Honors and Awards

2015

Chambers Global 2015

Practice Rankings

Global-wide:

  • Projects & Energy (Band 3)
  • Projects & Energy: Power (Band 2)

Africa-wide:

  • Project & Energy (Band 3)

Latin America-wide:

  • Banking & Finance (Band 3)
  • Capital Markets (Band 4)
  • Corporate/M&A (Band 4)
  • Energy & Natural Resources (Band 3)
  • Insurance (Band 2)
  • Projects (Band 3)

Middle East-wide:

  • Projects & energy (Band 3)

Oman:

  • Corporate/Commercial (Band 2) (Desk based Abroad)

Poland:

  • Banking & Finance (Band 4)
  • Dispute Resolution (Band 4)
  • Tax (Band 2)

Russia:

  • Banking & Finance (Band 4)
  • Dispute Resolution (Band 3)

Turkey:

  • Capital Markets: International (Band 2)
  • Corporate/M&A: International (Band 2)

UK:

  • Insurance: Contentious Claims & Reinsurance (Foreign Desk)
  • Insurance: Reinsurance (Band 3)
  • Projects (Foreign Desk)

USA:

  • Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Band 5)
  • Capital Markets: Debt & Equity (Foreign Desk)
  • Energy: Electricity (Transactional) (Band 3)
  • International Arbitration (Band 5)
  • Projects (Foreign Desk)
  • Projects: Power (Band 2)
  • Projects: PPP (Band 2)
  • Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy (Band 1)

Lawyer Rankings:

Banking & Finance

Latin America-wide:

  • Charles Johnson (Band 3)

Poland:

  • Marek Król (Band 3)

Russia:

  • Konstantin O Konstantinov (Band 2)

Bankruptcy/Restructuring

USA:

  • Howard Seife (Band 4)

Capital Markets

Latin America-wide:

  • Allen Miller (Band 3)

USA:

  • Allen Miller (Foreign expert)

Construction

South Africa:

  • Lido Fontana (Up and Coming)

Corporate/Commercial

Oman:

  • Sohail Barkatali (Expert based abroad)

United Arab Emirates:

  • Sohail Barkatali (Foreign expert)

Corporate/M&A

Latin America-wide:

  • Allen Miller (Band 5)
  • Talbert I Navia (Band 4)

Russia:

  • Konstantin O Konstantinov (Band 4)

Turkey:

  • Claude S Serfilippi (Expert based abroad)
  • Ayşe Yüksel (Band 1)

UK:

  • Silvia Fazio (Foreign expert)
  • Konstantin A Osipov (Foreign expert)

Ukraine:

  • Charez X Golvala (Expert based abroad)

United Arab Emirates:

  • Daniel J Greenwald III (Band 5)

USA:

  • Talbert I Navia (Foreign expert)

Dispute Resolution

Poland:

  • Sylwester Pieckowski (Band 4)

Russia:

  • Julia Romanova (Band 4)
  • Mikhail A Rozenberg (Band 2)

United Arab Emirates:

  • Daniel J Greenwald III (Band 3)

Energy & Natural Resources

Latin America-wide:

  • Peter F Fitzgerald (Band 3)

USA:

  • Charles Hord (Band 3)
  • Robert Shapiro (Band 4)

Insurance

Latin America-wide

  • Christopher Cardona (Band 1)

UK:

  • Christopher Cardona (Band 3)
  • Christopher Cardona (Foreign expert)
  • Michelle George (Band 4)
  • Adrian Mecz (Band 2)
  • Adrian Mecz (Band 3)

International Arbitration

USA:

  • Mark Beckett (Band 3)

Projects

Africa-wide:

  • Lynne E Gedanken (Band 5)

Latin America-wide:

  • Rohit Chaudhry (Band 4)

Middle East-wide:

  • Sohail Barkatali (Band 4)
  • Agnieszka Klich (Band 2)

UK:

  • Agnieszka Klich (Band 3)
  • Agnieszka Klich (Foreign expert)

USA:

  • Todd E Alexander (Band 2)
  • Todd E Alexander (Band 3)
  • Noam Ayali (Band 1)
  • Noam Ayali (Band 3)
  • John Baecher (Band 4)
  • Rohit Chaudhry (Band 2)
  • Rohit Chaudhry (Foreign expert)
  • Peter F Fitzgerald (Band 1)
  • Peter F Fitzgerald (Foreign expert)
  • Douglas M Fried (Band 2)
  • Douglas M Fried (Band 3)
  • Lynne E Gedanken (Foreign expert)
  • Lynne E Gedanken (Band 4)
  • Kenneth W Hansen (Band 3)
  • Benjamin Y Koenigsberg (Band 4)
  • Keith Martin (Star Individuals)
  • Keith Martin (Band 1)
  • Chaim Wachsberger (Band 2)
  • Paul L Weber (Band 3)

