Foley Hoag Receives Top Ranking in Public International Law by Chambers Global Guide 2022

Eight Attorneys Recognized as Ranked Individuals

February 18, 2022

Foley Hoag LLP has once again been given the top ranking in Public International Law by Chambers and Partners Global 2022. This marks the eleventh consecutive year the firm has been ranked in Band 1, the highest rating given by Chambers Global.

The firm also earned a Band 2 ranking in Business & Human Rights Law; a Band 3 ranking in International Arbitration; a band 4 in Latin America International Counsel; a Band 3 ranking in International Arbitration: The Elite (USA); a Band 5 ranking in International & Cross-Border Disputes (USA); and a Band 4 in Dispute Resolution (Africa-wide).

The Foley Hoag attorneys recognized in the Global Guide 2022 include:

Business & Human Rights Law – Global Market Leaders

  • Gare Smith – Eminent Practitioner (“Hailed by one source as the ‘grand originator’ in the business and human rights sphere.”) 

Public International Law – Global Market Leaders

  • Paul Reichler – Star Individual, given to lawyers with exceptional recommendations in their field (“The US dean of the International Court of Justice.”) (Fourth consecutive year bestowed upon Reichler) 
  • Larry Martin – (“An ‘excellent international lawyer’  handling complex inter-state disputes, advising his clients on a range of topics from boundary disputes to matters of human rights…‘a very good advocate who can take command of the strategy of a case as well as being a good person to work with.’”)
  • Christina Hioureas – (“Meticulous, prompt with her responses and sensitive to the needs of state-side clients," "A skilled case strategist who leaves no stone unturned in her representations.”)

Arbitration (International) – Latin America-International Counsel 

  • Paul Reichler – (“He is an essential player in our meetings at the strategy level, as well as during hearings.”)

Dispute Resolution – Ecuador

International Arbitration – France

  • Andrea Pinna – (“Andrea Pinna is an outstanding legal mind and an excellent advocate.”)

International Arbitration – USA

  • Daniel Schimmel – Foreign Expert for France ("Daniel is smart, thoughtful, thorough and an independent thinker.”)

International Arbitration: Arbitrators – USA

  • Christina Hioureas – (“Christina Hioureas has a growing reputation as both arbitrator and counsel, with particular experience in arbitrating international commercial disputes.”)
  • Daniel Schimmel – ("He is available and attentive to the client's needs," "Daniel Schimmel is extremely smart, diligent and efficient.") 

International Arbitration: Counsel - USA

Labor & Employment – USA 

  • James Bucking – (“He is a very bright labour and employment lawyer," "He is a very good lawyer, well known for wage and hour cases.”) 

About Foley Hoag LLP

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