Mayer Brown is pleased to announce that the 2019 edition of Chambers Global has ranked or listed Mayer Brown in 74 practice categories. In addition, the new edition ranked or listed Tauil & Chequer Advogados, in association with Mayer Brown, in eight categories in the Angola, Brazil and Mozambique regions.

Of Mayer Brown’s rankings, four were in Band One:

• Capital Markets: Securitization, US (11th consecutive year);
• Outsourcing, US (11th consecutive year);
• Projects & Energy: Mining & Minerals, Africa-Wide (eighth consecutive year); and
• Projects: PPP, US (ninth consecutive year).

Tauil & Chequer was recognized with a Band One ranking in the Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas, Brazil category.

Chambers Global also recognized 93 Mayer Brown lawyers with 131 total rankings or listings in 80 practice categories. In addition, the new guide recognized 14 Tauil & Chequer lawyers with 20 total rankings or listings in 10 practice categories.

Of Mayer Brown’s recognized lawyers, 21 achieved a total of 21 top-band or higher rankings in 17 categories:

Senior Statespeople
• Robert Helman – Corporate/M&A, US
• Nicholas Hunsworth – Dispute Resolution (International Firms), China
• Phyllis Korff – Capital Markets: Debt & Equity, US
• Jason Kravitt – Capital Markets: Securitisation, US
• John Schmidt – Projects: PPP, US

Band One
• Rebecca Eisner – Outsourcing, US
• Gabriela Kennedy – Intellectual Property (International Firms), China
• Barry Machlin – Projects, US
• John Marsden – Banking & Finance: Restructuring/Insolvency, China
• Daniel Masur – Outsourcing, US
• Brad Peterson – Outsourcing, US
• Anna Pinedo – Capital Markets: Structured Products, US
• Klaus Riehmer – Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market, Germany
• Nicholas Robertson – Employment, UK
• Paul Roy – Outsourcing, US
• Joseph Seliga – Projects: PPP, US
• Laurence Urgenson – FCPA, US
• Paulette Vander Schueren – International Trade/WTO, Asia-Pacific Region
• Paul Virtue – Immigration: Business, US

Following is a complete list of the 2019 Chambers Global rankings for Mayer Brown and Tauil & Chequer.

Mayer Brown Category Rankings and Listings:

Africa-Wide
• Projects & Energy
• Projects & Energy: Mining & Minerals

Asia-Pacific Region

• Aviation: Finance
• International Trade/WTO
• Shipping: Finance

Belgium
• Competition/European Law

China
• Banking & Finance (International Firms)
• Banking & Finance: Leveraged & Acquisition Finance (International Firms)
• Capital Markets: Debt (International Firms)
• Capital Markets: Equity (International Firms)
• Competition/Antitrust (International Firms)
• Corporate/M&A: Highly Regarded (International Firms)
• Dispute Resolution (International Firms)
• Dispute Resolution: Arbitration (International Firms)
• Intellectual Property (International Firms)
• International Trade/WTO (International Firms)
• Shipping: Finance (International Firms)

Europe-Wide
• Capital Markets: Structured Finance
• International Trade/WTO

France
• Banking & Finance
• Corporate/M&A
• Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration

Germany

• Capital Markets: Debt
• Capital Markets: Structured Finance
• Corporate/M&A

Global-Wide
• Aviation: Finance
• Capital Markets: Structured Finance, Securitization & Derivatives
• Construction
• Employment
• Immigration
• Insurance: Contentious
• International Trade/WTO
• Outsourcing
• Projects & Energy
• Projects & Energy: Mining & Minerals
• Tax
• Technology, Media & Telecoms

Latin America-Wide
• Banking & Finance
• Capital Markets
• Corporate/M&A
• Energy & Natural Resources
• Projects

Mongolia
• General Business Law

Myanmar
• General Business Law

Singapore
• Dispute Resolution: Arbitration
• Projects & Energy
• Projects & Infrastructure: International

South Korea
• Dispute Resolution: International Firms

UK
• Banking & Finance: Lenders
• Capital Markets: Structured Finance & Derivatives
• Dispute Resolution: Litigation
• Employment
• Insurance: Contentious Claims
• Projects
• Restructuring/Insolvency
• Specialized International Focus: Corporate, Finance & Funds

