News 17 Jun. 2022

Curtis Secures 5 Practice Area and 23 Attorney Rankings in Legal 500 USA 2022

Curtis was named one of the foremost law firms operating in the United States in Legal 500's latest USA guide for 2022, and was identified as a leader in International Arbitration, International Trade, Corporate/M&A, Investment Management, and Tax (International and Non-Contentious). In addition to the 6 practice area rankings, 18 Curtis lawyers were cited as recommended lawyers in their fields, while 3 were cited as leading lawyers. Furthermore, in the International Arbitration category, George Kahale was featured in the publication's Hall of Fame, while Simon Batifort was recognized as a Next Generation Partner.

The latest USA guide features exceptional new quotes from clients, who praise the firm for its international capabilities and the quality of its work. A source added “The CMP team are well regarded experts in the field of investor-state arbitration, and have distinguished themselves with their ability to provide incisive and clear input on international law issues and practice, and their quick response times.” Another client added “I view them as a true business partner, supporting the establishment and growth of my division.”

The following lawyers were recognized in the 2022 edition.

International Arbitration Practice

George Kahale – Hall of Fame
Claudia Frutos-Peterson – Leading Lawyer
Simon Batifort – Next Generation Partner
Hermann Ferre – Recommended Lawyer
Arianna Sanchez – Recommended Lawyer
Justin Jacinto – Recommended Lawyer
Andrew Larkin – Recommended Lawyer

International Trade Practice

Daniel Porter – Recommended Lawyer
Matthew McCullough – Leading Lawyer
James Durling – Recommended Lawyer
Christopher Dunn – Recommended Lawyer

Corporate/M&A Practice

Lawrence Goodman – Leading Lawyer
Valarie Hing – Recommended Lawyer
Douglas Glazer – Recommended Lawyer
Andrew Seiden – Recommended Lawyer

Investment Management Practice

Carl Ruggiero – Recommended Lawyer
Randy DeSmyter – Recommended Lawyer
Shaun Reader – Recommended Lawyer

Tax Practice


Klas Holm – Recommended Lawyer
Olga Beloded – Recommended Lawyer


Klas Holm – Recommended Lawyer
Olga Beloded – Recommended Lawyer
Beth Kerwin – Recommended Lawyer