July 4, 2014 - Best lawyers International 2014-2015, the leading peer-review based directory of legal practitioners, ranked 17 Dentons partners as the "Best" in the Real estate law business across europe.
The Dentons real estate partners acknowledged in the guides were: Pawel Debowski, Piotr Szafarz and Maciej Ryniewicz (Poland), evan lazar, Stewart Middleman and Jiri Strzinek (Czech Republic), Judit Kovari and Marcell Clark (Hungary), Dirk-Reiner Voss and Christoph Binge (Germany), Glenn Kolleeny, Roman Kozlov, Anna McDonald and Florian Schneider (Moscow, Russia), Karina Chichkanova, Artem Zhavoronkov (St. Petersburg, Russia) and Myron Rabij (Ukraine).
Evan lazar, Co-Chair of Dentons' Global Real estate Group, stated that "these rankings demonstrate the remarkable depth of our real estate team across europe. In addition to the 17 Partners recognized by their peers as the 'best in the business,' six of our real estate counsel achieved this recognition as well."
Pawel Debowski, Chairman of Dentons' european Real estate Group, added that "the size of our team and number of our top ranked lawyers is a reflection of our tremendous institutional client base and the growth of the european real estate market, particularly in Cee, where we expect transaction volumes to reach new post-crisis peaks this year."
The Global Real estate Group at Dentons, with nearly 600 professionals, is one of the largest dedicated global real estate teams among the world's leading international law firms and is a market leader in Canada, the US, continental and emerging europe, the Middle east, Asia and Africa. Dentons Global Real estate team offers specific, industry sector advice in Real estate Development and Construction, Real estate Finance, and Real estate Investment.
Dentons is a global law firm driven to provide clients a competitive edge in an increasingly complex and interconnected world. A top 20 firm on the Acritas 2013 Global elite Brand Index, Dentons is committed to challenging the status quo in delivering consistent and uncompromising quality in new and inventive ways. Dentons was formed by the combination of international law firm Salans llP, Canadian law firm Fraser Milner Casgrain llP (FMC) and international law firm SNR Denton. Dentons' clients now benefit from approximately 2,600 lawyers and professionals in more than 75 locations spanning 50-plus countries across Africa, Asia Pacific, Canada, Central Asia, europe, the Middle east, Russia and the CIS, the UK and the US. The firm serves the local, regional and global needs of a broad spectrum of clients, including private and public corporations; governments and government agencies; small businesses and startups; entrepreneurs; and individuals.
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