For the thirteenth consecutive year, Chambers USA has ranked Freehill Hogan & Mahar in the top tier of New York maritime law firms. Chambers USA 2017, released on May 26, 2017 once again lists the firm in the top tier, where FHM is joined by only one other firm. In addition to again ranking the firm No. 1, Chambers has singled out 32 shipping attorneys as “Leading Individuals” and six, more than from any other firm, are FHM partners: Peter Gutowski, Bill Juska, Wayne Meehan, Don Murnane, Mike Unger, and Gina Venezia. Chambers USA’s profile of FHM quotes clients of the firm, saying:
“They are very strong in developing personal relationships with the client, explaining the pros and cons of each case, and being forthright in dealing with the court and opposing counsel.”
“They’ve got someone who can handle any claim – they have a really broad experience and expertise range,” observes one client.
To read the complete Chambers USA 2017 profile of the firm, click HERE.
Chambers & Partners has been publishing rankings of U.K. attorneys since 1990 and began publishing Chambers Global in 1999, followed by Chambers USA in 2003. The Chambers rankings are the products of independent research carried out by Chamber’s researchers, including numerous interviews with clients and other law firms.