LONDON, 24 June 2016 - Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading international law firm, announced today that for the second year in a row, the firm has been recognised by the World Export Control Review (World ECR) Awards.
This year, the firm was listed as Highly Recommended in the ‘EU Sanctions Law Firm of the Year’ category, which places Baker Botts in the top five firms in this area across the entire EU.
“We are delighted that we have been recognised by WorldECR. Our EU sanctions team has advised on some of the highest profile sanctions instructions in the world over the past 12 months,” said Brussels partner, Georg Berrish, .
Additionally, Brian Byrne in Brussels was listed as Highly Commended in the Young Practitioner category next to only four other lawyers.
“This recognition is testament to our depth of expertise and the excellent cooperation between our teams in London and Brussels," said London partner, Chris Caulfield.
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