Chapman Tripp has been recognised as a pre-eminent New Zealand firm in the latest research by international legal publisher Chambers and Partners.
Chambers Global 2010 publication places Chapman Tripp in the top band for five main practice areas (Chapman Tripp was the only firm to be placed in the top band for TMT). The firm also had the most leading lawyers in the banking and finance, dispute resolution and restructuring and insolvency areas.
The firm had 24 leading lawyers across all practice areas measured.
Chambers publishes international guides to the legal profession, identifying and ranking the world's best lawyers according to criteria valued by clients, including technical expertise, business acumen, prompt delivery and value for money.
Chambers Global 2010 research results for Chapman Tripp are:
Banking & finance
"A real powerhouse firm offering extensive, in-depth service."
Energy and natural resources
"A practical and pragmatic firm that frequently thinks outside the box."
"An excellent group of experienced lawyers, willing to commit all resources necessary to make a deal happen."
"A strong firm across the corporate field."
“They focus on getting the job done instead of fighting over little issues."
"A professional firm with an excellent employment practice."
"Extensive coverage of the sector."
"Good technical advice."
"This firm gives excellent, practical advice."
"A strong team covering corporate and contentious issues."
"Good advice provided in a timely manner."
“Has the edge." "In technology and telecoms they are number one."
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