26 May 2021
Herbert Smith Freehills' Alternative Legal Services Practice Ranked in Chambers' Alternative Legal Services Providers Guide 2021
Herbert Smith Freehills' industry-leading Alternative Legal Services (ALT) practice has been ranked in Chambers' ALSP Guide 2021 in the following categories: Band 1 in Litigation Services – Global Wide Band 2 in Contract Lifecycle Management – Global Wide
30 November 2020
‘Industry standard’ for use of arbitration platforms moves a step closer as pan-firm collaboration receives support
Plans to standardise the approach to online case management in international arbitration are a step closer to reality, after a draft protocol received positive feedback from an industry-wide consultation.
21 May 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills Partner Christian Leathley Named One of Latin America’s Top 100 Lawyers
Herbert Smith Freehills Partner Christian Leathley has been singled out as one of the top foreign lawyers in Latin America, according to Latinvex’s Latin America’s Top 100 Lawyers 2020 rankings.
12 May 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills closes second Sumitomo investment in offshore oil production vessels
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Japanese trading house Sumitomo Corporation on its second investment in a floating production storage and offloading vessel (FPSO) destined for the Marlim 2 field, offshore Brazil.
10 March 2020
Libor: will UK regulators follow bold move by US regulators
Responding to news that the Alternative Reference Rates Committee (ARRC) in the US has published a proposal for New York legislation to minimise legal uncertainty and adverse economic impacts associated with LIBOR transition, Rupert Lewis, head of banking litigation at Herbert Smith Freehills, says...
03 March 2020
HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS SECURES MAJOR VICTORY FOR KINGDOM OF SPAIN IN INVESTOR-STATE ARBITRATION
Herbert Smith Freehills has helped secure an important victory for the Kingdom of Spain in a long-running investor-state arbitration concerning regulatory changes made by Spain in 2010 to the Feed-in Tariff regulation governing the photovoltaic (“PV”) sector in Spain.
08 January 2020
HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS LATIN AMERICA TEAM ADVISES MANTOS COPPER ON MANTOS BLANCOS MINE EXPANSION
Herbert Smith Freehills' Latin America projects team has advised Mantos Copper S.A., a private Chilean copper producer, on the construction-related aspects of the Mantos Blancos plant expansion which is located in the Antofagasta region.