The French commercial real estate market’s resurgence continued in 2015, with lawyers noting a steady flow of work with these increased levels of investment expected to extend into the coming year. Paris is noted as a popular destination for foreign investors, particularly with US equity funds who have been involved in a number of big ticket deals involving landmark buildings. From this year’s research 39 leading individuals are highlighted in the field.
Our research, in association with Global Restructuring Review, identifies 540 lawyers from 289 firms across 46 countries as the world’s leading figures in insolvency and restructuring law.
Who’s Who Legal and its sister publication Global Investigations Review have combined to identify the leading lawyers, forensic accountants and digital forensic experts in this sector for the third time. In total we pick out 507 lawyers, 83 forensic accountants and 49 digital forensic experts from 37 countries.
In this chapter we identify 37 individuals.
Our research picks out the foremost forensic accountants with recognised expertise in this field, as well as the outstanding digital forensic experts. The former were commended for their knowledge of disputes and regulatory issues, and the latter were recognised by the market for their skills in e-discovery, computer forensics, data recovery and analysis for clients including law firms and corporations. The Big Four feature prominently in our research, as do leading international accounting and consulting firms FTI Consulting, Grant Thornton, Kroll and Berkeley Research Group.
By Waithera Junghae, Global Investigations Review From governments worldwide turning up the heat on money laundering and terrorism financing to China’s relentless anti-corruption drive, 2016 is set to be a challenging year for authorities, companies and lawyers alike. GIR asks investigations specialists around the world what issues they’ll be keeping a close eye on in the coming year.
In this chapter we feature the 24 leading insurance practitioners in the Swiss market.
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Nominees have been selected based upon comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. Only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are listed.