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This firm is also ranked in:

UK 2022 Europe 2022 Asia-Pacific 2022 Greater China Region 2022 High Net Worth 2021 FinTech 2022 Litigation Support 2022

About

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Executive Team: Pierre-Sébastien Thill (Chairman), Duncan Weston (Executive Partner), Isabel Scholes (Executive Director)

Number of partners worldwide: ca. 1,100

Number of lawyers worldwide: ca. 5,000

Firm Overview: 

Founded in 1999, CMS is an integrated, multi-jurisdictional organisation of law firms that offers full-service legal and tax advice. With 70+ offices in 40+ countries across the world, employing over 5,000 lawyers, CMS has longstanding expertise both at advising in its local jurisdictions and across borders. CMS offers specialist, business-focused advice to clients - from major multinationals and mid-caps to enterprising start-ups - operating in complex business and constantly changing regulatory environments.

For information on recent work, member firms, publications and full contact details please visit: cms.law.

Main Areas of Practice: 

CMS offers a wide range of expertise through 19 practice area and sector groups, providing advice on local, national and international issues. These expert groups are firmly established across CMS.

■ Antitrust, Competition & Trade

■ Banking & Finance

■ Commercial

■ Consumer Products

■ Corporate/M&A

■ Dispute Resolution

■ Employment & Pensions

■ Energy & Climate Change

■ Funds

■ Hotels & Leisure

■ Infrastructure & Projects

■ Insurance

■ Intellectual Property

■ Life Sciences & Healthcare

■ Private Equity

■ Public Procurement

■ Real Estate

■ Tax

■ Technology, Media & Communications

CMS Member Firms: 

■ CMS Adonnino Ascoli & Cavasola Scamoni (Italy)

■ CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo (Spain)

■ CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats (France)

■ CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang (UK)

■ CMS Carey & Allende (Chile)

■ CMS Daly Inamdar Advocates (Kenya)

■ CMS DeBacker (Belgium)

■ CMS Derks Star Busmann (Netherlands)

■ CMS von Erlach Partners (Switzerland)

■ CMS Grau (Peru)

■ CMS Hasche Sigle (Germany)

■ CMS Kluge (Norway)

■ CMS Pasquier Ciulla & Marquet (Monaco)

■ CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz (Austria)

■ CMS RM Partners (South Africa)

■ CMS Rodríguez-Azuero (Colombia)

■ CMS Rui Pena & Arnaut (Portugal)

■ CMS Woodhouse Lorente Ludlow (Mexico)

Global

This firm is also ranked in:

UK 2022 Europe 2022 Asia-Pacific 2022 Greater China Region 2022 High Net Worth 2021 FinTech 2022 Litigation Support 2022

Contributions

Total 9 contributions

Trends and Developments

Medical Cannabis & Cannabinoid Regulation 2022 in Germany

Authors: Jörn Witt, Susanne Pech, Philine-Luise Pulst, Friederike von Zezschwitz

Law and Practice

Medical Cannabis & Cannabinoid Regulation 2022 in Germany

Authors: Jörn Witt, Susanne Pech, Philine-Luise Pulst, Friederike von Zezschwitz

Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 4 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Ranked Departments

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Algeria

Corporate/Commercial: International Firms
Band 1
Angola

General Business Law: International Firms
Band 4
Asia-Pacific Region

Arbitration (International)
Band 5
Austria

Banking & Finance
Band 2
Corporate/M&A
Band 2
Dispute Resolution
Band 3

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Ranked Lawyers

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Africa-wide

Corporate/Commercial: OHADA Specialists


Pierre Marly
Band 1
Sébastien Thouvenot
Band 3
Angola

General Business Law: International Firms


Alberto Galhardo Simões
Expertise based abroad
Tiago Machado Graça
Expertise based abroad
Austria

Banking & Finance


Günther Hanslik
Band 1
Stefan Paulmayer
Up and Coming

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Top Ranked Lawyers

Band 1
Günther HanslikBanking & Finance
Miguel Esperança PinaDispute Resolution
Band 2
Ihor OlekhovBanking & Finance
Radivoje PetrikićCorporate/Commercial
Graham ConlonCorporate/M&A
Graham ConlonCorporate/M&A
Peter HuberCorporate/M&A
Rita GouveiaDispute Resolution
Johannes Reich-RohrwigDispute Resolution: Litigation
Egon Engin-DenizIntellectual Property
Tomasz KoryzmaIntellectual Property
Band 3
Michał MężykowskiBanking & Finance
Tetyana DovganCorporate/M&A
Daniela Karollus-BrunerDispute Resolution: Litigation
Marija FilipovskaGeneral Business Law
Band 4
António Payan MartinsBanking & Finance

Ranked Offices

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Algeria

Hydra
Austria

Vienna
Belgium

Brussels, Avenue des Nerviens 85
Brussels, Chaussée de La Hulpe, 178
Bosnia & Herzegovina

Sarajevo
Bulgaria

Sofia

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Head Office

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CMS Legal Services EEIG

Neue Mainzer Strasse 2-4,

Frankfurt am Main

Hessen

Germany

60311

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