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Europe Guide 2023

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Firm Details

Global CEO: Elliott Portnoy

Global Chairman: Nick Park

Africa CEO: Noor Kapdi

Australasia CEO: Doug Stipanicev

Canada CEO: Tim Haney

Europe CEO: Tomasz Dabrowski

Latin America and the Caribbean CEO: Paloma Gómez

ASEAN CEO: Gerald Singham

UKIME CEO: Paul Jarvis

US CEO: Sonia Martin

Number of lawyers: 5,900+ in over 80 countries


Firm Overview

Across over 80 countries, Dentons helps you grow, protect, operate and finance your organization by providing uniquely global and deeply local legal solutions. Polycentric, purpose-driven and committed to inclusion, diversity, equity and sustainability, we focus on what matters most to you. www.dentons.com

Main Areas of Practice

Dentons’ lawyers and professionals provide services in the following practice disciplines and industry sectors:

Corporate and M&A: With a corporate practice that encompasses multibillion-dollar purchases of public companies, corporate governance and formation, venture and private equity investing, compliance and operations, and alliances and breakups in virtually every corner of the world, Dentons’ scope and reach is as broad as the universe of corporate interests.

Competition and Antitrust: Dentons provides legal advice and judicial assistance in all aspects of national and EU competition law, consumer law, state aid, tender procedures and regulatory issues. Clients receive tailored, industry-focused advice on complex litigation, investigations by competition authorities, merger control, competition compliance, or commercial arrangements.

Intellectual Property and Technology: Dentons’ lawyers identify, protect and help commercialise IP in the most highly developed markets — and in jurisdictions where IP laws and enforcement are still evolving. Dentons’ lawyers and technical/scientific advisors represent global corporations, academic and research institutions, inventors and artists, venture capital firms and others invested in patents, trademarks, copyrights and proprietary property.

Banking and Finance: Dentons covers every aspect of banking and capital markets transactions and regulation in the world’s leading financial centres. Dentons helps clients access and invest new sources of capital, develop and use financial products, structure financing transactions, comply with regulations, respond to investigations and resolve disputes.

Litigation, Dispute Resolution and Arbitration: Dentons’ highly reputable litigation and dispute resolution lawyers are particularly well known for helping clients resolve disputes in energy, construction and engineering, banking, restructuring and insolvency, life sciences and retail. The team is also highly experienced in EU trade disputes, investigations and international arbitration.

Restructuring, Insolvency and Bankruptcy: Dentons’ teams formulate strategies that result in the optimal solution for trustees, bondholders, investors, traders, debtors, creditors and creditor committees around the world as it pursues claims for clients through negotiation and litigation.

Public Law and Regulatory: Dentons has unique regional and global capabilities in advising clients on complex and multi-jurisdictional regulatory issues. We help clients navigate the most pressing regulatory challenges such as: ESG, greenwashing, chemicals, climate change, circular economy, public procurement, and defense and security.

Real Estate: The real estate practice at Dentons is the largest in the world, and advises real estate owners, investors and lenders on some of the most complex development, acquisition, disposition, debt and equity transactions undertaken in today’s market. Dentons’ hotels and leisure practice is consistently ranked among the best in the world.

Tax: With experience in worldwide jurisdictions, Dentons provides comprehensive tax advice to individuals, private companies, multinationals and other entities on tax planning, compliance, M&A structuring tax advantaged investing, transfer pricing, disputes with tax authorities and more.


Sector focus:

To ensure our lawyers understand the key trends and developments facing your industry, we have established dedicated sector groups focused on the following: Consumer Goods, Energy, Family Office and High Net Worth Individuals, Financial Institutions, Industrials, Insurance, Life Sciences and Healthcare, Private Equity and Venture Capital, Real Estate, Sovereign, Technology Media and Telecommunications, and Transport and Infrastructure.

