Chambers has recognized Hughes Hubbard attorneys with 83 individual rankings and 23 practice area rankings in the 2014 editions of the prestigious legal guides. Hughes Hubbard attorneys were ranked in five of the Chambers guides: USA, Global, Latin America, Europe and Asia-Pacific.
Chambers recognized the following attorneys: Ned Bassen, Axel Baum (senior statesman), Candace Beinecke, Andrew Braiterman, Steven Chung, Charles Cohen, Amanda DeBusk, Amy G. Dulin, John Fellas, James Fitzpatrick, James W. Giddens, Federico Goudie, Steven Hammond, Marc Henry, John Hoyns, Christopher Kiplok, William Kolasky, Ken Lefkowitz, Edward Little, William Maguire, Theodore Mayer, Timothy McCarthy (as senior statesman), James Modlin, Matthew Nicely, Joanne Osendarp, Christopher Paparella, Kenneth Pierce, Jose Rosell, Rafael Rosillo, Charles Samuelson, Daniel Schnapp, Nicolas Swerdloff, Jeffrey Tenen, John Townsend, William Weber and Marc Weinstein.
The firm's ranked practice areas are: Banking & Finance; Corporate/M&A; International Arbitration; International Trade; Latin America: Investment; Media & Entertainment: Corporate; Product Liability & Mass Torts; Securities: Litigation; and Transportation: Aviation: Finance.
Chambers, a premier ratings agency, bases its rankings on the views of clients and lawyers. Attorneys are ranked on qualities such as technical ability, professional conduct, client service, commitment, diligence and commercial awareness.
The following practice groups were ranked in each guide:
Chambers USA: Nationwide
Chambers says the team is "admired for its longstanding and impressively broad-based commercial and investor-state arbitration practice."
Sources say: "They're incredibly knowledgeable and efficient and they give very sound, practical advice."
Product Liability & Mass Torts
Sources say: "They're innovative in their handling of complex matters."
Transportation: Aviation: Finance
Sources say: "An excellent firm, with superior quality at reasonable rates."
Chambers USA: Florida
Latin American Investment
Sources say: "A significant firm with good people in Miami. They are able to do midmarket work and larger deals as well."
Chambers USA: New York
Sources say: "Excellent, practical lawyers."
Sources say: "The way they operate is smooth. They have a good coordination of counsel within the firm; there's a strong reliance upon a collaborative approach and getting to the right resolution."
Media & Entertainment: Corporate
Sources say: "They are responsive, reasonably priced and thorough."
Chambers Global: France
Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration
Chambers Global: Global-wide
Chambers Global: Latin America-wide
Banking & Finance
Chambers Global: USA
Chambers Latin America
Banking & Finance