The online edition of The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2018 has been published. CMS is described as 'top-class', 'pragmatic' and 'proven to be reliable and responsive'.
Like last year CMS Netherlands is ranked at tier 1 in 'Dispute resolution – Mediation'. CMS is ranked at tier 2 in four areas of expertise: Food and beverages, Healthcare & life sciences, Real estate and Restructuring & insolvency. In addition, in category 'Other recommended firms – tier 1' are mentioned Commercial litigation and Tax.
There are no less than 26 CMS specialists mentioned as recommended individual experts in The Legal 500 EMEA 2018:
Bas Baks, Jeroen Berlage, Leonard Böhmer, Paulus van den Bos, Robert Bosman, Jan Willem Bouman, Marcoline van der Dussen, Ellen Gielen, Marcel Groenewegen, Petra Heemskerk, Willem Hoorneman, Martika Jonk, Katja van Kranenburg, Gertie Lintjes, Hein van der Meer, Arno Moret, Edmon Oude Elferink, Simon Sanders, Eduard Scheenstra, Arnout Scholten, Reinout Slot, Roman Tarlavski, Marc van Zanten, Mark Ziekman, Rogier de Vrey and Cecilia van der Weijden.
The EMEA guide provides researched coverage of 85 countries and over 2,700 ranked law firms. The Legal 500 series contacts over 300,000 clients globally to obtain feedback on which law firms meet the criteria required by today's in-house counsel and business leaders, wherever in the world their work takes them. This is used to benchmark each law firm versus competitors in the practice area in question.
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