Cleary Gottlieb a Top-Tier Firm in Chambers Latin America 2022

August 27, 2021

Cleary Gottlieb continues to receive outstanding recognition in the latest edition of Chambers Latin America.

In total, the legal directory recognized six of Cleary’s practices, three of which earned top-tier rankings. In addition, 12 partners from the firm’s New York, Buenos Aires, and São Paulo offices were lauded by Chambers, four of whom earned top-tier rankings.

Cleary is the only firm to be named to the top tier in the Latin America-wide categories for Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, and Corporate/M&A every year since the guide has been published. The 2022 rankings also highlight Cleary’s work in the Corporate Crime and Investigations, International Arbitration, and Project Finance categories.

The firm received the following client and peer commendations:

  • Banking and Finance: “They are very practical and always reach towards a constructive solution for complex matters… Solid technical expertise, good advice, clear input and availability.”
  • Capital Markets: “They are not only bilingual but also bicultural, making them well aware of the cultural differences when handling cross-border transactions… Practical lawyers who manage transactions very effectively and efficiently.”
  • Corporate Crime and Investigations: “Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton’s team, as a whole, is formed of competent lawyers who are not only technically well trained but also responsive to the client’s questions and concerns.”
  • Corporate/M&A: “They are very sophisticated lawyers who understand the commercial problem and manage to identify the different risks and the strategic way to tackle them.”
  • International Arbitration: “They stand out for their ability to understand complicated technical and contractual scenarios.”
  • Project Finance: “Everyone at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton is up to date on the matters and enjoys an excellent level of professionalism… [They have] deep knowledge of the market.”

To read more about Cleary’s achievements in Latin America, visit Chambers and Partners.