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GAR30 Rosette v2

Ranked in the top 30 firms worldwide by Global Arbitration Review.

Chambers Global 2022

Ranked a market-leading International Arbitration practice by Chambers Global Global-wide.


  • The American Lawyer: Arbitration Scorecard (2015)

    Ranked #1 globally as the top law firm in the world for international arbitration in the Arbitration Scorecard.*
    * based on the number of high-value arbitrations handled by the firm.
  • Global Arbitration Review 2022

    Recognized as one of the top 30 firms world wide by Global Arbitration Review since 2012.
  • American Lawyer: Diversity Scorecard 2021

    Curtis has featured one of the top firms for diversity of the largest 200 firms since 2012.
  • Chambers & Partners

    Ranked as a market-leading International Arbitration practice by Chambers Global Global-wide; regionally within the USA-wide, Latin America-wide, and Africa-wide categories; as well as in France, Italy, Mexico, Oman, and Kazakhstan country-specific categories.
  • One of the top law firms for representing States as respondents in ICSID cases.*
    *based on registered cases on the ICSID website
  • World Trademark Review 1000 (2021)

Ranked among the top firms in New York for Trademark Enforcement and Litigation, Curtis is "Appreciated for its lightning-fast reactions in adapting to client needs, responding to emerging brand-related problems and adjusting approaches as matters evolve."

  • Law 360 – Global 20 (2015)

Ranked among the top 20 international law firms considered to have “the biggest global presence and handled the largest, most significant and groundbreaking international and cross-border matters over the past year.”

Us leading firm 2021

Legal 500 International Arbitration (USA, EMEA, Latin-America, Asia-Pacific)

Ranked among the top International Arbitration practices in the world. Quoted as 'a sophisticated arbitration practice', which routinely represents sovereign states in high-stakes disputes. Leveraging 'an excellent ability to cut through challenges and make a case clearly and concisely' (2019)

Ranked in International Arbitration for: USA, Latin America, Italy, France, Mexico, Oman, Kazakhstan and UAE.

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Curtis Italy wins Arbitration Firm of the Year at the Italian LegalCommunity Litigation Awards 2021

Curtis Italy's arbitration team has been recognized as Arbitration Firm of the Year at the prestigious Legalcommunity Litigation Awards 2021 in Milan, Italy.

It is the second win for the Italian disputes team, and follows the Young Arbitration Team of the Year Awards at last year's Legalcommunity 40 under 40 Awards 2020.

The citation stated: “The Firm is a leader in international arbitration. The team is praised for its ability to perfectly understand and deal with the most delicate issues, without ever losing sight of the needs of its clients: states and governments. "

The awards ceremony and gala event in Milan was attended by the Italy disputes team, Tullio Treves (consultant), partners Milo Molfa and Irene Petrelli, praticante Clarissa Manfrè, counsel Renato Treves, and partner Edoardo Zucchelli.

Latin Lawyer 250 2020 Rosette

Latin Lawyer 250

Curtis was recognized as a Recommended Firm by Latin Lawyer 250 in its 22nd edition in 2020.


  • Corporate Turnaround Deal of 2019 (Large Segments)

Restructuring and Recapitalization of American Tire Distributors. Curtis represented Pirelli North America, Inc.

  • Cross Border Special Situation M&A Deal of the Year 2018 (Large Mid Markets)

Macquarie Capital and Techint Engineering’s acquisition and financing of Norte III project from Abengoa. Curtis represented Bancomext.