Press Release April 13, 2017

The Legal 500 EMEA 2017 Recognizes 10 Goodwin Partners

Goodwin, a leading Global 50 law firm, announced today that The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa has ranked the firm and its lawyers in numerous practice areas. Ten of the firm’s partners were recognized for excellence in the legal directory’s 2017 edition, and  four practice groups were selected for recommendation. A complete listing of Goodwin’s rankings is available online at The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2017.

Goodwin has been recommended in the following four practice areas in France:

  • Banking and Finance
  • Private Equity: Fund Formation
  • Private Equity: LBO
  • Private Equity: Venture and Growth Capital

Four Goodwin partners were honored as “Leading Lawyers” in four categories: Maxence Bloch in the France Private Equity: LBO category; Arnaud David in the France Private Equity: Fund Formation category; Arnaud Fromion in the France Banking and Finance category; and Stephan Kock in the Germany Banking and Finance: Lending and Borrowing category. In France, Marie-Laure Bruneele was named a “Next Generation Lawyer” in the Tax category.

Goodwin lawyers recommended in The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2017 editorial were:

Banking and Finance

Private Equity: LBO

The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2017 guide provides researched coverage of 81 countries and over 2,700 ranked law firms. Research is conducted annually, providing a detailed qualitative assessment of various factors including work conducted by law firms over the past 12 months and historically; experience and depth of teams; specialisms and ancillary services; and, importantly, opinions of law firms’ clients.