Tax

Poland:

  • Piotr Karwat (Band 4)
  • Dorota Szubielska (Band 1)

Chambers UK 2015

Practice rankings:

UK-wide:

  • Insurance: Contentious Claims (Band 4)
  • Insurance: Reinsurance (Band 3)
  • Projects (Band 4)

Lawyer rankings:

  • Martin Thomas: Capital Markets (Band 3)
  • Christopher Cardona: Insurance (Band 3)
  • Michelle George: Insurance (Band 4)
  • Adrian Mecz: Insurance (Band 2 and Band 3)
  • Agnieszka Klich: Projects (Band 3)
  • London (Firms)
  • John R Verrill (Band 4)

Chambers Latin America 2015

Practice rankings:

Brazil

  • Banking & Finance: International (Band 3)

Latin America-wide

  • Banking & Finance (Band 3)
  • Capital Markets (Band 4)
  • Corporate/M&A (Band 4)
  • Energy and Natural Resources (Band 3)
  • Insurance (Band 2)
  • Projects (Band 3)

Lawyer rankings:

Brazil

  • Charles Johnson: Banking & Finance: International (Band 2)
  • Daniel Spencer: Banking & Finance: International (Band U)

Latin America-wide

  • Charles Johnson: Banking & Finance (Band 3)
  • Allen Miller: Capital Markets (Band 3); Corporate/M&A (Band 5)
  • Talbert Navia: Corporate/M&A (Band 4)
  • Peter Fitzgerald: Energy & Natural Resources (Band 3)
  • Christopher Cardona: Insurance (Band 1)
  • Rohit Chaudhry: Projects (Band 4)


2014

The Legal 500 UK 2014

Recommended Practices:

  • Corporate & commercial: flotations: small and mid-cap, tier 3
  • Corporate & commercial: M&A: mid-market, £50m-£250m, tier 5
  • Dispute Resolution: international arbitration, tier 7
  • Finance: corporate restructuring and insolvency
  • Finance: emerging markets, tier 4
  • Insurance: insurance and reinsurance litigation, tier 3
  • Insurance: corporate and regulatory, tier 4
  • Insurance: professional negligence, tier 7
  • Projects, Energy and Natural Resources: power (including electricity, nuclear and renewables), tier 2
  • Real Estate: property finance, tier 4

Leading Lawyers:

  • Martin Thomas: Corporate & commercial: flotations: small and mid-cap
  • Mark Menhennet: Real Estate: property finance

Recommended lawyers:

  • Martin Thomas: flotations: small and mid-cap
  • Dearbhla Quigley: flotations: small and mid-cap
  • Charez Golvala: M&A: mid-market, £50m-£250m
  • John Verrill: Finance: corporate restructuring and insolvency
  • Silvia Fazio: Finance: emerging markets
  • Partha Pal: Finance: emerging markets; Real Estate: property finance
  • Adrian Mecz: Insurance: insurance and reinsurance litigation
  • Christopher Cardona: Insurance: insurance and reinsurance litigation; Insurance: corporate and regulatory
  • Michelle George: Insurance: insurance and reinsurance litigation
  • Jonathan Ogle: Insurance: insurance and reinsurance litigation
  • Agnieszka Klich: Projects, Energy and Natural Resources: power (including electricity, nuclear and renewables)
  • Magnus Rodrigues: Projects, Energy and Natural Resources: power (including electricity, nuclear and renewables)
  • Li Zhang: Projects, Energy and Natural Resources: power (including electricity, nuclear and renewables)
  • Despina Doxaki: Projects, Energy and Natural Resources: power (including electricity, nuclear and renewables)
  • Julien Bocobza: Projects, Energy and Natural Resources: power (including electricity, nuclear and renewables)
  • Mark Menhennet: Real Estate: property finance

The Legal 500 Latin America 2014

Practice rankings:

  • Banking and finance (Tier 2)
  • Capital markets (Tier 4)
  • Corporate and M&A (Tier 3)
  • International arbitration (Tier 5)
  • Projects and energy (Tier 3)

Recommended lawyers:

