#4 for Arbitration
The American Lawyer's "Arbitration Scorecard," 2015
Top 20 Global Arbitration Firm
Global Arbitration Review’s Top Arbitration Firms Worldwide, 2013-2015
Commended Firm for Litigation
(Complex Chapter 11 Proceedings of Residential Capital)
Financial Times - U.S. Innovative Lawyers Report, 2014
Restructuring Deal of the Year
(Restructuring of OGX Petróleo e Gás Participações and its subsidiaries)
Latin Lawyer, 2014
"'The lawyers are great - smart, practical, thoughtful, strategic and unbelievably responsive.'"
Chambers Global, 2015
"[Cleary is] renowned for its expert handling of commercial, securities and white-collar criminal defense mandates… [and] widely regarded as a go-to practice for international clients involved in commercial litigation in the USA thanks to its extensive cross-border experience."
Chambers USA, 2015
“[C]lients measure performance on reputation, experience and capacity … Cleary is one of the few firms with the global presence to represent governments wherever their bonds are sold or creditors try to seize assets.”
Global Arbitration Review, 2015
"Cleary’s team is one that has time and again proven itself capable of skilfully blending complex international litigation and arbitration across borders..."
Latin Lawyer 250, 2014
“This firm is renowned for its transactional dominance in Latin America, which affords it a solid footing in commercial arbitrations. On the contentious side, it has been particularly active in Brazil and Argentina, and has an office in both jurisdictions. … ‘This firm has impressive research and drafting skills, and the lawyers remain focused on the problem, offering one single point of contact to the client.’"
Chambers Latin America, 2014