Global legal ranking service Chambers and Partners has ranked the International Trade practice of global law firm White & Case LLP among the select group of Global "Band 1" law firms for International Trade/WTO. Band 1 is the highest ranking achievable, and is based on Chambers' assessment of a firms' technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment and other factors.
Chambers praised White & Case's "Highly regarded team that continues to draw praise from clients and peers alike for its impressive and comprehensive international trade and WTO practice," and reported that White & Case “Hosts an impressive international offering, encompassing market-leading teams in Japan and China, as well as highly rated practice groups in Washington, Brussels and Geneva."
"We distinguish ourselves with our teamwork, responsiveness, and collaboration across borders," said Gregory Spak (Washington, DC), head of White & Case's International Trade Group. "We deliver our services to clients wherever and whenever they need us, and we do it with a high level of professionalism and compassion for our clients’ issues. I am incredibly proud of our global team’s accomplishments in attaining a Band 1 ranking."