November 4, 2016

Milbank Ranked as a Top-Tier Firm by Chambers & Partners UK


The new law firm rankings published this week by Chambers & Partners highlight Milbank’s strength and depth in the London market.

The firm’s Asset Finance (Aviation), Energy & Natural Resources: Mining (international), Outsourcing and Projects practices all achieved a Band One ranking. Milbank was likewise highly recognised for Banking & Finance: Borrowers, Banking & Finance: Lenders, Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas, Energy & Natural Resources: Power, Information Technology and Restructuring/Insolvency.

Also of note is the number of individual recommendations the firm received, including 29 “Leading Lawyer” recommendations for partners Nick Angel, Neil Caddy, James Cameron, John Dewar, Charles Evans, Matthew Hagopian, Joel Harrison, Laurence Jacobs, Russell Jacobs, Sean Keaton, Suhrud Mehta, Clive Ransome, Julian Stait, Mark Stamp, Nick Swinburne and James Warbey, two “Associate’s to Watch” recommendations for Oliver Irwin and Anna Thomander and one “Up and Coming Individual” recommendation for Matthew Mortimer.

Among the group of “Leading Lawyers” were seven partners ranked in the Top Tier for their particular practice (James Cameron, John Dewar, Charles Evans, Laurence Jacobs, Sean Keaton, Suhrud Mehta and Nick Swinburne) and one partner ranked as a “Star Individual” (Laurence Jacobs).

The breadth of practice areas covered by the firm’s “Leading Lawyers” allows Milbank to deliver a full and comprehensive legal service to clients from its London office. These practices include the following:

  • Asset Finance: Aviation Finance
  • Banking & Finance
  • Banking & Finance: Islamic Finance
  • Banking Litigation
  • Capital Markets: Structured Finance & Derivatives
  • Corporate/M&A: High-end Capability
  • Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas
  • Energy & Natural Resources: Mining
  • Energy & Natural Resources: Power
  • Financial Services: Contentious Regulatory
  • Information Technology
  • Litigation
  • Outsourcing
  • Projects (UK-wide)
  • Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Tax