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Chambers Europe 2022 ranks leading Jones Day practices and lawyers

The 2022 edition of Chambers Europe: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business recognizes Jones Day with 53 practice rankings and 95 lawyer rankings. Highlights from the 2022 edition include:

Six Europe-wide rankings:

  • Arbitration (International)
  • Corporate/M&A
  • Dispute Resolution
  • International Trade/WTO
  • Regulatory: Environment
  • TMT: Telecommunications

Clients praise Jones Day for its " … highly capable, knowledgeable, results-oriented team of lawyers" who are "very approachable, very technical and always available", as well as having the "ability to be both rigorous with the law and innovative." 

Additional comments from clients include:

  • "They're very strong and experienced, especially in cross-border work. They're very efficient, well organized, and have a very strong team ethic."
  • "The firm's strong international network has proved to be a real benefit, helping us to structure international deals."
  • "The lawyers we have worked with at Jones Day are impressive individuals who combine very strong legal skills with a practical, commercial approach. They are skilled in advising on overall strategy in relation to complex disputes in order to avoid the need for litigation."
  • "Jones Day is very close to the client, with cutting-edge legal, but also technical, cross-expertise."

Jones Day notably achieved four Band 1 rankings in France:

  • Capital Markets: Derivatives
  • Environment
  • Private Equity: Venture Capital
  • Public Law

Ten Jones Day lawyers ranked in Chambers Europe 2022 Band 1 include:

  • Giles Elliott – UK: Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market
  • Ursula Schliessner – Europe-wide: Regulatory: Environment
  • Alban Caillemer du Ferrage – France: Capital Markets: Derivatives
  • Françoise S. Labrousse – France: Environment
  • Emmanuel G. Baud – France: Intellectual Property: Trade Mark & Copyright
  • Renaud Bonnet – France: Private Equity: Venture Capital
  • Philippe Delelis – France: Public Law
  • Mario Todino – Italy: Competition/European Law (Lawyers Based Abroad) (Belgium)
  • Irene H. Vermeeren-Keijzers – Netherlands: Employment: Pensions
  • Ate van IJlzinga Veenstra – Netherlands: Investment Funds
  • Mercedes Fernández – Spain: Dispute Resolution

The Chambers Europe rankings, based on interviews with lawyers and clients, look at a broad range of qualities, including legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness, diligence, and commitment to the client, to provide an independent assessment of counsel throughout the region.

Jones Day is a global law firm with more than 2,400 lawyers in 42 offices across five continents. The Firm is distinguished by: a singular tradition of client service; the mutual commitment to, and the seamless collaboration of, a true partnership; formidable legal talent across multiple disciplines and jurisdictions; and shared professional values that focus on client needs.