United Arab Emirates
• Corporate/M&A

US
• Antitrust: Cartel
• Banking & Finance
• Capital Markets: Derivatives
• Capital Markets: Securitization
• Competition/Antitrust
• Immigration: Business
• International Transactions: Capital Markets & Finance Specialists
• Outsourcing
• Projects
• Projects: PPP
• Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy
• Tax: Corporate & Finance

Vietnam
• Banking & Finance
• Banking & Finance: Capital Markets
• Corporate/M&A
• International Trade
• Projects, Infrastructure & Energy

Mayer Brown Individual Rankings and Listings:


Africa-Wide

Projects & Energy

Ian Coles
Rachel Speight

Asia-Pacific Region

Aviation: Finance
Richard Stock

International Trade/WTO
Matthew McConkey

Bangladesh

Corporate & Finance
David B. Harrison – Expert Based Abroad (Vietnam)

Belgium


Competition/European Law
Julian Ellison
Julian Ellison – Foreign Expert (UK)
Jens Peter Schmidt
Jens Peter Schmidt – Foreign Expert (Germany)

China

Banking & Finance: Hong Kong-based (International Firms)
Doo-Soon Choi

Banking & Finance: Restructuring/Insolvency
John M. Marsden
Thomas Pugh

Capital Markets (International Firms)
Jason Elder – Foreign Expert (Mongolia)

Capital Markets: Debt (International Firms)

Thomas Kollar

Capital Markets: Derivatives & Structured Products (International Firms)
Vincent Sum

Capital Markets: High-Yield Products (International Firms)

Jason Elder

Competition/Antitrust (International Firms)
Hannah Ha
John Hickin

Dispute Resolution (International Firms)
Nicholas Hunsworth
Alan Linning
Thomas So

Intellectual Property (International Firms)
Gabriela Kennedy
Rosita Li

International Trade/WTO (International Firms)

Matthew McConkey

Projects & Infrastructure (International Firms)
Hallam Chow

Shipping: Finance (International Firms)

Maggie C K Cheung
Conor Warde

Shipping: Litigation (International Firms)
Bill Amos

Europe-Wide

International Trade/WTO
Nikolay Mizulin
Paulette Vander Schueren

France

Corporate/M&A
Guillaume Kuperfils
Jean-François Louit

Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration
Dany Khayat
Dany Khayat – Foreign Expert (Middle East-wide)
Alejandro Lopez Ortiz – Foreign Expert (Central America-wide)

Germany

Capital Markets
Bernd Bohr – Expert Based Abroad (UK)

Capital Markets: Derivatives
Patrick Scholl

Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market

Klaus Riehmer

Global-Wide

Business & Human Rights Law

Sam Eastwood

India

Banking & Finance

Kayal Sachi – Expert Based Abroad (Singapore)

Dispute Resolution
Yu-Jin Tay – Expert Based Abroad (Singapore)

Indonesia

Dispute Resolution (International Firms)
Yu-Jin Tay – Expert Based Abroad (Singapore)

International Trade

Matthew McConkey – Expert Based Abroad (US)

Israel

Capital Markets
Phyllis Korff – Expert Based Abroad (US)

Corporate/M&A
Phyllis G Korff – Expert Based Abroad (US)

Latin America-Wide

Banking & Finance
Douglas Doetsch
David Duffee

Capital Markets
Douglas Doetsch

Energy & Natural Resources
Pablo Ferrante
Jose Valera

Projects

Christopher Erckert
Barry Machlin

Mexico

Energy & Natural Resources
Ariel Ramos

Projects
Ariel Ramos

Mongolia

General Business Law
Jason Elder – Expert Based Abroad (China)

Myanmar


General Business Law
Nathan Dodd – Expert Based Abroad (Singapore)
Ben Thompson – Expert Based Abroad (Singapore)

Singapore


Banking & Finance

Kayal Sachi – Foreign Expert (India)

Banking & Finance: International
Kayal Sachi

Dispute Resolution: Arbitration
Yu-Jin Tay
Yu-Jin Tay – Foreign Expert (Indonesia)
Yu-Jin Tay – Foreign Expert (South Korea)

