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14 April 2014

Charles Russell recommended in Legal 500 EMEA 2014

This article was written prior to the formation of Charles Russell Speechlys, through the merger between Charles Russell and Speechly Bircham.

Charles Russell is delighted to be recognised through our rankings in the Legal 500 EMEA 2014 which were launched this week. Charles Russell has been recommended as a top tier firm for the Corporate and M&A category in Bahrain.

Our Bahrain office was also ranked in the following categories:

  • Banking and finance
  • Dispute resolution
  • Islamic finance
  • Project finance

Our Geneva office is also ranked for Private Banking.

A number of lawyers were also recommended on an individuals basis in the following categories:

  • Clive Hopewell is listed in elite "Leading lawyers" list in the Bahrain overview.

Five other lawyers were recommended in following geography/work type categories:

  • Jon Bond, Banking and finance, Bahrain
  • Tom Briggs, Banking and finance, Bahrain
  • Tom Briggs, Corporate and M&A, Bahrain
  • Tom Briggs, Islamic Finance, Bahrain
  • Simon Green, Project Finance, Bahrain
  • Catriona Syed, Private Banking, Switzerland
  • Henry Fea, Private Banking, Switzerland