Ranking the best law firms and lawyers since 1990, International Publisher Chambers & Partners published its global ranking of law firms for 2018. Once again HBN Law has been ranked with the Band 2 status.
Chambers & Partners writes: “A well-established firm, HBN Law maintains its strong standing in the Dutch Caribbean, with expertise in banking and finance and real estate, as well as a notable strength in dispute resolution. Clients rate the team as “outstanding” and appreciate that “they are very knowledgeable and easy to approach.”
In addition, Eric de Vries and Chris de Bres both received individual praise. Managing partner Eric de Vries is described as someone who continues to distinguish himself in the dispute resolution space, particularly in relation to matters in the telecommunications and energy industries. Peers acknowledge him as “an important player in the market,” while clients appreciate his depth of insight and “to-the-point” style, commenting: “You go to Eric if you have a big problem. If you want a clear path to your goal, Eric is your man.”
On Chris de Bres, the review states that he is held in high esteem for his dispute resolution practice, where he has experience acting for clients in the telecoms and energy sectors. Peers value the quality of his input, with one enthusing: “He’s good to work with – it was definitely a good experience.” Other sources cite him as “a smart lawyer.”
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