November 2017 – Yasmine Lahlou was named number 1 on the Who’s Who Legal 2018: Future Leaders – Arbitration list for the Americas. Based on feedback from international general counsel and attorneys, the publication highlighted her “exceptional ability to read a situation and understand her client’s needs” and described her as “intelligent, skilled and client-friendly.” Yasmine was also ranked on the inaugural list last year.
Chaffetz Lindsey partners David Lindsey, Peter Chaffetz, James Hosking and Aníbal Sabater were again named to the Who’s Who Legal 2018: Arbitration survey, which features 764 of the world’s leading arbitration practitioners from over 400 firms across 88 jurisdictions:
- James Hosking is “absolutely outstanding” when it comes to international arbitration matters, where he boasts vast experience under a wide array of rules including ICSID, LCIA and UNCITRAL.
- Aníbal Martín Sabater “produces high quality work and provides excellent client service” according to sources. He is a firm favourite among many clients who praise his “great adaptability” and “attention to detail”.
- Founding partner David Lindsey draws widespread praise for his exceptional disputes practice, which encompasses international arbitration across a range of arbitral institutions including LCIA and ICC.
- Peter Chaffetz possesses over 30 years of experience in the field of arbitration and is widely recognised among peers and clients alike as a disputes specialist.
Who’s Who Legal surveys and analyzes the opinions of general counsel and law firm lawyers from around the world to put together a list of practitioners who are considered experts in their practice area. The “Future Leaders” list was created to recognize partners and non-partners aged 45 or under who are seen as the future leading figures of the international arbitration community. Who’s Who Legal is a sister publication of the Global Arbitration Review.