Calfee, Halter & Griswold’s Estate and Succession Planning and Administration group has been ranked as a Leading Law Firm in Ohio (Band 2) in Private Wealth Law by the Chambers High Net Worth 2022 Guide.
Law firms and individual lawyers are ranked in bands from 1 (highest) to 6, and being ranked in any band is considered a significant achievement in the global legal community. The "Up and Coming" designation recognizes attorneys who are driving their firm's growth.
The following Calfee attorneys were ranked individually as Leading Lawyers in Private Wealth Law by Chambers HNW 2022:
- Joseph M. Mentrek, Partner and Practice Group Chair (Band 1)
- Amy K. Friedmann, Senior Counsel (Band 3)
- Jean M. Hillman, Senior Counsel (Band 3)
- Jaclyn M. Vary, Partner (Up and Coming)
The Chambers HNW Guide, from Chambers & Partners, covers private wealth management work and related specialties in key jurisdictions globally. Select attorneys and practice areas are included based on interviews from hundreds of lawyers, family offices, accountancy professionals, tax advisers, bankers, investment managers and high-end real estate agents with a comprehensive understanding of the private wealth sector. With more than 200 researchers, Chambers has been conducting independent research into top law firms worldwide for nearly 30 years and is considered the preeminent ranking organization in the legal industry globally.
Calfee's Estate and Succession Planning and Administration attorneys assist clients in developing and implementing comprehensive estate plans that carefully balance personal goals with tax and administrative concerns. Clients also are provided comprehensive probate and trust administration, litigation services and asset protection planning counsel.
Earlier this year, Calfee was recognized as a 2022 Leading Law Firm in Ohio by Chambers USA. Chambers recognized 11 Calfee practice areas and 32 Calfee attorneys in its Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business Guide 2022.
About Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP
Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP is a full-service corporate law firm with 160 attorneys and professionals and six offices in Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati, Indianapolis, New York, and Washington, D.C. Calfee serves clients in the Midwest, nationally and globally in the areas of Business Restructuring and Insolvency, Corporate and Finance, Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation, Energy and Utilities, Estate and Succession Planning and Administration, Government Relations and Legislation, Intellectual Property, Labor and Employment, Litigation, and Real Estate Law. Calfee has been recognized as a leading law firm by the Chambers USA 2022 Legal Guide in Antitrust, Banking & Finance, Corporate/M&A, Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation, Insurance: Policyholder, Intellectual Property, Labor & Employment, Litigation: General Commercial, Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations, Natural Resources & Environment, and Real Estate Law and by Chambers 2022 High Net Worth Guide in Private Wealth Law. A founding member of Lex Mundi, Calfee offers international representation through a network of independent law firms with access to 22,000 attorneys located in more than 125 countries. Additional information is available at Calfee.com
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