Our practice is global, and Mayer Brown is one of the only firms with a leading derivatives practice in London, New York and continental Europe (in particular, Germany), as well as a strong derivatives presence in Hong Kong.


Our global practice is consistently recognized by legal ranking directories and industry publications. Our team is recognized as the 2023 “Americas Law Firm of the Year” and “US Law Firm of the Year” by GlobalCapital at its Americas Derivatives Awards, and we have also been recognized as the “Global Law Firm of the Year (Overall)” at the 2019 GlobalCapital Derivatives Awards. The practice has previously won in the European Law Firm of the Year categories and the US Law Firm of the Year categories for both our transactional and regulatory work. Our team has also been commended in the "Complexity and Scale" category of the Financial Times' Innovative Lawyers Report: Europe and the "Legal Expertise: Managing Complexity & Scale (International)" category in the Financial Times' Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyers Report. Read GlobalCapital’s coverage of the 2023 Americas Derivatives Awards.

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