporate/M&A)
David Goldberg (Dispute Resolution) (Expert based abroad in UK)

 

Singapore

Lawyer
Kaya Proudian (Bankruptcy/Restructuring)

 

Slovakia

Practices
Banking & Finance
Corporate/M&A

Lawyer
Marek Staroň ((1)Aviation and (2) Corporate/M&A)

 

Spain

Lawyer
Juan Manuel De Remedios (Bankruptcy/Restructuring)

 

Sweden

Lawyer
Anders Reldén (Dispute Resolution)

 

Turkey

Practices
Banking & Finance: International
Capital Markets: International
Corporate/M&A: International

Lawyer
Aslı Başgöz (Corporate/M&A)

 

UK

Practice
Projects

Lawyers
Stuart Matty (Bankruptcy/Restructuring)
Jason Kerr (Projects)
Philip Stopford (Projects)

 

United Arab Emirates

Lawyer
Debashis Dey (Bankruptcy/Restructuring)

 

USA

Practices
International Arbitration
Projects: LNG

Lawyers
Paul Friedland (International Arbitration)
Carolyn Lamm (International Arbitration)
Abby Cohen Smutny (International Arbitration)
Farhad Jalinous (International Trade)
Trevor Nagel (Outsourcing)
Troy Alexander (Projects)
Victor DeSantis (Projects)
Arthur Scavone (Projects)