Chambers Global 2020 Ranks Akin Gump Lawyers and Practices

(Washington, D.C.) — Chambers & Partners, in its Chambers Global 2020 guide, has recognized 39 Akin Gump lawyers as leaders in their respective areas of practice. Chambers Global covers more than 190 countries across the world.

In the Asia-Pacific region, the ranked practice areas and partner are:

  • Investment Funds: Hedge Funds
  • Investment Funds: Private Equity

In China, the ranked practice areas and partners are:

  • Corporate Investigations/Anti-Corruption (International Firms)
  • International Trade/WTO (International Firms)
    • Stephen Kho
    • Tatman Savio

In Japan and Singapore, partner Michael Joyce is recognized in Projects & Energy. The firm is also recognized in Energy & Natural Resources: International in Singapore.

Europe-wide, the firm is ranked in the categories of Restructuring/Insolvency as well as International Trade/WTO, along with international trade partners Jasper Helder and Alan Yanovich.

In Russia, the ranked practice areas and partners are:

In the United Kingdom, the ranked practice areas and partners are:

In Middle East-wide, the firm is recognized in Projects & Energy, and partner Rizwan Kanji is recognized in Capital Markets: Debt and Islamic Finance.

In the United Arab Emirates, the ranked practice area and partners are:

  • Banking & Finance: Islamic Finance and Capital Markets: Debt

In Latin America-wide, the firm is ranked in the category of Energy & Natural Resources, along with Los Angeles-based partner Dino Barajas who is also ranked in the Projects category.

In the United States, the ranked practice areas and partners are:

Global-wide, the ranked practice areas are:

  • International Trade/WTO
  • Investment Funds: Hedge Funds
  • Restructuring/Insolvency

For further details on the firm’s rankings and commentary, please click here.

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 1,000 lawyers and advisors in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Founded in 1945, the firm is proudly celebrating its 75th anniversary in 2020. #AkinGump75

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