  • Silvia Fazio: Banking and finance
  • Charles Johnson: Banking and finance; Projects and energy
  • Margarita Oliva: Banking and finance
  • Marc Rossell: Banking and finance; Projects and energy
  • Daniel Spencer: Banking and finance; Projects and energy
  • Morton Grosz: Corporate and M&A
  • Allen Miller: Corporate and M&A
  • Scott Naidech: Corporate and M&A
  • Talbert Navia: Corporate and M&A
  • Kevin Smith: Corporate and M&A
  • Mark Beckett: International arbitration
  • Christopher Cardona: International arbitration
  • Thomas Hall: International arbitration
  • Christina Hioureas: International arbitration
  • Marc Suskin: International arbitration
  • Rachel Thorn: International arbitration
  • Todd Alexander: Projects and energy
  • Rohit Chaudhry: Projects and energy

The Legal 500 United States 2014

Top-Tier Practices


Recommended Practices


Leading Lawyers

  • Lawrence Larose: Finance: Municipal bankruptcy
  • Rohit Chaudhry: Finance: Project finance
  • Todd Alexander: Industry focus: Energy: renewable/alternative
  • David Raim: Industry focus: Insurance: advice to insurers
  • Donald Strauber: Litigation: Product liability and mass tort defense: consumer products (including tobacco)
  • Marc Alpert: Mergers, acquisitions and buyouts: M&A: middle-market ($500m-999m)
  • Allen Miller: Mergers, acquisitions and buyouts: M&A: middle-market ($500m-999m)

Recommended Lawyers

  • Douglas Deutsch: Finance: Corporate restructuring (including bankruptcy)
  • Samuel Kohn: Finance: Corporate restructuring (including bankruptcy); Finance: Municipal bankruptcy
  • Lawrence Larose: Finance: Corporate restructuring (including bankruptcy); Finance: Municipal bankruptcy
  • David LeMay: Finance: Corporate restructuring (including bankruptcy)
  • Howard Seife: Finance: Corporate restructuring (including bankruptcy)
  • Todd Alexander: Finance: Project finance; Industry focus: Energy: renewable/alternative; Industry focus: Energy: transactions
  • Noam Ayali: Finance: Project finance
  • Rohit Chaudhry: Finance: Project finance
  • Robert Eberhardt: Finance: Project finance
  • Peter Fitzgerald: Finance: Project finance
  • Douglas Fried: Finance: Project finance
  • Lynne Gedanken: Finance: Project finance
  • Eli Katz: Finance: Project finance
  • Paul Kaufman: Finance: Project finance
  • Ben Koenigsberg: Finance: Project finance
  • Marissa Leigh Alcala: Finance: Project finance
  • Evelyn Lim: Finance: Project finance
  • Keith Martin: Finance: Project finance
  • Margarita Oliva: Finance: Project finance
  • Paul Weber: Finance: Project finance
  • Noam Ayali: Industry focus: Energy: transactions
  • Benjamin Koenigsberg: Industry focus: Energy: transactions
  • Marc Rossell: Industry focus: Energy: transactions
  • Beth Kramer: Investment fund formation and management: Private equity funds
  • Scott Naidech: Investment fund formation and management: Private equity funds
  • Talbert Navia: Investment fund formation and management: Private equity funds
  • Mark Beckett: Litigation: International arbitration
  • Christina Hioureas: Litigation: International arbitration
  • Marc Suskin: Litigation: International arbitration
  • Rachel Thorn: Litigation: International arbitration
  • Abbe Lowell: Litigation: Leading trial lawyers
  • Donald Strauber: Litigation: Product liability and mass tort defense: consumer products (including tobacco)
  • Mary Yelenick: Litigation: Product liability and mass tort defense: consumer products (including tobacco)
  • Marc Alpert: Mergers, acquisitions and buyouts: M&A: middle-market ($500m-999m)
  • Charles Hord III: Mergers, acquisitions and buyouts: M&A: middle-market ($500m-999m)
  • Sey-Hyo Lee: Mergers, acquisitions and buyouts: M&A: middle-market ($500m-999m)
  • Allen Miller: Mergers, acquisitions and buyouts: M&A: middle-market ($500m-999m)
  • Edward Smith: Mergers, acquisitions and buyouts: M&A: middle-market ($500m-999m)
  • Kevin Smith: Mergers, acquisitions and buyouts: M&A: middle-market ($500m-999m)
  • William Cavanagh: Tax: Domestic tax: East Coast
  • Eli Katz: Tax: Domestic tax: East Coast
  • John Marciano: Tax: Domestic tax: East Coast
  • Lawrence Rosenberg: Tax: Domestic tax: East Coast

