McGuireWoods is recognized as a leading law firm in four corporate practice
areas in The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2015, a highly esteemed
guide to Europe’s leading law firms.
Based on feedback from clients and the work of the firm's lawyers, Legal 500
ranked McGuireWoods among the top law firms in the areas of corporate and
mergers and acquisitions law; customs, trade, WTO and anti-dumping law;
information technology; and real estate law. Brussels partners Yves Melin,
Steven Ongena, Timothy Speelman, and Paul Van den Bulck are also noted in the
guide for their work in these areas.
Highlighting McGuireWoods’ work in international trade matters, the
publication notes the firm’s standout “expertise in Russian trade defense
This recognition follows McGuireWoods’ inclusion in Chambers Global 2015,
another prominent legal industry guide ranking leading law firms and
practitioners in 190 countries. The publication ranked McGuireWoods among the
international trade elite in its Europe-wide Belgium tables, highlighting its
representation of both European industries as complainants and non-EU exporters
The Legal 500 EMEA provides readers with an impartial, third-party opinion on
the leading law firms and lawyers across the region. Rankings are based on
client feedback and The Legal 500’s independent research.