McDermott Garners Top Rankings In France, Germany & Italy In Legal 500 EMEA 2020 - McDermott Will & Emery

McDermott Garners Top Rankings In France, Germany & Italy In Legal 500 EMEA 2020


McDermott Will & Emery continues to be recognized as one of the leading firms in its key European jurisdictions in the 2020 edition of Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA). McDermott is pleased to announce it achieved a total of 29 practice area rankings in Belgium, France, Germany and Italy. In addition, 45 individual lawyers have been ranked, of which 14 newly recommended lawyers were recognized.

In this year’s guide, McDermott received outstanding feedback with clients stating that its teams are “widely experienced” and have an “excellent understanding of the market and other business-related matters.” Clients also highlighted lawyers’ “outstanding professionalism,” “knowledgeable, responsive and pragmatic advice,” “client-focused” and “efficient and goal-oriented” approach.

The Firm’s top-ranked lawyers include:

In summary:

McDermott earned top rankings for Health Care and Life Sciences in France and Real Estate in Germany, and gained a new ranking for Banking and Finance in Italy.

Notable practice area rankings include:

Band 1

  • France: Health Care and Life Sciences
  • Germany: Real Estate

Band 2

  • Germany: Health Care and Life Sciences

Band 3

  • France: Administrative and Public Law
  • France: Banking and Finance
  • France: Dispute Resolution – Commercial Litigation
  • France: Dispute Resolution – White Collar
  • France: Insolvency
  • France: Private Equity – LBO
  • Germany: Commercial Administrative Law
  • Germany: Restructuring
  • Germany: Telecoms
  • Italy: Tax

Forty-five individual McDermott lawyers were also acknowledged, including six top-level rankings for leading individuals identified as providing the most exceptional and innovative advice:

Leading lawyers

Recommended lawyers

Next Generation Partner

  • Aymeric Discours France: Dispute Resolution – Commercial Litigation

Rising Stars

About LEGAL 500 EMEA
The Legal 500 Series is widely acknowledged as the world’s largest legal referral guide. More than 300,000 corporate counsel are surveyed and interviewed globally each year. The Legal 500 is an independent guide, in which law firms, sets and individuals are recommended purely on merit. The Legal 500 Series’ analysis of law firm capabilities extends to 125 jurisdictions worldwide. Used by commercial and private clients, corporate counsel, CEOs, CFOs and professional advisers – as well as by other referrers of work both nationally and internationally – the series is widely chosen for its definitive judgement of law firm capabilities. To view the full Legal 500 EMEA 2020 rankings click here.

About McDermott

McDermott Will & Emery partners with leaders around the world to fuel missions, knock down barriers and shape markets. With more than 20 locations on three continents, our team works seamlessly across practices, industries and geographies to deliver highly effective—and often unexpected—solutions that propel success. More than 1,100 lawyers strong, we bring our personal passion and legal prowess to bear in every matter for our clients and the people they serve.