The Legal 500 EMEA 2014

Chadbourne has been recommended as a top-tier firm in 2 practice areas:

Poland:

  • Energy and natural resources (Tier 1)

United Arab Emirates:

  • Projects and energy (Tier 1)

Chadbourne has also been recommended in the following 15 practice areas:

Poland:

  • Banking and finance (Tier 3)
  • Corporate and M&A (Tier 4)
  • Dispute resolution (Tier 3)
  • Real estate and construction (Tier 3)
  • Tax (Tier 3)
  • TMT (Tier 3)

Russia:

  • Banking and finance (Tier 3)
  • Corporate and M&A: Moscow (Tier 4)
  • Dispute resolution - Arbitration and mediation  (Tier 4)
  • Dispute resolution - Litigation  (Tier 2)
  • Energy and natural resources (Tier 4)

Turkey:

  • Foreign firms (Tier 2)
  • Corporate and M&A (Tier 3) (For Sahbaz Attorney Partnership)

Ukraine:

  • Banking, finance and capital markets (Tier 2)
  • Corporate and M&A (Tier 2)

United Arab Emirates:

  • Corporate and M&A (Tier 5)

Five Chadbourne lawyers are listed in elite "Leading lawyers" list.

Poland:

  • Energy and natural resources—Leading individuals:  Igor Muszynski
  • Tax—Leading individuals: Dorota Szubielska

Russia:

  • Corporate and M&A—Moscow—Leading individuals: Konstantin Konstantinov
  • Corporate and M&A—St Petersburg—Leading individuals: Konstantin Konstantinov
  • Dispute resolution—Arbitration and mediation—Leading individuals:  Mikhail Rozenberg
  • Dispute resolution—Litigation —Leading individuals: Mikhail Rozenberg

Ukraine:

  • Corporate and M&A—Leading individuals: Jaroslawa Johnson

21 Chadbourne lawyers are recommended

Poland:

  • Banking and finance: Marek Król
  • Banking and finance: Zbigniew Skórczynski
  • Corporate and M&A: Wlodzimierz Radzikowski
  • Dispute resolution: Sylwester Pieckowski
  • Energy and natural resources: Igor Muszynski
  • Energy and natural resources: Przemyslaw Kalek
  • Real estate and construction: Mariusz Stawiarczyk
  • Tax: Dorota Szubielska
  • Tax: Piotr Karwat

Russia:

  • Banking and finance: Konstantin Konstantinov
  • Corporate and M&A—Moscow: Konstantin Konstantinov
  • Dispute resolution—Arbitration and mediation: Mikhail Rozenberg
  • Dispute resolution—Litigation:  Julia Romanova
  • Dispute resolution—Litigation:  Mikhail Rozenberg
  • Dispute resolution—Litigation:  Yadviga Pavlovich
  • Energy and natural resources: Konstantin Konstantinov

Ukraine:

  • Banking, finance and capital markets: Adam Mycyk
  • Corporate and M&A: Adam Mycyk
  • Corporate and M&A: Jaroslawa Johnson

United Arab Emirates:

  • Corporate and M&A: Jack Greenwald
  • Corporate and M&A: Simon Schmidt
  • Corporate and M&A: Ramsey Jurdi
  • Projects and energy: Sohail Barkatali
  • Projects and energy: Richard Keenan

Turkey:

  • Finance: Çağdaş Selvi

International Financial Law Review "Project Finance Deal of the Year 2014": Az-Zour North Phase 1 Integrated Water and Power Project

Law360 Top 20 Pro Bono Firms of 2014

National Law Journal Pro Bono Hot List 2014

The Legal 500 "Energy Law Firm of the Year 2014"

Law360 “Energy Group of the Year” and “Project Finance Group of the Year"

LatinFinance “Quasi-Sovereign Bond of the Year” for 2014: YPF S.A.’s landmark US$1 billion global bond offering

Law360 Energy MVP: Peter Fitzgerald

IFLR “Project Finance Deal of the Year 2014”: Az-Zour North Phase 1 Independent Water and Power Project

LatinFinance “Best Bond" Deal of the Year: Eten Cold Reserve Power Project

Chambers USA 2014

Nationwide

  • Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Band 5)
  • Energy: Electricity (Transactional) (Band 3)
  • International Arbitration (Band 5)
  • Projects: Power (Band 2)
  • Projects: PPP (Band 2)
  • Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy (Band 1)

District of Columbia

  • Insurance: Insurer (Band 2)

New York

  • Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Band 4)
  • Latin American Investment (Band 4)

