McDermott Recognized as Leader In The Legal 500 EMEA 2019 - McDermott Will & Emery

McDermott Recognized as Leader In The Legal 500 EMEA 2019


McDermott Will & Emery is proud to announce that six partners have been recognized as “Leading Lawyers” in their jurisdictions by The Legal 500 EMEA. These individuals were identified as providing the most cutting edge and innovative advice to corporate counsel.

In this year’s guide, 51 McDermott lawyers received recommendations, with six partners recognized as consistently exceeding client expectations: Emmanuelle Trombe (Paris); Carlo Maria Paolella and Emidio Cacciapuoti (Milan); Dr. Sabine Konrad (Frankfurt), Dr. Dirk Pohl (Munich) and Dr. Stephan Rau (Munich).

Notably, the Firm achieved 32 prominent practice rankings in Belgium, France, Germany and Italy, which serves to highlight the Firm’s strengthening position and growth in key markets across Europe.

In recognition of the Firm’s deepening capabilities, McDermott earned top positions for Health Care & Life Sciences (France and Germany) and Real Estate (Germany), and gained new rankings for six practice areas. Its Milan office won three new rankings for Investment Funds, Banking and Finance and Private Equity. The Paris office added Insolvency and IT, Telecoms and the Internet to its ranked practice areas. While the Munich office extended its ranked areas to include Information Technology: Data Protection.
McDermott partners with some of the world’s most respected organizations around the world. Clients appreciate the lawyers’ “excellent understanding of the market and other business-related matters” and sharp focus on delivering “excellent outcomes.”

The Legal 500 EMEA rankings identify the leading law firms and lawyers in countries across the region based on a combination of research and client feedback.

Learn more about McDermott’s rankings in The Legal 500 EMEA for Belgium, France, Germany and Italy.

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.

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McDermott Will & Emery partners with leaders around the world to fuel missions, knock down barriers and shape markets. With 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.

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