Cleary Gottlieb Receives Exceptional Chambers Global 2024 Rankings

February 15, 2024

Cleary Gottlieb continues to receive outstanding recognition as a premier international law firm in the latest edition of Chambers Global.

Cleary earned 250 practice and lawyer rankings in the 2024 guide, 53 of which were top-tier.

Commendations for our firm and lawyers included:

  • Arbitration (International): “The team has very extensive experience in international arbitration, and its members are prominent experts in the field ... The overall client service is excellent, very attentive and rapid. All professionals working in our case are always available and provide speedy feedback.” (Europe-wide)
  • Banking & Finance: “Cleary always provides extremely thoughtful and commercial legal advice, which helps us through multiple complex international transactions.” (Global: Multi-Jurisdictional)
  • Capital Markets: “Cleary’s team is good at dealing with tricky negotiating points, thorough in reviewing options, and clear and constructive in addressing our questions.” (Global: Multi-Jurisdictional)
  • Competition/Antitrust: “The firm’s international presence and depth is very valuable and their ability to facilitate a global approach while advising on local nuances is top-tier.” (Global: Multi-Jurisdictional)
  • Corporate Investigations: “They have a strong and well-consolidated team ... in addition to a very good track record in all the matters. They act in high-profile cases.” (Global: Multi-Jurisdictional)
  • Corporate/M&A: “Cleary possesses very strong analytical skills and the ability to identify problems and come up with a variety of options to address the situation at hand.” (Global: Multi-Jurisdictional)
  • Dispute Resolution: “Cleary are very responsive to the client’s needs. They provide high-quality and sophisticated deliverables, and make a very strong team ... Always to the point, timely, and show a high-level understanding of the client’s issues and needs and how to address them.” (Global: Multi-Jurisdictional)
  • Investment Funds: “The Cleary team brings deep expertise, coupled with strong collaboration amongst its departments to provide clients with excellent counsel and client service.” (Global: Multi-Jurisdictional)
  • Tax: “The firm can effectively leverage its extensive international network to tackle various matters.” (Global: Multi-Jurisdictional)

Chambers Global, which covers over 200 jurisdictions and includes regional and global 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 Global 2024 rankings, click here.