WASHINGTON, March 17, 2014 – Chambers and Partners, publisher of the world’s leading guides to the legal profession, has again recognized Patton Boggs and its attorneys for excellence in Chambers Global 2014: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, an annual guide to the world’s best law firms and lawyers.
Based on highly objective research and extensive interviews of thousands of lawyers and their clients all over the world, Chambers Global ranks exceptional regional practices and individual attorneys through placement in one of six categories, or “Bands,” with Band 1 representing the highest rank.
The firm’s 2014 Chambers Global rankings are summarized in the following table:
- Qatar: Projects and Energy (Band 2)
- Qatar: Dispute Resolution: International (Band 2)
- Qatar: Corporate/Commercial
- Sonia M. Barber
Qatar: Dispute Resolution: International (Band 1)
- Thomas P. Wilson (new ranking)
UAE: Real Estate (Band 2)
- David M. Colson
Global: Public International Law
- Kenneth B. Reisenfeld
USA: International Arbitration
Chambers Global also recognizes Robert Hager in the Qatar: Corporate/Commercial category as well as highlighting his individual excellence through placement in the “Spotlight Table” for the Qatar: Projects chapter.
Placement in any of the six Bands represents consistent findings of excellence, either in the course of peer interviews or the extensive research undertaken when compiling Chambers rankings, corresponding to criteria most valued by clients—technical expertise, business acumen, prompt delivery of service, responsiveness, and value for money.
The steady recognition Patton Boggs receives from the Chambers and Partners Global guide reaffirms the high level of skill at which our practices and practitioners operate within a global context,” said Susan Bastress, managing partner of the Patton Boggs Doha, Qatar office. “Once again, Chambers honors us with its consideration as we continue to offer comprehensive, practical legal counsel to clients around the world.