Chambers 2014 Recognizes Hughes Hubbard Attorneys, Practice Groups


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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

International Arbitration

Chambers says the team is "admired for its longstanding and impressively broad-based commercial and investor-state arbitration practice."

International Trade

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

Corporate/M&A

Sources say: "Excellent, practical lawyers."

Litigation: Securities

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

Arbitration (International)
International Trade/WTO 

Chambers Global: Latin America-wide

Banking & Finance
Corporate/M&A
International Arbitration 

Chambers Global: USA

International Arbitration
International Trade 

Chambers Latin America

Banking & Finance
Corporate/M&A
International Arbitration 

Chambers Europe: France

Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration