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Vinson & Elkins Ranked in Band 1 in Seven Categories by Chambers Global 2024

Chambers Global 2024 ranked Vinson & Elkins in 27 practice areas, including Band 1 rankings in seven categories.

The firm received 50 individual lawyer rankings, with some lawyers ranked in more than one category.

Vinson & Elkins’ Band 1 Chambers Global rankings include:

  • Projects & Energy: Oil & Gas (Global: Multi-Jurisdictional)
  • Energy Sector (International and Cross-Border) (USA)
  • Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation) (USA)
  • Energy: Oil & Gas (Transactional) (USA)
  • Projects: Oil & Gas (USA)
  • Projects: Power & Renewables: Transactional (USA)
  • Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation) (USA)


Vinson & Elkins also received recognition in:

  • Antitrust: Cartel (USA)
  • Bankruptcy/Restructuring: The Elite (USA)
  • Capital Markets: Equity: Manager Counsel (USA)
  • Capital Markets: Equity: Issuer Counsel (USA)
  • Capital Markets: High-Yield Products (USA)
  • Energy: Electricity (Transactional) (USA)
  • Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation)
  • International Arbitration: The Elite (USA)
  • Private Equity: Buyouts: High-end Capability (USA)
  • Projects: LNG (USA)
  • Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy (USA)
  • SPACs (USA)
  • Tax: Corporate & Finance (USA)
  • Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas (UK)
  • Energy Sector (International & Cross-Border) (UK)
  • International Arbitration: Commercial Arbitration (UK)
  • Projects (UK)
  • Arbitration (International) (Latin America – international counsel)
  • General Business Law Foreign Expertise based abroad in UAE (Iraq)
  • Corporate/M&A – Foreign Expert for Iraq (United Arab Emirates)
  • General Business Law (Uzbekistan)


In addition to the firm’s practice area rankings, 40 lawyers were recognized by Chambers Global in their respective fields:

Nadine Amr

David Berkery

Doug Bland

Camilo Cardozo

Suzanne Clevenger

Lauren Collins

John Decker

Palmina Fava

Keith Fullenweider

John Grand

Nabeel Ikram

Jeffrey Jakubiak

Michael Joyce

Dave Johnson

Mark Kelly

Nabil Khodadad

Shay Kuperman

Ramey Layne

Brenda Lenahan

James Loftis

Bryan Loocke

Damien Lyster

Peter Marshall

Doug McWilliams

David Meyer

Sean Moran

Sarah Morgan

Alex Msimang

Eamon Nolan

Dave Oelman

Danielle Patterson

Aaron Prince

Kaam Sahely

Jose Sanchez

Craig Seebald

Jay Seegers

David Stone

Mike Telle

Monique Watson

Alistair Wishart

About Vinson & Elkins
For more than a century, Vinson & Elkins has provided outstanding client service across important industries that drive the global economy. Built on a strong culture of collaboration across 11 offices worldwide, V&E lawyers are committed to excellence, offering clients decades of legal experience in handling transactions, investments, projects and disputes across the globe. Learn more by visiting or connect with us on LinkedIn.

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