White & Case Scores 96 Band 1 Rankings from Chambers Global 2015, Wins Band 1 Rankings Globally in Arbitration, Construction and Projects & Energy | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

White & Case Scores 96 Band 1 Rankings from Chambers Global 2015, Wins Band 1 Rankings Globally in Arbitration, Construction and Projects & Energy

White & Case scored 96 Band 1 rankings, the highest ranking, from Chambers Global 2015—45 for practices and 51 for individual lawyers. The Firm won Band 1 rankings worldwide on five continents.

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 our Global International Arbitration Practice partners Carolyn B. Lamm (Washington, DC) and Paul Friedland (New York).

In addition, three White & Case lawyers received a STAR ranking, which is given to lawyers who receive outstanding levels of feedback. Lawyers receiving a STAR ranking were Giles Endréo in the "France—Capital Markets: Debt" category, Joshua Kiernan (London) in the "Israel—Corporate/M&A: Experts Based Abroad" category and Michael Immordino in the "Italy—Capital Markets: Foreign Experts" category.

Here are the Firm's Band 1 rankings:

Global

Practices
Arbitration (International)
Construction
Projects & Energy
Lawyers
Carolyn B. Lamm (Arbitration (International))
Paul Friedland (Arbitration (International))

Africa-wide

Practices
Dispute Resolution
Projects & Energy

Central & Eastern Europe

Practices
Corporate/M&A
Projects & Energy
Lawyers
Robert B. Irving

Europe-wide

Practices
Arbitration (International)
Projects & Energy
Lawyers
Michael Polkinghorne (Arbitration (International))

Latin America-wide

Practices
Arbitration (International)
Banking & Finance
Energy & Natural Resources
Projects
Lawyers
Troy Alexander (Projects)
Victor J. DeSantis (Projects)

Middle East-Wide

Practice
Projects & Energy
Lawyer
Philip Stopford

Belgium

Lawyer
Ian S. Forrester (Competition/European Law)

China

Practices
Banking & Finance (International Firms)
Projects & Infrastructure (International Firms)
Lawyers
Xiaoming Li ((1) Banking & Finance: China-based (International Firms) and (2) Projects & Infrastructure (International Firms))
John Hartley (Banking & Finance: Hong Kong-based (International Firms)

Czech Republic

Practices
Banking & Finance
Capital Markets
Corporate/M&A
Restructuring/Insolvency
Lawyers
David Plch (Banking & Finance and Restructuring/Insolvency)

Finland

Practices
Banking & Finance
Corporate/M&A
Lawyer
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 (Capital Markets: Debt)
Philippe Herbelin (Capital Markets: Equity)
Michael Polkinghorne (Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration)
Paule Biensan (Projects: International Projects)

Hungary

Practice
Corporate M&A
Lawyer
Robert B. Irving (Corporate/M&A)
Edward Keller (Corporate/M&A)

India

Practices
Projects & Energy: Expert Based Abroad
Lawyers
Nandan Nelivigi (Corporate/M&A: Experts Based Abroad)

Israel

Practice
Corporate/M&A (Experts Based Abroad)
Lawyer
Colin J. Diamond (Corporate/M&A (Experts Based Abroad))

Italy

Lawyers
Michael Immordino
Paola Leocani

Japan

Practice
International Trade
Lawyers
Simon Collins (Banking & Finance: International Firms: Asset Finance)
Osamu Umejima (International Trade)
Hendrik Gordenker (Projects & Energy: International Firms)

Kazakhstan

Practice
Corporate & Finance
Lawyer
Maxim Telemtayev

Mexico

Practices
Banking & Finance
Corporate/M&A

Poland

Lawyer
Pawel Pietkiewicz (Dispute Resolution)

Qatar

Practices
Projects & Energy

Russia

Practices
Corporate/M&A
Lawyers
Andrei Dontsov (Corporate/M&A)
Eric Michailov (Corporate/M&A)
David Goldberg (Dispute Resolution: Experts Based Abroad)
Marc Polonsky (Energy & Natural Resources: Experts Based Abroad)
Irina Dmitrieva (Tax)

Slovakia

Practices
Banking & Finance
Corporate/M&A
Restructuring/Insolvency
Lawyer
Marek Staroň ((1) Banking & Finance and (2) Corporate/M&A)

Spain

Lawyer
Juan Manuel De Remedios (Capital Markets: UK/US-qualified Experts)

Sweden

Lawyer
Anders Reldén (Dispute Resolution)

Turkey

Practice
Banking & Finance: Foreign
Capital Markets: Experts Based Abroad
Corporate/M&A: International
Lawyer

Asli Basgoz (Corporate M&A: International)

United Kingdom

Practice
Projects
Lawyer
Jason Kerr (Projects)
Philip Stopford (Projects)

United States

Practice
Antitrust: Cartel
International Arbitration
Lawyers
Earle H. O’Donnell (Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation))
Carolyn B. Lamm ((1) International Arbitration and (2) International Arbitrations: Arbitrators)
Paul Friedland ((1) International Arbitration and (2) International Arbitrations: Arbitrators)
Trevor Nagel (Outsourcing)
Arthur A. Scavone (Projects)
Troy Alexander (Projects)
Victor J. DeSantis (Projects)