Foley Hoag International Litigation & Arbitration Practice Ranked by Chambers and Partners - Latin America 2019

Partners Paul Reichler and Mélida Hodgson Recognized as Notable Practitioners

August 23, 2018

Foley Hoag LLP’s International Litigation & Arbitration Practice and partners Paul Reichler and Mélida Hodgson were recently recognized in Chambers Latin America Guide 2019.

The International Litigation & Arbitration practice was ranked in the Latin America-wide category, while partners Reichler and Hodgson were ranked as notable practitioners in the Latin America-wide category for International Arbitration. Chambers bases its rankings on interviews with lawyers, clients and other independent research.

As noted in Chambers Latin America Guide 2019, Foley Hoag's International Litigation and Arbitration practice is "well-regarded," and that "among their strengths is their leadership, commitment, dedication to service, ability to organise, and extensive knowledge in the legal arena."

According to the guide, clients praise Reichler's capabilities in handling key investor-state disputes for states throughout Latin America, adding "He speaks excellent Spanish and knows both the culture and the subject matter. He's a great lawyer." Reichler serves as Chair of Foley Hoag's International Litigation & Arbitration Department. The guide also noted client recognition for Hodgson, reporting "Her major strengths are her commitment, organisation and planning, communication, teamwork and logical reasoning."

Since 1999, Chambers and Partners has been researching the legal markets of more than 180 countries, identifying leading lawyers and law firms through interviews with thousands of attorneys and their clients. Chambers has garnered its reputation on the independence and objectivity of its research.

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