King & Spalding LLP

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King & Spalding LLP

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Firm profile for Europe 2021

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About

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Chairman: Robert D Hays

Firm Overview:
King & Spalding helps leading companies advance complex business interests in more than 160 countries. Working across a highly integrated platform of more than 1,200 lawyers in 22 offices globally, King & Spalding delivers tailored commericial solutions through world-class offerings an uncompromising appoach to quality and service.

Main Areas of Practice:

Antitrust:
Advises clients against criminal investigations, optout group actions, class actions, appellate matters and other antitrust litigation.

Capital Markets:
Represents investment banks, public companies, financial sponsors, investors and other market participants in a variety of industries on public and private cross border transactions in Europe, Asia, the Americas and the Middle East. The team also advise hedge funds on event-driven strategies in the public markets, particularly in respect of takeovers in Europe.

Corporate, Public & Private Finance:
Provide clients worldwide with expertise in leveraged finance, capital markets, structured finance, project finance, Islamic finance, real estate capital markets, financial restructuring, and tax and regulatory matters.

Employment:
Advises in all areas of employment law from recruitment to exits, counselling employers, acting on disputes and advising on transactional support matters.

Energy:
The firm supports energy clients throughout various countries and continents. Clients include project developers and sponsors, super-major and major international oil and gas companies, public and private utilities, industry trade groups, pipeline and facility operators, consumers, lenders, investors and governments.

Environmental:
Assists clients with virtually every type of environmental issue — including regulatory and compliance advice, permit appeals, enforcement actions and property damage claims.

FDA & Life Sciences:
Represents pharmaceutical, medical device, biotechnology, healthcare technology companies and food manufacturers, in a range of regulatory, compliance, policy and litigation matters. Financial Restructuring: Directs on reorganisations, including in court and out-of court debt restructurings, bankruptcy and insolvency litigation, and distressed asset mergers and acquisitions.

Global Disputes:
Wide-ranging experience and expertise in all areas of dispute resolution, including all forms of court litigation, international arbitration, ADR, corporate governance, general contract and risk management advice, as well as investigations.

Government Investigations:
Represents corporations and individuals in complex federal and state criminal investigations, internal investigations and congressional investigations.

Healthcare:
The firm is praised for its excellence in transactional, litigation and regulatory representation of clients across the spectrum of healthcare.

Intellectual Property:
Assists clients with the development and strategic planning needed to handle patent and trademark prosecution and intellectual property litigation matters that stretch across borders.

International Arbitration:
Highly experienced in handling cases before major arbitral institutions such as the ICSID, ICC, LCIA and AAA, as well as under UNCITRAL and other ad hoc rules.

International Trade & WTO:
Handles a wide range of international trade and customs matters for US and non-US clients.

Mergers & Acquisitions:
Covers acquisitions of public and private companies, tender offers, joint ventures and partnering arrangements, purchases and sales of divisions, and takeover preparation and defence.

National Security and Corporate Espionage:
Advises global clients in developing risk mitigation strategies related to their key assets, expanding into foreign markets, assessing major transactions, navigating the CFIUS process, addressing supply chain risks, meeting new government contracting requirements, minimising the impact of security incidents and responding to regulatory actions, lawsuits and congressional inquiries.

Private Equity & Investment Funds:
Extensive experience in fund formation, mergers and acquisitions, leveraged finance, Islamic finance, securities offerings, tax and restructuring.

Projects:
Extensive experience representing a range of sponsors, developers, lenders, governments and contractors on project and sponsor financed international energy and infrastructure projects and disputes. The team focuses on both contentious and noncontentious matters, predominantly in emerging markets and is currently active in the Middle East, Africa, Russia and the CIS.

Real Estate:
Represents clients with respect to the complete range of commercial real estate transactions across all asset classes. The firm has substantial teams of real estate expert lawyers in its core European offices based in London, Paris, Frankfurt and Moscow.

Regulatory:
The practice spans advisory mandates through to internal investigations in response to incidents and defending investigations and enforcement action by regulators. The team’s advisory work includes compliant conduct of business, launch of new businesses and products, governance and prudential requirements.

Tax:
The practice works with clients on planning and executing business transactions of all sizes and types arising in domestic and cross border settings including acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures, fund formations, Shari’ah compliant transactions, tax financings, leasing, structure financing, returns to stakeholders and employee benefits.

Europe

This firm is also ranked in:

Global 2021 USA 2020 UK 2021 Asia-Pacific 2021 Latin America 2021 FinTech 2021

Contributions

Total 5 contributions

Law and Practice

Pharmaceutical Advertising 2021 in USA

Authors: Seth H. Lundy, Nikki Reeves, Heather Bañuelos, Gillian Russell

Law and Practice

TMT 2021 in Russia

Authors: Alla Naglis, Xenia Melkova

Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 1 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Article

Challenges Ahead For Banks Pursuing Data Breach Claims

Authors: Barry Goheen and Andrew K. Crawford

Ranked Departments

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Europe-wide

Arbitration (International)
Band 3
International Trade/WTO
Band 4
France

Environment
Band 2
International Arbitration
Band 2
Real Estate
Band 4
Germany

Investment Funds
Band 3

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Arbitration (International)


Laurent Jaeger
Band 4
Tom Sprange QC
Band 4

International Trade/WTO


Daniel C Crosby
Band 3
France

Environment


Joëlle Herschtel
Band 1

International Arbitration


James Castello
Band 3
Laurent Jaeger
Band 2

Top Ranked Lawyers

Band 1
Band 2
Jan SchaeferDispute Resolution: Most in Demand Arbitrators
Laurent JaegerInternational Arbitration
Band 3
James CastelloInternational Arbitration
Daniel C CrosbyInternational Trade/WTO
Band 4
Laurent JaegerArbitration (International)
Tom Sprange QCArbitration (International)
Jan SchaeferDispute Resolution: Arbitration Counsel
Mario LeissnerInvestment Funds
Mehdi HarounProjects & Energy: International
Band 5
Mario LeissnerReal Estate

Ranked Offices

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France

Paris
Germany

Frankfurt am Main
Russia

Moscow
Switzerland

Geneva
UK

London

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Head office

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Head office

1180 Peachtree Street

Atlanta

Georgia

USA

GA 30309

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