The winners of the Who`s Who Legal Awards 2022 were announced at a ceremony at Plaisterers` Hall in London in front of an audience of 200 guests representing top law and consultancy firms from around the world. Winners were determined based on a number of factors, including feedback from clients and colleagues in the research process, breadth and depth of field of business and geographic capabilities, and the number and proportion of individuals selected as legal opinion leaders of Who`s Who. Bloomberg Law recognized Paul, Weiss as one of its first «pro bono innovators» for 2022. Neil Lupton, Partner in Walkers` Insolvency and Dispute Resolution Group, commented: «I am delighted that we have maintained our Asset Recovery, Restructuring and Insolvency Awards and added the Best Commercial Litigation Firm award. Our talented international team of lawyers in our 10 offices work hard for our clients every day. We are proud that our clients have confidence in our ability to advise them on their most complex, innovative and cross-border offshore jurisdictions. Now in their 13th year and organised by Law.com International, the awards are the most important legal awards in the region and represent the best of the best in the UK legal community. The Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards 2022 recognize law firms, individual lawyers, lawyers and lawyers who have dedicated their resources to innovation, relied on their deep expertise and delivered outstanding performance throughout the year. There are a number of categories in different areas of activity, both for private practice and for in-house lawyers. Since their inception, these awards have grown year after year and continue to welcome the UK`s most prestigious law firms and leading law firms.
These titles reinforce Walker`s reputation as a leading global expert in corporate restructuring, insolvency and turnarounds advising offshore jurisdictions. The firm`s dedicated teams in each of its 10 offices in the Americas, Europe, Asia and the Middle East provide Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Ireland and Jersey with legal advice on all aspects of restructuring, insolvency, corporate restructuring, litigation and dispute resolution. Lorin Reisner, Litigation Partner, will participate in the 2022 Securities Enforcement Forum as a panelist on financial disclosure and accounting fraud. Walkers, the international law firm, has won four titles at the prestigious Who`s Who Legal Awards 2022, which recognise the world`s largest law firms across a range of practice areas and jurisdictions. Voting for the 2022 Monthly Legal Awards for Lawyers is now closed. The firm is not only the winner of our Law Firm of the Year award, but has also won three awards in its practice area: Banking – Finance, Banking Law – Regulatory and Real Estate. Paul, Weiss, along with Kaplan Hecker & Fink and Cooley LLP, were named «Best Provider Collaboration» at the American Lawyer`s 2022 Industry Awards. Wednesday, 23 November 2022 | Royal Lancaster London We are delighted to announce that Clifford Chance is WWL`s 2022 Law Firm of the Year. Attorney David Kessler participated in a panel titled «Recent SEC & Regulatory Developments» at the Harvard Law Association of New York City event on June 15. November «Private Equity in 2022: Reflections on the Current.
Who`s Who Legal identifies leading commercial lawyers and law firms based on extensive and independent research. This year`s awards ceremony took place on April 11 in New York City. «High-quality legal advice on complex transactions and cases sets the London legal market apart from other markets. The British Legal Awards are an annual occasion to celebrate this. Lawyers and law firms continue to play a critical role in managing and advising businesses to stay ahead of the curve in a globally competitive marketplace. Expert legal advice is in high demand and necessary for businesses to grow and prosper – finding the right firm and lawyer is critical to the success of any business. London-based partner Hughie Wong accepts Cayman Islands Best Law Firm award Walkers has been named Asset Recovery Law Firm of the Year and Restructuring and Insolvency Law Firm of the Year for the second year in a row, and Best Commercial Litigation Firm for the first time. Clifford Chance retains his title after collecting 338 entries in an incredible 34 of our practice area guides around the world. While the UK and Europe remain their centres of strength, we are introducing many practitioners to the US, Middle East and Asia. Lawyer of the YearMichael McQuillenAdler Murphy & McQuillen LLP Nick EastwellCity, SRA Advisor and London Kinstellar Consultant Tim Buckley, Managing Partner of Walkers for the Cayman Islands, commented on the Cayman Islands Firm of the Year award: «This award is a welcome recognition of all our employees` commitment to exceptional advice and client service. We will continue to strive to help our clients successfully address their biggest challenges and capitalize on opportunities in the market.
Karen Dunn, Litigation Partner, was featured in Lawdragon`s «Lawyer Limelights» Q&A session, highlighting her many litigation successes over the past decade. The Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards recognize the achievements of law firms and individuals who have achieved outstanding results for their clients over the past 12 months. On November 17, David Fein, Special Counsel for Litigation, hosted the opening of the Royal Foundation`s United for Wildlife (UfW) North American Chapter at the firm`s New York office. Paul, Weiss was named Investigations Law Firm of the Year and Litigation Partner Mark Mendelsohn was named Investigative Lawyer of the Year at the 2016 Who`s Who Legal Awards. In response to his award, Mark said: «It is an honour to receive this recognition from Who`s Who Legal. I am privileged to be part of a distinguished team at Paul, Weiss, trusted by many of the world`s largest companies and individuals to represent them on their most complex and critical matters. Our commercial, regulatory and FCPA lawyers are exceptionally committed to helping our clients navigate regulatory and internal investigations, resolve issues threatening businesses and mitigate risk. I am proud to accept this award on their behalf. Paul, Weiss` litigation department, is led by a team of the country`s most accomplished litigators. Our litigators in New York, San Francisco and Washington, D.C. handle the most complex and challenging lawsuits, class actions, regulatory investigations, lawsuits and restructurings.
Our clients include Fortune 50 and other notable companies in financial services, investment, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, sports, technology, energy, media and insurance. Every day, we are called upon by CEOs, CEOs, general counsel, investors and entrepreneurs for our unparalleled litigation capabilities, sophisticated business judgment and proven strategic advice. Loretta Lynch, litigation partner, was a guest on the December 5 episode of KPMG`s Board Insights podcast. Lawyer of the YearGodofredo Mendes ViannaKincaid – Mendes Vianna Advogados Josh Soven, litigation partner, participated in a Columbia Business and Law Association (CBLA) panel where he discussed the fundamentals of antitrust practice. how students can prepare for a career as an antitrust lawyer; and. Andrew Finch, a litigator, participated in a panel at the fourth annual Sandpiper Hot Topics in SEC and DOJ Enforcement and Litigation conference. Walkers competed against a group of all top-tier international law firms, winning three practice area titles and the Cayman Islands Law Firm of the Year award in the Country and State categories. Litigation partners Allan Arffa, Jeff Recher and Andy Bouchard, as well as attorney Bob Kravitz, were honored by The American Lawyer for their complete victory on the Illinois Supreme Court on behalf of .. Named sole finalist for Lawyer of the Week Award.