Mayer Brown is pleased to announce that the 2020 edition of Chambers Global has ranked or listed Mayer Brown in 79 practice categories. In addition, Tauil & Chequer (T&C) in association with Mayer Brown was ranked or listed in nine categories in the Angola, Brazil and Mozambique regions.

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

• Capital Markets: Securitization, US (12th consecutive year);
• General Business Law, Myanmar;
• Outsourcing, US (12th consecutive year);
• Projects & Energy: Mining & Minerals, Africa-wide (ninth consecutive year); and
• Projects: PPP, US (10th consecutive year).

T&C was recognized with a Band One ranking in the Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas, Brazil category (second consecutive year).

Chambers Global also recognized 87 Mayer Brown lawyers with 131 total rankings or listings. In addition, the guide recognized 13 T&C lawyers with 18 total rankings or listings.

Of Mayer Brown’s recognized lawyers, 20 achieved a top-band or higher ranking in 16 categories:

Senior Statespeople
• Phyllis Korff – Capital Markets: Debt & Equity: Eastern United States, US
• Jason Kravitt – Capital Markets: Securitization, US
• Nicholas Hunsworth – Dispute Resolution (International Firms), China
• Paul Roy – Outsourcing, US
• John Schmidt – Projects: PPP, US

Band One
• Hallam Chow – Projects & Infrastructure (International Firms), China
• Rebecca Eisner – Outsourcing, US
• Gabriela Kennedy – Intellectual Property (International Firms), China
• Barry Machlin – Projects, US
• Daniel Masur – Outsourcing, US
• Bob Palmer – Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas, UK
• Brad Peterson – Outsourcing, US
• Anna Pinedo – Capital Markets: Structured Products, US
• Klaus Riehmer – Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market, Germany
• Nicholas Robertson – Employment, UK
• Joseph Seliga – Projects: PPP, US
• Laurence Urgenson – FCPA, US
• Paulette Vander Schueren – International Trade/WTO, Europe-wide
• Jon D Van Gorp – Capital Markets: Securitization, US
• Paul Virtue – Immigration: Business, US

Following is a complete list of the 2020 Chambers Global rankings for Mayer Brown and T&C.

Mayer Brown Category Rankings and Listings:

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

Asia-Pacific Region
• Arbitration (International)
• Aviation: Finance
• International Trade/WTO
• Shipping: Finance

Belgium
• Competition: EU

China
• Banking & Finance (International Firms)
• Banking & Finance: Leveraged & Acquisition Finance (International Firms)
• Capital Markets: Debt (International Firms)
• Capital Markets: High-Yield Products (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 & Cross-Border Disputes (International Firms)
• International Trade/WTO (International Firms)
• Projects & Infrastructure (International Firms)
• Shipping: Finance (International Firms)

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

France
• Banking & Finance
• Corporate/M&A
• International & Cross-Border Transactions
• International Arbitration

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

Global-wide
• Banking & Finance
• Capital Markets: Structured Finance, Securitization & Derivatives
• Construction
• Employment
• Immigration
• Insurance: Contentious
• International Trade/WTO
• Outsourcing
• Projects & Energy
• Projects & Energy: Mining & Minerals
• Tax

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

Mongolia
• General Business Law

Myanmar
• General Business Law

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

South Korea
• Dispute Resolution: International Firms

UK
• Capital Markets: Debt
• Capital Markets: Derivatives
• Capital Markets: Securitization
• Dispute Resolution: Litigation
• Employment
• Finance & Capital Markets (International & Cross-Border)
• Insurance Sector (International & Cross-Border)
• Insurance: Contentious Claims
• Projects
• Restructuring/Insolvency

United Arab Emirates
• Corporate/M&A

US
• Antitrust: Cartel
• Banking & Finance
• Capital Markets: Derivatives
• Capital Markets: Securitization
• Competition/Antitrust
• Energy Sector (International & Cross-Border)
• Finance & Capital Markets (International & Cross-Border)
• Immigration: Business
• International Trade: Trade Remedies & Trade Policy Outsourcing
• Outsourcing
• Projects
• Projects: PPP
• Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy
• Tax: Corporate & Finance
• Technology Sector (International & Cross-Border)

Vietnam

• Banking & Finance
• Banking & Finance: Capital Markets
• Corporate/M&A

Mayer Brown Individual Rankings and Listings:

Africa-wide

Project Finance
Ian Coles

Projects & Energy
Ian Coles

Asia-Pacific Region

Aviation: Finance
Richard Stock

International Trade/WTO
Matthew McConkey

Bangladesh

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

Belgium

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

Competition: EU
Julian Ellison
Jens Peter Schmidt

China

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

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

Corporate/M&A (International Firms)
Paul Chen – Expert Based Abroad (US)

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

Intellectual Property (International Firms)
Gabriela Kennedy

International Trade/WTO (International Firms)
Matthew McConkey – Expert Based Abroad (US)

Projects & Infrastructure (International Firms)
Hallam Chow

Shipping: Finance (International Firms)
Maggie Cheung
Conor Warde

Shipping: Litigation (International Firms)
Bill Amos

Europe-Wide


International Trade/WTO
Nikolay Mizulin
Paulette Vander Schueren

France

International Arbitration
Dany Khayat
Dany Khayat – Foreign Expert (Africa-wide)
Dany Khayat – Foreign Expert (Middle East-wide)
Alejandro López 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

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)

Israel


Corporate/M&A
Phyllis 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

Ian Roebuck
Kayal Sachi

Dispute Resolution: Arbitration
Yu-Jin Tay
Yu-Jin Tay – Foreign Expert (Indonesia)
Yu-Jin Tay – Foreign Expert (Japan)
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: Debt
James Taylor

Capital Markets: Derivatives
Chris Arnold
Edmund Parker

Capital Markets: Securitization
Kevin Hawken
David O'Connor

Competition Law
Julian Ellison – Expert Based Abroad (Belgium)
David Harrison

Employment
Nicholas Robertson

Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas
Bob Palmer

Projects
Ian Coles – Foreign Expert (Africa-Wide)

Restructuring/Insolvency
Michael Fiddy

United Arab Emirates

Corporate/M&A
Tom Thraya – Recognized Practitioner

Dispute Resolution

Alain Farhad

US

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

Capital Markets: Debt & Equity

James Patti – Foreign Expert (Turkey)

Capital Markets: Debt & Equity: Eastern United States
Edward Best
Phyllis Korff

Capital Markets: Derivatives
Curtis Doty

Capital Markets: Derivatives: Mainly Regulatory
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
Paul Chen
Phyllis G Korff – Foreign Expert (Israel)

E-Discovery & Information Governance
Michael Lackey

Energy & Natural Resources

Vera de Brito de Gyarfas – Foreign Expert (Venezuela)
Jose Valera – Foreign Expert (Latin America-Wide)

Energy: Electricity (Transactional)
Fritz Lark

Energy: Oil & Gas (Transactional)
Thomas Moore

FCPA
Laurence Urgenson

Immigration: Business
Elizabeth Stern
Paul Virtue

International Trade
Matthew McConkey – Foreign Expert (Vietnam)

International Trade: Intellectual Property (Section 337)
Gary Hnath

Investment Funds: Registered Funds
Stephanie Monaco

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
Jeffrey Davis
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
• International & Cross-Border Capabilities Spotlight Table
• 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
Rodolfo Constantino de Tella – Up and Coming
Carlos Motta

Compliance
Michel Sancovski – Up and Coming

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)

Projects
Eduardo Lima
Bruno Werneck

Tax

Ivan Tauil
Guido Vinci