Featuring 637 of the world’s leading practitioners across 43 jurisdictions and 384 law firms, Who's Who Legal: Corporate Immigration 2016 is a one-stop shop for the global corporate immigration legal market.
The highly specialised nature of the market means that it is mainly composed of boutique law firms with relatively few full-service firms ranking among the most prominent in our research. The field is led by global immigration powerhouse Fragomen, with fellow global immigration service provider Berry Appleman & Leiden ranking second in our listings.
Seyfarth Shaw, Foster, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal, Maggio Kattar Nahajzer & Alexander, and Miller Mayer are among the most prominent immigration specialists in the highly competitive US market. Meanwhile, Kingsley Napley leads the immigration outfits in the UK.
We also recommend the top 10 practitioners both inside and outside the US in this section.
The past year has witnessed some of the most severe political upheavals across the world in recent history. The great surge in global migration has rendered immigration a polemic issue, with more than 1 million migrants and refugees arriving into Europe in 2015. Such drastic changes on an international level, coupled with the increased globalisation of business, have brought the topic of immigration to the forefront of current political, social and economic debate.
A Review of Labour & Employment Law in 2016, by Joël Grangé of Flichy Grangé Avocats
In recent years, François Hollande’s government has introduced a number of reforms to the law governing employment in France. The Secure Employment Law of 14 June 2013 sought to increase flexibility in the labour market via provisions on collective agreements, internal and external mobility and the collective redundancy procedure, in exchange for a number of individual and collective labour rights.
A Review of Business Crime Defence in 2016, by Emmanuel Marsigny of Emmanuel Marsigny Avocats
Business crime defence in France currently faces substantial changes with regards to both criminal procedure and substantive law. It is especially worthy to present some of the most significant on-going trends, such as: the new limitations to the double jeopardy in major white-collar crime fields; the attempts to develop transactional procedures; the expansion of money laundering prosecution; and the predicted significant evolution of anti-corruption regulations.
The latest edition of Who's Who Legal: Competition features over 1,000 leading competition lawyers from 62 countries, as well as over 100 of the best US plaintiffs' lawyers.
In this section we highlight the most highly regarded lawyers and law firms in our worldwide research.
We identify 312 leading competition economists who are renowned for their provision of expert advice and testimony in complex antitrust matters taken from 127 firms and institutions across more than 30 countries.
In this section we recognised the leading firms and experts that stand out in our worldwide research.
Who’s Who Legal: France 2016 features almost 1,000 listings from across 34 practice area chapters, accompanied by detailed analyses of the leading lawyers and law firms in this comprehensive guide to the country’s legal market.
The following 34 practice area chapters are carefully chosen to reflect the key strengths of the French legal marketplace. Each chapter contains a detailed overview of the market and the leading lawyers who have featured prominently in our research.
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