Global law firm White & Case has maintained its Band One International Arbitration ranking in Chambers Global, one of two firms worldwide to be recognized in the highest category.
Chambers Global notes that White & Case is an "International arbitration heavyweight with an enviable bench of lawyers spread across its extensive global network of offices. Continues to expand its offering with the addition of experienced partners in different continents. Attracts an impressive portfolio of clients including sovereigns, state-owned entities and international companies. Notable strength in investor-state, construction and energy disputes." Sources say "They belong in the top band globally - they have a good international disputes practice" and "They did an excellent job, they listen, and their record in arbitration is very good."
White & Case has seven international arbitration partners individually ranked in Chambers Global, the highest of any law firm: Paul Friedland (Band One), Carolyn Lamm (Band One), Christopher Seppälä (Band Two), Abby Cohen Smutny (Band Two), Phillip Capper (Band Three), Michael Polkinghorne (Band Three) and Aloke Ray (Band Five). In addition, Anders Reldén and Paweł Pietkiewicz are ranked in Band One for Dispute Resolution in Chambers Global: Sweden and Chambers Global: Poland, respectively.