Lawyers Ranked

Nationwide

  • Todd E. Alexander: Nationwide: Projects (Band 3)
  • Todd E. Alexander: Nationwide: Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy (Band 2)
  • Noam Ayali: Nationwide: Projects (Band 3)
  • Noam Ayali: Nationwide: Projects: LNG (Band 1)
  • John Baecher: Nationwide: Projects (Band 4)
  • Mark Beckett: Nationwide: International Arbitration (Band 3)
  • Rohit Chaudhry: Nationwide: Projects (Band 2)
  • Peter F. Fitzgerald: Nationwide: Projects (Band 1)
  • Douglas M. Fried: Nationwide: Projects (Band 3)
  • Douglas M. Fried: Nationwide: Projects: PPP (Band 2)
  • Lynne E. Gedanken: Nationwide: Projects (Band 4) 
  • Kenneth W. Hansen: Nationwide: Projects (Band 3)
  • Charles Hord: Nationwide: Energy: Electricity (Transactional) (Band 3)
  • Benjamin Y. Koenigsberg: Nationwide: Projects (Band 4)
  • Keith Martin: Nationwide: Projects (Band 1)
  • Keith Martin: Nationwide: Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy (Star Individuals)
  • David Raim: Nationwide: Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Reinsurance (Band 1)
  • Howard Seife: Nationwide: Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Band 4)
  • Robert Shapiro: Nationwide: Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation) (Band 4)
  • Chaim Wachsberger: Nationwide: Projects (Band 2)  
  • Paul L. Weber: Nationwide: Projects (Band 3)
  • Mary T. Yelenick: Nationwide: Product Liability & Mass Torts (Band 5)

District of Columbia

  • Abbe David Lowell: District of Columbia: Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations (Band 2)
  • David Raim: District of Columbia: Insurance: Insurer (Band 1)

New York

  • William G. Cavanagh: New York: Tax (Band 4)
  • David M. LeMay: New York: Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Band 4)
  • Allen Miller: New York: Latin American Investment (Band 3)
  • Talbert I. Navia: New York: Latin American Investment (Band 4)
  • Howard Seife: New York: Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Band 3)

Chambers Global 2014

Africa-wide

  • Projects & Energy (Band 2)

Global-wide

  • Projects & Energy (Band 3)
  • Projects & Energy: Power (Band 2) 

India

  • Projects & Energy (Band 2) (Desk Based Abroad) 

Latin America-wide

  • Arbitration (International) (Band 5) 
  • Banking & Finance (Band 3) (Desk Based Abroad) 
  • Capital Markets (Band 4) (Desk Based Abroad) 
  • Corporate/M&A (Band 3) (Desk Based Abroad) 
  • Insurance (Band 2) (Desk Based Abroad) 
  • Projects (Band 3) (Desk Based Abroad) 

Middle East-wide

  • Projects & Energy (Band 3) 

Oman

  • Corporate/Commercial (Band 2) (Desk based Abroad) 

Poland

  • Banking & Finance (Band 4) 
  • Corporate/M&A (Band 4) 
  • Dispute Resolution (Band 4) 
  • Tax (Band 2) 

Russia

  • Banking & Finance (Band 3) 
  • Dispute Resolution (Band 3) 

Turkey

  • Corporate/M&A: International (Band 3) 

UK

  • Insurance: Contentious Claims & Reinsurance (Foreign Desk)
  • Insurance: Reinsurance (Band 3)
  • Projects (Foreign Desk) 
  • Projects (Band 3) 

Ukraine

  • Banking & Finance (Band 3) 
  • Corporate/M&A (Band 3) 

USA

  • Banking & Finance (Foreign Desk) 
  • Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Band 5)
  • Capital Markets: Debt & Equity (Foreign Desk) 
  • Corporate/M&A (Foreign Desk) 
  • Energy: Electricity (Transactional) (Band 3) 
  • International Arbitration (Band 4) 
  • Projects (Foreign Desk) 
  • Projects: Power (Band 1) 
  • Projects: PPP (Band 3) 
  • Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy (Band 1) 

Lawyers Ranked

Banking & Finance:

Latin America-wide


Poland


Russia


Ukraine


Bankruptcy/Restructuring:

USA


Capital Markets:

Latin America-wide


USA


Corporate:

Brazil


Corporate/Commercial:

Oman


United Arab Emirates


Corporate/M&A:

Brazil


Latin America-wide


Poland


Russia


Turkey


UK


Ukraine


United Arab Emirates


USA


Venezuela


Dispute Resolution:

