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Internationally Ranked

Debevoise and its lawyers are ranked by Chambers Global (2022) for capital markets in Russia and the United States.


Ranked as a leading law firm for capital markets for debt, equity, global offerings and high-yield debt by The Legal 500 US (2021).

A very responsive and pragmatic team, with a deep knowledge of our business and processes.”

The Legal 500 US, 2020

Ranked as a leading law firm for capital markets by Chambers USA.

It is a very strong team, with tremendous knowledge and expertise.

Chambers USA, 2021

Top-notch … the depth of the firm is very solid.

Chambers USA, 2020

The team is very experienced and detail-oriented. They have the subject matter expertise necessary to be successful in this complicated area, but are also flexible and responsive.

Their service is excellent.

Chambers USA, 2019

[The firm's partners are] intellectual, thoughtful and strong across-the-board.

Chambers Global

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