15 February 2019
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Rankings Chambers Global 2019: again great results for BarentsKrans

Chambers Global 2019 was published today, the guide that provides a global overview of five international jurisdictions. BarentsKrans has a number of wonderful mentions for Corporate/M&A, Intellectual Property and Dispute Resolution.

Feedback from clients and peers

The yearly Chambers ranking lists are based upon feedback received from clients as well as peer reviews. Chambers is one of the leading guidebooks within the international field of advocacy.

Chambers Global says the following about BarentsKrans lawyers:

A true deal maker,” Michiel Martin is valued by clients for his “commercial awareness, flexibility and pragmatism.” Martin advises on a range of M&A mandates, including joint ventures and takeovers. He assisted Webhelp Nederland with the acquisition of Telecats.

William Schonewille is valued for his “comprehensive knowledge,” as well as his “intellectual and very hands-on” approach. He focuses on financial litigation, acting on behalf of both consumers and financial institutions.

Martijn van Maanen is well known for plaintiff cartel follow-on damages litigation and liability litigation. He defended Bank of Indonesia against claims initiated by trustees of its Dutch subsidiary, Indover Bank, in connection with the bank’s collapse in 2008. Clients describe him as a “formidable advocate who provides sensible, pragmatic advice based on a wealth of experience.”

According to sources, Marleen Van den Horst is “a very good lawyer with excellent judicial skills.” She focuses on patent litigation in the pharmaceutical sector, advising Nutrition Sciences on patent litigation proceedings against NOBA in connection with livestock feeding products.

Jaap Bremer  handles both trade mark and patent litigation. He advises on mandates relating to the pharmaceutical, retail, nutrition and automotive sectors. Clients value his “very practical advice, commercial awareness and strong technical knowledge.”

Overview Chambers Global 2018 rankings

An extensive overview of this year’s rankings can be found here.