Managing partner Ahmed Barakat continues to be regarded as a top-tier practitioner by peers and clients alike, particularly in the litigation arena. One client remarked that "he adds value with his tactical and strategic approach. He knows how to fix problems and can refer to a wealth of past cases as he has 30 years of experience." Another source enthused: "Ahmed is an excellent litigation lawyer. He is smart and polished and I have a lot of respect for him."