The Chambers Global Guide for 2020 has been released. In it, CMS is mentioned as a whole, as well as per jurisdiction, expertise and expert.
Based on independent market and client research, Chambers and Partners create a yearly list of leading legal experts for each field of expertise.
Rankings for CMS in the Netherlands
The Corporate/M&A group is ranked Band 4 in the latest guide. Roman Tarlavski is mentioned in particular as the head and key contact, as well as Martika Jonk for her advice to German clients on acquiring Dutch companies. Martika is also ranked as a foreign expert for Germany.
Robert Bosman and Edmon Oude Elferink are also ranked, representing the Competition/EU team. Robert is mentioned for his work regarding competition follow-on damages claims and merger notification proceedings before the Dutch authorities. Edmon's diverse work as a Dutch lawyer in Brussels is also mentioned.
The Life Sciences & Healthcare team is ranked band 3, thanks to its solid teams in the Netherlands, the UK, Hungary, Russia and Germany. Clients praise us, observing, among others, how "they can easily adapt themselves to the international environment and have impressively fast reactions on international challenges."
The CMS European Insolvency & Restructuring team is ranked Band 4, thanks to the strong skills of the Dutch, UK, Spanish, German and Portuguese teams.
The CMS Tax department has been ranked Band 4. Herman Boersen is mentioned as a key partner in Amsterdam. The group is praised for its professional international network.
The full overview can be found here.