Ranked Offices

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UK - Head office
Belgium
  • Brussels
    Rue de la Régence 58, Regentschapstraat, Brussels, Brussels Capital Region, Belgium, 1000
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Czech Republic
  • Prague
    V celnici 1034/6, 110 00 Prague 1, Capital City, Prague, Prague, Czech Republic, 110 00
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France
Georgia
  • Tbilisi
    8a, Melikishvili street/1 Erekle Tatishvili Street, Tbilisi, Tbilisi, Georgia, 0179
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Germany
  • Berlin
    Markgrafenstraße 33, Berlin, Berlin, Germany, 10117
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    Düsseldorf
    KÖ-Quartier, Breite Strasse 2, Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, 40213
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    Frankfurt am Main
    NEXTOWER, Thurn-und-Taxis-Platz 6, Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany, 60313
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    Munich
    Jungfernturmstraße 2, Munich, Bavaria, Germany, 80333
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Hungary
  • Budapest
    Andrássy út 11., Budapest, Budapest, Capital City, Hungary, H-1061
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Ireland
  • Dublin
    Joshua Dawson House, Dawson Street, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland, Dublin 2, D02 RY95
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Italy
Luxembourg
  • Luxembourg
    Atrium Business Park, Immeuble Vitrum, 33-39 Rue du Puits Romain, L-8070, Bertrange, Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
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Netherlands
  • Amsterdam
    Gustav Mahlerplein 2, Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands, 1082 AM
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Poland
Romania
  • Bucharest
    The Mark, Calea Grivitei nr. 84-98, Sector 1, Bucharest, Bucureşti, Romania, 010735
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Slovakia
  • Bratislava
    Sky Park Offices, Bottova 2A, Bratislava, Bratislava Region, Slovakia, 811 09
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Spain
Turkey
  • Istanbul
    Büyükdere Caddesi Bahar Sokak No.13, River Plaza Kat 11-12, Levent, Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey, 34394
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UK
  • Edinburgh
    Quartermile One, 15 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, UK, EH3 9EP
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    Glasgow
    1 George Square , Glasgow, Glasgow City, UK, G2 1AL
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Ukraine
  • Kyiv
    41 Naberezhno-Khreshchatytska Street, 9th floor, Kyiv, Kyiv City Municipality, Ukraine, 04070
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Contributions

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Dentons rankings

Europe Guide 2023
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Band
Belgium
Competition: EU
1 Department
3 Ranked Lawyers
Department
Competition: EU
5
Competition: EU
5
Band 5
Lawyers
James S Venit
S
James S Venit
S
Senior Statespeople
Bertold Bär-Bouyssière
6
Bertold Bär-Bouyssière
6
Band 6
Yves Botteman
6
Yves Botteman
6
Band 6
Central & Eastern Europe
Banking & Finance
1 Department
2 Ranked Lawyers
Department
Banking & Finance
1
Banking & Finance
1
Band 1
Lawyers
Mark Segall
3
Mark Segall
3
Band 3
Mateusz Toczyski
4
Mateusz Toczyski
4
Band 4
Corporate/M&A
1 Department
1 Ranked Lawyer
Department
Corporate/M&A
1
Corporate/M&A
1
Band 1
Lawyers
Rob Irving
1
Rob Irving
1
Band 1
Projects & Energy
1 Department
Department
Projects & Energy
1
Projects & Energy
1
Band 1
Real Estate
1 Department
1 Ranked Lawyer
Department
Real Estate
1
Real Estate
1
Band 1
Lawyers
E
Evan Z Lazar
E
Eminent Practitioners
Czech Republic
Banking & Finance
1 Department
2 Ranked Lawyers
Department
Banking & Finance
1
Banking & Finance
1
Band 1
Lawyers
Daniel Hurych
2
Daniel Hurych
2
Band 2
Jiří Tomola
2
Jiří Tomola
2
Band 2
Competition/Antitrust
1 Department
1 Ranked Lawyer
Department
Competition/Antitrust
3
Competition/Antitrust
3
Band 3
Lawyers
Petr Zákoucký
3
Petr Zákoucký
3
Band 3
Compliance
1 Department
1 Ranked Lawyer
Department
Compliance
1
Compliance
1
Band 1
Lawyers
Ladislav Smejkal
1
Ladislav Smejkal
1
Band 1
Corporate/M&A
1 Department
Department
Corporate/M&A
4
Corporate/M&A
4
Band 4
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