Reed Smith was highlighted in two new practice areas, and 11 of its lawyers were newly classed as leaders in the field in rankings from Chambers Global 2020.

The firm was ranked in a total of 31 practice areas (two of which are new), and the recommendations also include 55 individual rankings, of which 12 are new to the firm. This reflects the firm’s strengthening position in Europe with the opening of a new office in Brussels.

The Chambers Global Guide ranks the top lawyers and law firms in over 200 jurisdictions across the world.

Two Reed Smith practices earned Band 1 rankings:

  • China – Shipping: Finance (International Firms)
  • UK – Insurance: Mainly Policyholders