The 2015 edition of Chambers Europe ranked Mayer Brown in 19 practice categories, including five Band One rankings:

  • Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market, France, for the third consecutive year
  • International Trade/WTO, Belgium, for the second consecutive year
  • International Trade/WTO, Europe-Wide, for the second consecutive year
  • Litigation: Highly Regarded, UK, for the fifth consecutive year
  • Private Equity: Mid-Market, France, for the seventh consecutive year

The new Chambers edition also recognized 27 Mayer Brown lawyers with 32 total rankings in 25 practice categories, including five lawyers who achieved a total of six Band One or higher rankings:

Star Individual

  • Paulette Vander Schueren – International Trade/WTO, Belgium

Band One

  • Laurent Borey – Tax, France
  • Xavier Jaspar – Private Equity: Mid-Market, France
  • Guillaume Kuperfils – Private Equity: Mid-Market, France 
  • Jean-Phillippe Montfort – Environment: EU Regulatory, Belgium
  • Paulette Vander Schueren – International Trade/WTO, Europe-Wide

Following is a complete list of the 2015 Chambers Europe rankings for Mayer Brown.

Practice Category Rankings:

Belgium

  • International Trade/WTO

Europe-Wide

  • International Trade/WTO
  • Regulatory: Agro/Food
  • Regulatory: Environment

France

  • Banking & Finance
  • Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market
  • Employment
  • Private Equity: Fund Formation
  • Private Equity: High-end Capability
  • Private Equity: Mid-Market
  • Tax

Germany

  • Banking & Finance: Acquisition Finance & Syndicated Lending
  • Capital Markets: Structured Finance
  • Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market
  • Employment
  • Life Sciences

UK

  • Litigation: Highly Regarded
  • Restructuring/Insolvency: Highly Regarded
  • Tax

Individual Rankings:

Belgium

Competition/European Law
Julian Ellison

Environment: EU Regulatory
Jean-Phillippe Montfort

International Trade/WTO
Nikolay Mizulin
Madelein Perrick
Paulette Vander Schueren

Europe-Wide

International Trade/WTO
Nikolay Mizulin
Madelein Perrick
Paulette Vander Schueren

France

Banking & Finance
Jean-Philippe Lambert
Jean-Pierre Lee

Competition/European Law
Nathalie Jalabert Doury

Corporate/M&A: High-end Capability
Arnaud Pérès

Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market
Jean-François Louit

Employment
Odile Tran Ba Loc

Private Equity: Fund Formation
Sabina Comis

Private Equity: Mid-Market
Xavier Jaspar
Guillaume Kuperfils

Real Estate
Andrew Armfelt

Real Estate: Finance
Privat Vigand

Tax
Laurent Borey
Benjamin Homo

Transportation: Aviation: Finance
Matthieu de Varax

Germany

Capital Markets: Derivatives
Jochen Seitz

Capital Markets: Structured Finance
Ralf Hesdahl

Dispute Resolution: Arbitration Counsel
Mark Hilgard

Dispute Resolution: Litigation
Mark Hilgard

Dispute Resolution: Most in Demand Arbitrators
Mark Hilgard

Employment
Guido Zeppenfeld

UK

Competition Law
Gillian Sproul

Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market
Peter Dickinson

Investment Funds: Private Equity
Tim Nosworthy

Tax
Sandy Bhogal