Poland


Russia


United Arab Emirates


Energy & Natural Resources:

USA


Insurance:

Latin America-wide


UK


International Arbitration:

USA


Projects:

Africa-wide


India


Latin America-wide


Middle East-wide


UK


Tax:

Poland


Chambers Latin America  2014

Practices Ranked:

Brazil


Latin America-wide


 Lawyers Ranked:

Brazil


Latin America-wide


Chambers Latin America- Leaders in Their Field


Chambers UK

Practices Ranked:

UK

Lawyers Ranked:

UK

  


IFLR 1000

Mexico

Recommended Practices


Poland

Recommended Practices


Leading Lawyers


Russia


Recommended Practices


Leading Lawyers


Turkey


Recommended Practices


Recommended Lawyers


Ukraine

Recommended Practices


Leading Lawyers


Recommended Lawyers


United Kingdom

Recommended Practices


 Leading Lawyers


Recommended Lawyers


 US

Recommended Practice


 Chadbourne was additionally listed as a international firm active in: Brazil, Algeria, Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Morocco, Nigeria, Tanzania, Tunisia, Uganda and Zambia.


IFLR 1000 Energy & Infrastructure Sub-Saharan Africa 2013 (Special Guide)

Recommended Practices


Key Partners


Recommended Lawyers

 


2013


The Legal 500 Latin America

Recommended Practices:


Recommended Lawyers:

Banking and finance


Capital markets


Corporate and M&A


International arbitration


Projects and energy



The Legal 500 UK

Recommended Practices:


Leading Lawyers:

  • Martin Thomas: Corporate and Commercial: Flotations: Small and Mid-Cap: Leading individuals
  • Adrian Mecz: Insurance: Insurance and Reinsurance Litigation: Leading Individuals

Recommended Lawyers:

  • Dearbhla Quigley: Corporate and Commercial: Flotations: Small and Mid-Cap; Corporate and Commercial: M&A: Mid-Market
  • Martin Thomas: Corporate and Commercial: Flotations: Small and Mid-Cap; Corporate and Commercial: M&A: Mid-Market
  • Charez Golvala: Corporate and Commercial: M&A: Mid-Market
  • John Verrill: Finance: Corporate Restructuring and Insolvency
  • Silvia Fazio: Finance: Emerging markets
  • Adrian Mecz: Insurance: Insurance and Reinsurance Litigation
  • Christopher Cardona: Insurance: Insurance and Reinsurance Litigation
  • Michelle George: Insurance: Insurance and Reinsurance Litigation
  • Patrick Devine: Insurance: Insurance: Corporate and Regulatory
  • Agnieszka Klich: Projects, Energy and Natural Resources: Power (Including Electricity, Nuclear and Renewables)

Chambers Global

 


 Chambers Latin America

 


Legal 500 US

Chadbourne was recommended as a Top Tier Firm in two practice areas:


Chadbourne also recommended in the following nine practice areas:


Leading Lawyers:

  • Allen Miller: Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts–M&A: Middle-Market
  • David Raim: Industry Focus–Insurance: Advice to Insurers
  • Donald Strauber: Litigation–Product Liability and Mass Tort Defense: Consumer Products
  • Rohit Chaudhry: Finance–Project Finance

Recommended Lawyers:

