McDermott Recognized by Chambers Europe 2024 for Its Creative Tailor-Made Services - McDermott Will & Emery

McDermott Recognized by Chambers Europe 2024 for Its Creative Tailor-Made Services


March 19, 2024 – International law firm McDermott Will & Emery has once again been recognized in Chambers Europe, with 15 practice rankings and 33 lawyers listed across its offices in Belgium, France, Germany and Italy.

The Firm garnered outstanding feedback from clients and positive reviews from the market, highlighting its capability in understanding client needs, the strong negotiation skills of its lawyers, its high level of responsiveness and its competence in addressing complex issues. McDermott was noted for providing “super professional advice as well as a very efficient and solution-oriented approach.” One commentator stated that the Firm has a “great international network to take into account [legal] requirements in several jurisdictions” while another described the Firm as providing “tailor-made services.” The team was further noted for the “reactivity, availability and quality of [its] advice” as well as having “the know-how needed for difficult legal questions.”

Notable practice area rankings include:

Band 1

  • Germany: Healthcare

Band 2

  • France: Pharma/Life Sciences
  • Germany: Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market
  • Germany: Real Estate
  • Germany: TMT: Media
  • Italy: Tax

Band 3

  • Germany: Real Estate: Finance

Band 4

  • France: Private Equity
  • France: Public Law
  • France: Restructuring/Insolvency
  • Germany: Life Sciences
  • Germany: Restructuring/Insolvency

Band 5

  • France: Banking & Finance
  • Germany: Private Equity
  • Germany: Tax

Thirty-three individual McDermott lawyers were also ranked.


  • Hendrik Viaene – Band 2 in Competition/EU Law: State Aid and Band 3 in Competition: Domestic




View full rankings here.


The Chambers Europe Legal Guide covers European jurisdictions. Submissions for McDermott’s practices were provided to Chambers during its research period from March 2023 to November 2023. Chambers’ legal guides are the culmination of in-depth analysis and interviews conducted by the largest research team of its kind, which is trusted globally to objectively rank the world’s best lawyers and law firms.

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