Together with the Handelsblatt Research Institute, Wirtschaftswoche evaluated 25 areas of law in order to find their « Legal All Stars ». First, they sent out nearly 23,000 questionnaires asking 5,000 business lawyers from 115 renowned law firms to name their most prestigious competitor in their field. Then, a jury of in-house lawyers, professors, funders and consultants deliberated on the list. Dr. Peter Kather has been awarded 2nd place by WirtschaftsWoche in the current ranking of « Legal All Stars 2021 » in the field of patent law, making him one of the top three lawyers in his field in Germany. For the second time, the Handelsblatt Research Institute (HRI) surveyed nearly 23,000 business lawyers about their most renowned competitors in 25 specialist fields as part of the ranking launched in 2020. The result of the survey was a list that was evaluated by an expert jury composed of in-house lawyers, professors, litigation funders and consultants, so that a ranking of a total of 75 lawyers from 52 law firms could be created and finally three « Legal All Stars » from each area of law. Peter has been with Noerr since 1994. He is also Honorary Professor of Media and Internet Law at the University of Passau. Its wide range of consulting services includes IT and digitalization / Industry 4.0 with the following axes: IT outsourcing / BPO agreements, project contracts (including agile software programming), service level agreements, data protection, data rights, cybersecurity, liability issues and software licensing law.
| Henning Schaloske Referee: Baker McKenzie | Jörg Risse The business weekly Wirtschaftswoche has once again named Peter Bräutigam « Legal All Star » in information technology law. Repeating last year`s performance, our Munich-based partner was chosen from among the other nominees in a two-stage selection process to win first place. Christian Pelz was also honored, taking third place in the Compliance category. Once a year, Wirtschaftswoche determines the « All Stars » among the lawyers. Image: hobbitfoot | stock.adobe.com Below is the full table. How the list appeared: When it comes to rankings and award ceremonies, modesty and restraint have no place on the podium. This applies especially to the legal market, where success lists and rewards literally pile up. Want to know who the best lawyers in the country are? 20 specialized areas were assessed, from labour law to medical law to commercial criminal law. As a result, the first three courses were in fact clearly different in 18 subjects.
Only in the area of insurance and copyright were there only two obvious leaders. A total of 58 lawyers from 46 law firms reached the ranks of the Legal All Stars. How they were selected: First, lawyers from recognized law firms were asked about the most prestigious competitors in their field. Subsequently, a jury of in-house lawyers, professors, litigation funders and consultants voted on the list, evaluated law firms and lawyers, and completed it. Weighted votes from peer group surveys and jury rounds resulted in the final ranking of the Legal All Stars. Legal All Stars: Here are the best lawyers in their field Medical Law (Service Providers): Ratzel | Rudolf Ratzel Wirtschaftswoche selects the Legal All Stars 2021: The best lawyers. In: Legal Tribune Online, 21.02.2022 , www.lto.de/persistent/a_id/47603/ (accessed on: 03.11.2022). Note: Providers may use the seal after paying a license fee. More information on the subject: Since the diesel processes, a real Klägerindustrie has emerged.
And the big law firms now want to earn even better with their own departments for defending mass lawsuits. The Handelsblatt Research Institute (HRI) asked around on behalf of Wirtschaftswoche. According to HRI, 23,000 investigations have been sent. In addition to lawyers, participants also include experts from the business world. A jury, composed of representatives of companies, universities and litigation funders, is fine-tuning. Today in WirtschaftsWoche for the second time the ranking of Legal All Stars:. The Handelsblatt Research Institute (HRI) sent nearly 23,000 surveys to business lawyers for WirtschaftsWoche. The largest group is made up of corporate and labour lawyers with over 5000 participants each, the smallest medical law with 450 lawyers from 115 law firms.
A total of 25 areas were assessed. A total of 75 lawyers from 52 law firms have reached the ranks of the Legal All Stars. First, lawyers from recognized law firms were asked about the most prestigious competitors in their field. Subsequently, a jury composed of in-house lawyers, professors, funders and consultants voted on the list, weighted law firms and lawyers and completed them. For the first time, lawyers and business experts have chosen the best lawyers in 20 areas of law. That is how they did it. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked with * Researchers Simon Brauer and Thomas Liegl from the Handelsblatt Research Institute (HRI) sent nearly 23,000 surveys to business lawyers for « WirtschaftsWoche ». The largest group consists of corporate and labor lawyers, each with more than 5,000 lawyers surveyed, the smallest medical law with 450 lawyers from 115 law firms. A total of 25 areas were assessed. It`s been a tradition in American sports for more than a century: at the end of each season, the best players in their league are chosen and opulently celebrated by players, coaches and spectators: the All Stars. In the major sports of basketball, baseball, and football, the prize lasts an entire weekend, including the show and dunking contest.
WirtschaftsWoche, in collaboration with the Handelsblatt Research Institute (HRI), is now transferring this principle to the world of lawyers. For the first time in 2021, the Legal All Stars will be awarded – these ‧ three lawyers who distinguish themselves in their areas of law by special achievements and enjoy a special reputation, both in the evaluation of their colleagues and in the economy. Banking and Finance: Latham & Watkins | Alexandra Hagelüken They are popular and inextricably linked to the legal market: awards and rankings. Wirtschaftswoche is also involved and, year after year, investigates nothing less than the « All Stars » of the industry. Litigation: Hengeler Mueller | Markus Meier Patent Law (patent attorneys): Maikowski & Ninnemann | Gunnar Baumgärtel Patent Law (lawyers): Bird & Bird | Christian Harmsen. Christian has been working with Noerr since 1997. He is an honorary professor at the University of Augsburg and teaches criminal law. Christian represents German and international companies, boards of directors and supervisory boards as well as their members in criminal investigations or fine proceedings in all areas of commercial criminal law and tax criminal law.
His consulting activities also focus on money laundering, compliance and internal investigations. In the category of commercial criminal law and tax criminal law, JUVE classifies him as an « often recommended » lawyer. Capital Markets: Sullivan & Cromwell | Carsten Berrar Assessment based on surveys of colleagues and industry experts Lawyer, certified specialist in information technology law T +49 89 28628378 A total of 75 lawyers from 52 law firms reached the ranks of the Legal All Stars. Eight of them are women. Most of the 2021 Legal All Stars are provided by Freshfields with nine leading lawyers, Gleiss and Hengeler Mueller follow with four Legal All Stars each. « This award for Mr. Kather reflects not only his exceptional expertise in patent law, but also the high reputation he enjoys not only with clients and competitors, but especially with judges, » said Miriam Kiefer, Managing Partner of Kather Augenstein. For the investigations, a total of nearly 17,000 interviews were sent to business lawyers. The largest peer groups are corporate and labor law with more than 5000 or mergers and acquisitions and antitrust law with 4000 lawyers surveyed in 250 and 213 law firms respectively.