Cleary Gottlieb Earns Top Rankings in Chambers Europe 2019

March 8, 2019

Cleary Gottlieb continues to receive high rankings as a premier law firm in the latest edition of Chambers Europe.

Cleary earned 126 practice and lawyer rankings in the 2019 guide, 26 of which were top-tier.

Commendations for our firm and lawyers included:

  • Arbitration (International): “[T]he firm combines ‘legal expertise, corresponding strong advice and outstanding drafting skills…’ [and] ‘leaves no stone unturned.’”
  • Capital Markets (Debt): “This is high quality; they bring significant comfort that our interests are being taken care of, as well as bringing the international competence and experience we require for the process.”
  • Competition/Antitrust: “Market sources describe the firm as ‘a powerhouse in Europe.’”
  • Corporate/M&A: “The firm really impresses for their internal coordination; there are several regions involved in our transaction and the coordination is seamless.”
  • Dispute Resolution: “One source is quick to note the firm’s ‘global reach, not only geographically, but also legally and politically.’”
  • Tax: “Respected team with notable tax practices across the UK, France and Italy… the team’s ‘intercultural competence and international expertise is excellent.’”
  • Telecommunications: “[T]he quality of the work is excellent.”

Chambers Europe, which covers 52 countries and includes regional sections, overall cited a wide range of client and competitor feedback about the strength of Cleary’s capabilities across practices, industries, and regions.

To view the firm’s complete Chambers Europe 2019 rankings, click here.