Energy & Natural Resources: International

Nick Kouvaritakis – Associates to Watch

Projects & Energy

Nathan Dodd – Foreign Expert (Myanmar)
Ben Thompson – Foreign Expert (Myanmar)

Projects & Infrastructure: International

Nathan Dodd
Ben Thompson

South Korea

Dispute Resolution (International Firms)

Yu-Jin Tay – Expert Based Abroad (Singapore)

Spain

Capital Markets
Robert Flanigan – Expert Based Abroad (UK)

Turkey

Capital Markets

James Patti – Expert Based Abroad (US)

UK

Banking & Finance
Stuart Brinkworth

Capital Markets: Securitization

Kevin Hawken

Capital Markets: Structured Finance & Derivatives

Chris Arnold
Edmund Parker

Competition Law

Julian Ellison – Expert Based Abroad (Belgium)
David Harrison

Employment

Nicholas Robertson

Insurance: Contentious Claims

Sean Connolly

Projects

Ian Coles – Foreign Expert (Africa-Wide)

United Arab Emirates


Corporate/M&A

Tom Thraya – Recognized Practitioner

US

Banking & Finance
Douglas Doetsch – Foreign Expert (Latin America-Wide)
David Duffee – Foreign Expert (Latin America-Wide)
Scott Zemser

Bankruptcy/Restructuring
Brian Trust

Capital Markets: Debt & Equity
Edward Best
Phyllis Korff
James Patti – Foreign Expert (Turkey)

Capital Markets: Derivatives

Curtis Doty

Capital Markets: Securitization
Julie Gillespie
Carol Hitselberger
Paul Jorissen
Jason Kravitt
Stuart Litwin
Jerry Marlatt
Keith Oberkfell
Angela Ulum
Jon Van Gorp

Capital Markets: Structured Products
Anna Pinedo

Competition/Antitrust
Andrew Marovitz

Corporate/M&A

Robert A Helman
Phyllis G Korff – Foreign Expert (Israel)

Energy & Natural Resources

Jose Valera – Foreign Expert (Latin America-Wide)

Energy: Oil & Gas (Transactional)
Thomas Moore

FCPA
Laurence Urgenson

Immigration: Business

Elizabeth Stern
Paul Virtue

International Arbitration
Michael Lennon Jr.

International Trade

Matthew McConkey – Foreign Expert (Indonesia and Vietnam)

International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
Gary Hnath

Litigation: E-Discovery
Michael Lackey

Outsourcing

Rebecca Eisner
Daniel Masur
Brad Peterson
Paul Roy

Projects

Christopher Erckert – Foreign Expert (Latin America-Wide)
Barry Machlin
Barry Machlin – Foreign Expert (Latin America-Wide)

Projects: PPP

David Narefsky
John Schmidt
Joseph Seliga
Stephanie Wagner

Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy
David Burton
Robert Goldberg

Vietnam

Banking & Finance

David Harrison
 
Corporate/M&A
David Harrison

International Trade

Matthew McConkey – Expert Based Abroad (US)

Tauil & Chequer Category Rankings and Listings:

Angola

• General Business Law: International Firms

Brazil

• Banking & Finance
• Capital Markets
• Corporate/M&A
• Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas
• Projects
• Tax

Mozambique

• General Business Law: International Firms

Tauil & Chequer Individual Rankings and Listings:


Angola


General Business Law: International Firms

Alexandre Chequer – Expert Based Abroad (Brazil)
Gonçalo Falcão – Expert Based Abroad (Brazil)

Brazil

Banking & Finance

Eduardo Lima

Capital Markets

Carlos Motta

Corporate/M&A
Apoena Joels – Up and Coming
Carlos Motta

Dispute Resolution: Arbitration
Gustavo Fernandes de Andrade

Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas

Bruno Belchior – Up and Coming
Alexandre Bittencourt Calmon
Alexandre Chequer
Alexandre Chequer – Foreign Expert (Angola)
Gonçalo Falcão – Foreign Expert (Angola)
Victor Galante

Energy & Natural Resources: Power

Debora Yanasse – Up and Coming

Projects
Bruno Aurélio
Alexandre Chequer
Eduardo Lima

Tax
Ivan Tauil
Guido Vinci

Mozambique


General Business Law: International Firms
Paulo Rage – Expert Based Abroad (Brazil)