  • Abbe Lowell: Leading Trial Lawyers
  • Allen Miller: Industry Focus–Energy: Transactions; Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts–M&A: Middle-Market
  • Amy D'Agostino: Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts–M&A: Middle-Market
  • Benjamin Koenigsberg: Industry Focus–Energy: Transactions
  • Benjamin Koenigsberg: Finance–Project Finance
  • Chaim Wachsberger: Industry Focus–Energy: Renewable/Alternative; Industry Focus–Energy: Transactions
  • Charles Hord III: Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts–M&A: Middle-Market
  • Clara Krivoy: Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts–M&A: Middle-Market
  • David LeMay: Finance–Corporate Restructuring (Including Bankruptcy)
  • David Raim: Litigation–International Arbitration
  • Donald Schapiro: Tax–Domestic Tax: East Coast
  • Donald Strauber: Litigation–Product Liability and Mass Tort Defense: Consumer Products
  • Douglas Fried: Finance–Project Finance
  • Edward Smith: Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts–M&A: Middle-Market
  • Eli Katz: Finance–Project Finance; Industry Focus–Energy: Renewable/Alternative; Tax–Domestic Tax: East Coast
  • Evelyn Lim: Finance–Project Finance
  • Howard Seife: Finance–Corporate Restructuring (Including Bankruptcy)
  • John Marciano: Tax–Domestic Tax: East Coast
  • Keith Martin: Finance–Project Finance; Industry Focus–Energy: Renewable/Alternative; Tax–Domestic Tax: East Coast
  • Kessar Nashat: Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts–M&A: Middle-Market
  • Kevin Smith: Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts–M&A: Middle-Market
  • Marc Alpert: Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts–M&A: Middle-Market
  • Margarita Oliva: Finance–Project Finance
  • Mark Beckett: Litigation–International Arbitration
  • Mary Yelenick: Litigation–Product Liability and Mass Tort Defense: Consumer Products
  • Noam Ayali: Finance–Project Finance; Industry Focus–Energy: Renewable/Alternative; Industry Focus–Energy: Transactions
  • Paul Kaufman: Finance–Project Finance
  • Paul Weber: Finance–Project Finance; Industry Focus–Energy: Renewable/Alternative; Industry Focus–Energy: Transactions
  • Peter Fitzgerald: Finance–Project Finance: Industry Focus–Energy: Transactions
  • Rachel Thorn: Litigation–International Arbitration
  • Robert Eberhardt: Finance–Project Finance
  • Rohit Chaudhry: Finance–Project Finance
  • Scott Naidech: Investment Fund Formation and Management–Private Equity Funds
  • Sey-Hyo Lee: Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts–M&A: Middle-Market
  • Talbert Navia: Investment Fund Formation and Management–Private Equity Funds
  • Theodore Zink: Finance–Corporate Restructuring (Including Bankruptcy)
  • Todd Alexander: Finance–Project Finance; Industry Focus–Energy: Renewable/Alternative
  • William Cavanagh: Tax–Domestic Tax: East Coast

 


Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa

 


Client's Choice: Top 100 Best Lawyers in Ukraine 2012-2013

  • Jaroslawa Johnson: Corporate/M&A
  • Sergiy Onishchenko: Real Estate and Construction

 


Financial Times US Law Firm Innovators 2013

 


 

Law360 MVPs

  • Abbe Lowell was named a Law360 “White Collar MVP,” Agnieszka Klich was named a “Project Finance MVP,” and Howard Seife was named a “Bankruptcy MVP” in 2013. The recognitions were announced on November 8, 2013.

 


2012

Chambers Global

 


 

Chambers Latin America

 


Chambers UK

  • London: Insurance: Contentious Claims: Band 4
  • London: Insurance: Reinsurance: Band 2
  • London & UK-wide: Projects: Band 3  

 


Chambers USA


 Legal 500 US


Legal 500 Latin America

  • Banking and finance: Tier 3
  • Capital markets: Tier 4
  • Corporate and M&A: Tier 2
  • International Arbitration: Tier 3
  • Projects and energy: Tier 3 

 


 

Legal 500 UK

  • Corporate and commercial: Flotations: small and mid-cap: Tier 3
  • Corporate and commercial: M&A: mid-market:Tier 5
  • Dispute resolution: International arbitration: Tier 6
  • Insurance: Insurance and reinsurance litigation:Tier 4
  • Insurance: Professional negligance: Tier 6
  • Projects, energy and natural resources: Oil and gas: Tier 6
  • Projects, energy and natural resources: Power: Tier 3

 


 

 The Best Lawyers in America

 


 U.S News/Best Lawyers Best Law Firms 2011-2012

  • Project Finance Law: National Tier 1, New York Tier 1 and Washington Tier 1
  • Copyright Law: National Tier 1, New York Tier 1
  • Trademark Law: National Tier 1, New York Tier 1
  • Energy Law: National Tier 2, Washington Tier 2
  • Insurance Law: National Tier 2, Washington Tier 1 and New York Tier 2
  • International Arbitration-Commercial: National Tier 2, New York Tier 2
  • Litigation-Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy): National Tier 2 New York Tier 2
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law: National Tier 3 and New York Tier 2
  • Commerical Litigation: National Tier 3, New York Tier 1
  • Criminal Defense: White Collar-Govermental Investigations: National Tier 3
  • Litigation-Securities: National Tier 3
  • Oil & Gas Law: National Tier 3
  • Tax Law: National Tier 3, New YorkTier 1
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law: New York Tier 2

 



International Financial Law Review 1000

 

