Recognition for BRS in Legal Industry’s Top Directories
Blumenthal Richter & Sumet has been ranked consistently throughout the years as a ‘Leading Firm’ by the legal industry’s leading directories, and has again been recognized in the latest editions of both Chambers & Partners and The Legal 500 for its outstanding work in the Asia-Pacific region.
Individual departments have been singled out for praise by both publications for successfully representing their clients’ interests and for the ongoing quality of their expertise.
In The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific 2015 edition, five of the firm’s departments are now recognized as being among the leaders in their respective fields. These are: Corporate and M&A (including Capital Markets) (Tier 5); Dispute Resolution (Tier 4); Real Estate & Construction (Tier 3); Tax (Tier 3); and Telecommunications, Media & Technology (“TMT”) (Tier 2).
In Chambers & Partners Asia-Pacific, Corporate/M&A, Real Estate, and TMT are all recognized as stand out departments in the region in Band 4, Band 3, and Band 2, respectively.
Mr. John P. Formichella, head of the firm’s TMT department, has been recognized again as a Top Ranked Band 1 ‘Leading Lawyer’ with Chambers & Partners, while Mr. Robert. H. Schuler, head of BRS’ Real Estate department, maintains his position in Band 3 after another busy year.
Successes for Mr. Andreas C. Richter and Mr. Sumet Mingmongkolmitr over the course of the last 12 months has seen both become ‘Recognized Practitioners’ in the 2015 edition of Chambers & Partners Asia-Pacific, for Corporate/M&A and Tax, respectively.
Mr. Formichella, Mr. Schuler, Mr. Richter, Mr. Mingmongkolmitr, and Mr. Suchart Meesomboonpoonsuk and are all ‘Recommended Lawyers’ in The Legal 500.
In terms of market perception, feedback on the firm for Corporate/M&A includes: “Their work quality is just great and their relationship with clients is outstanding,” while for TMT clients say: “They were easy to reach and delivered on the deadlines.”
BRS looks forward to another highly competitive year defending and promoting its clients’ interests.