Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr has been ranked as the leading South African law firm in Capital Markets and Environmental Law in the latest Practical Law Firm (PLC) Which lawyer? rankings for 2010.
Altogether, 27 of the firm’s directors/partners have been endorsed as experts and leaders in their particular fields of law, and 15 practice areas have achieved recognition.
Highly ranked practice areas are: Banking and Finance; Competition/Antitrust; Corporate Real Estate; Corporate/M&A; Dispute Resolution; Labour and Employee Benefits; Media and Telecommunications; Outsourcing; Private Equity; Restructuring and Insolvency; and Tax. The Construction and Energy practices have also been recognised.
The firm was among the nominees for the PLC Which lawyer? 2010 Africa Awards. These awards are determined solely by in-house counsel votes.
The PLC law firm rankings are based on firm and lawyer track records, client feedback and peer reviews.