Friday, March 13, 2015
Chambers Global 2015 legal rankings released
Karel Frielink ranked Band 1 again
Today Karel Frielink received a message from Chambers and Partners: "I am pleased to inform you that you have been selected as a ranked lawyer in Chambers Global 2015 identifying you as one of the best lawyers in your jurisdiction."
The Chambers Guides have been ranking the best law firms and lawyers since 1990, and now cover 185 jurisdictions throughout the world. Chambers ranks lawyers and law firms on several factors and considerations, all of which are investigated by their large team of more than 140 researchers.
Individual lawyers are ranked (in their practice-area(s)) on the basis of their legal knowledge and experience, their ability, their effectiveness, and their client-service. Law firms and individual lawyers are ranked in bands from 1-6, with 1 being the best. The qualities on which rankings are assessed include technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities most valued by the client.
Karel Frielink (BZSE Attorneys at Law Curacao) is ranked Band 1 again. Chambers and Partners: "Karel Frielink: First ranked in Chambers Global 2010. He joined BZSE Attorneys at Law at the start of 2015, after leaving Spigt Dutch Caribbean. He is frequently involved in corporate governance issues and does a lot of work for financial institutions. Commentators suggest that he is "an authority on corporate law" and "one of the most active lawyers around."