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Who’s Who Legal: Arbitration 2023 recognizes 41 Freshfields lawyers

In the Who’s Who Legal: Arbitration 2023 analysis published on December 6, 2022, Freshfields was once again recognized as one of the top international arbitration law firms globally. This year, Freshfields had 41 lawyers recognized as leaders in the field – up from 36 lawyers last year. Four of our partners are recognized as “Global Elite Thought Leaders”: Noiana Marigo, Global Co-Head of International Arbitration; Nigel Blackaby KC, Co-Head of our Latin America group; Nicholas Lingard, Head of International Arbitration — Asia; and Noah Rubins KC, Head of International Arbitration — Paris.

Below is the full list of lawyers recognized by Who's Who Legal.

Thought Leaders

  • Nigel Blackaby KC, Washington
  • John Choong, Hong Kong
  • Elliot Friedman, New York
  • Boris Kasolowsky, Frankfurt
  • Amani Khalifa, Dubai
  • Nicholas Lingard, Singapore
  • Noiana Marigo, New York
  • Erin Miller Rankin, Dubai
  • Sylvia Noury KC, London
  • Lluís Paradell Trius, Rome/Madrid
  • Caroline S. Richard, Washington
  • Noah Rubins KC, Paris
  • Christophe Seraglini, Paris
  • Sami Tannous, Dubai
  • Joaquin Terceño, Tokyo
  • Will Thomas KC, London
  • Peter Turner KC, Paris
  • Alexander John Wilbraham, Washington

Future Leaders: Partners

  • Oliver Marsden, London
  • Martin Mekat, Frankfurt
  • Kim Rosenberg, Dubai/London
  • Lee Rovinescu, New York
  • Daniel Schnabl, Frankfurt
  • Hans-Patrick Schroeder, Hamburg
  • Thomas W. Walsh, New York
  • Carsten Wendler, Frankfurt

Future Leaders: Non-partners

  • Ketevan Betaneli, Paris
  • Rohit Bhat, Singapore
  • Santiago Gatica, New York
  • Sofía Klot, New York
  • Yuri Mantilla, Paris
  • Lexi Menish, Singapore
  • Alexandra van der Meulen, Paris
  • Maria Julia Milesi, Washington
  • Amr Omran, Dubai
  • Juan Pedro Pomes, Washington
  • Matei Purice, Paris
  • Samantha Tan, Singapore
  • Ezequiel H. Vetulli, New York
  • Natalia Marina Zibibbo, New York

For more information about our international arbitration practice, click here.


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This material is for general information only and is not intended to provide legal advice. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.