Lewis Rice and its Attorneys Ranked in Chambers High Net Worth GuideJuly 20, 2022
Lewis Rice and four of its members have been ranked in the 2022 Chambers High Net Worth Guide. The guide features the leading lawyers and law firms for international private wealth who understand the complex needs of high-net-worth individuals and provide specialist advice and legal services.
To determine rankings, hundreds of researchers from the Chambers High Net Worth team evaluate more than 55 countries around the world, including every major private wealth market across six continents. From September to March, they review submissions and conduct in-depth interviews with clients, peers and independent market sources, analyzing factors such as technical legal ability, client service, depth of team, commercial vision and business understanding, diligence, and value for money.
As a firm, market commentators described Lewis Rice as a “top private client practice,” and said, “their people are very good.” The guide notes that the firm is well regarded and advises high net worth individuals on a broad range of contentious and non-contentious issues such as probate, estate planning and taxation.
Lewis Rice attorneys who ranked in Chambers High Net Worth Guide include:
- Jaime R. Mendez, Private Wealth Law – Missouri
- Marian V. Mehan, Private Wealth Law – Missouri
- Michael D. Mulligan, Private Wealth Law – Missouri
- Robert J. Will, Private Wealth Disputes – Missouri
“This specialized group of attorneys uses their experience and extensive knowledge to provide invaluable counsel on a variety of matters important to high-net-worth clients, from estate planning and probate to trust, estate, and real estate disputes,” said Richard B. Walsh, Jr., chairman of Lewis Rice. “They play an integral role in ensuring Lewis Rice remains at the forefront of private wealth law.”
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