  • Brazil: International Firm's In Brazil: Tier 1

Benchmark Litigation


2011

Chambers Global


 Chambers Europe 

  • Europe-wide: Projects & Energy: Central & Eastern Europe: Band 3
  • Poland: Banking & Finance: Band 3
  • Poland: Construction: Band 3
  • Poland: Corporate/M&A: Band 3
  • Poland: Dispute Resolution: Band 3
  • Poland: Energy & Natural Resources: Band 1
  • Poland: Real Estate: Band 4
  • Poland: Tax: Band 2
  • Russia: Banking & Finance: Band 3
  • Russia: Dispute Resolution: Band 2
  • Russia: Private Equity: Band 3
  • Ukraine: Banking & Finance: Band 3
  • Ukraine: Corporate/M&A: Band 3
  • Ukraine: Real Estate: Band 3

Chambers Latin America

 


Chambers UK

  • London: Insurance: Contentious Claims: Band 4
  • London: Insurance: Reinsurance: Band 3
  • London & UK-wide: Projects: Band 3  

 


Chambers USA

  • District of Columbia: Insurance: Insurer: Band 2
  • Nationwide: Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation): Band 4
  • Nationwide: Energy: Electricity (Transactional): Band 3
  • Nationwide: International Arbitration: Band 5
  • Nationwide: Products Liability & Mass Torts: Band 4
  • Nationwide: Projects: Power: Band 1
  • Nationwide: Projects: PPP: Band 1
  • Nationwide: Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy: Band 1
  • New York: Bankruptcy/Restructuring: Band 5
  • New York: Latin American Investment: Band 3
  • New York: Litigation: General Commercial: Highly Regarded: Band 4
  • New York: Tax: Band 4  

 


 Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa

  • United Arab Emirates: Projects and Energy: Band 4
  • Poland: Banking and Finance: Band 3
  • Poland: Corporate and M&A: Band 4
  • Poland: Dispute Resolution: Band 3
  • Poland: Energy and Natural Resources: Band 1
  • Poland: Real Estate: Band 4
  • Poland: Tax: Band 2
  • Russia: Banking and Finance: Band 3
  • Russia: Capital Markets: Band 4
  • Russia: Corporate and M&A: Moscow: Band 4
  • Russia: Dispute Resolution: Band 2
  • Russia: Energy and Natural Resources: Band 4
  • Ukraine: Banking, Finance and Capital Markets: Band 2
  • Ukraine: Corporate and M&A: Band 3
  • Ukraine: Real Estate and Construction: Band 3  

 


Legal 500 U.S.

  • Domestic tax: East Coast: Band 5 
  • M&A: middle-market ($500m-999m): Band 2 
  • Product liability and mass tort defense: consumer products (including tobacco): Band 2 
  • Project finance: advice to lender: Band 2 
  • Project finance: advice to sponsors: Band 1

 


Benchmark: Litigation

 


Best Lawyers in America

  • Tweinty-one attorneys recognized in the areas of Bankruptcy, Commercial Litigation, Employee Benefits, Energy, Insurance, Project Finance and Tax  

 


Best Lawyers in Russia

  • Chadbourne was ranked in the top 20 local and international law firms in Russia by The Best Lawyers in Russia. The firm's Russian attorneys were also ranked as leaders in the following practices: arbitration and mediation, banking and finance, capital markets, corporate, corporate governance and supervision, construction, direct investments, dispute resolution, energy and natural resources, international arbitration, manufacturer's liability, mergers and acquisitions, project finance, real estate, structured finance and telecommunications.

 


International Financial Law Review 1000 

  • Poland: Capital Markets - Equity: Tier 4
  • Poland: Mergers & Acquisitions: Tier 3 : Project Finance: Tier 3
  • Russia: Banking: Tier 3
  • Russia: Project Finance: Tier 4
  • Ukraine: Banking & Finance: Tier 3
  • Ukraine: Mergers & Acquisitions: Tier 3
  • UK: Project Finance: Tier 4
  • USA: Project Finance: Tier 2 

 


Pravo.ru

 

  • Chadbourne & Parke was ranked 20th out of the top 100 Russian and international law firms and 10th out of international law firms in Russia in a survey by Pravo.ru (Law.ru) and published January 27 in Vedomosti, a major Russian newspaper. The Firm was recognized as one of the best law firms in the following practice areas:

 


PLC Which Lawyer? 

 

  • Ukraine: Banking and Finance: "Recognised"

 


Reactions Magazine Legal Survey (2011)

  • European Union: 3rd Band for Overall Firm in EU
  • European Union: 2nd Band for Litigation - Dispute Management  

 


Rzeczpospolita, Law Firms Ranking

  • Ranked in the top 20 of more than 200 law firms
  • Energy: Market leader
  • Tax: Band 2