Prolonged Tier 1 rankings
In the Tax category, we prolonged our Tier 1 ranking in Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands. The tax department of Loyens & Loeff is valued by clients for being 'responsive, flexible and creative' and a 'strong Benelux presence'. In the categories Mediation, Healthcare & Life sciences, Retail, Investment Funds and Real Estate our Dutch offices continued their Tier 1 ranking. The Belgium office held on to its Tier 1 ranking in the categories Food, Energy, Food & Beverage and Retail.
New Tier 1 rankings
Our Dutch offices went up to Tier 1 in two categories: Energy Regulatory and Food & Beverage. Our Luxembourg office went up to Tier 1 in three categories: Dispute Resolution, Investment Funds and Private Equity. Our Swiss office, which opened just a few years ago, is listed for the first time in Tier 3 in Commercial, Corporate and M&A. Our Belgium office entered as Tier 1 in the category Not-For-Profit.
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