IFLR1000, a publication focusing on the leading law firms for the corporate and finance practice worldwide, has released its 2017 rankings. COBALT’s Baltic expertise has again been highly recommended in the IFLR1000’s guide to Finance and Corporate, confirming COBALT’s steady performance and strong position as one of the leading law firms in the region.
COBALT Estonia office is recognized as Tier 1 office. Clients praised Estonian team: ‘I have worked with COBALT on an ongoing cross-border matter. The lawyers are able to produce a work product of a high international standard, as well as commercially sensible practical advice when structuring a transaction. They clearly have a strong team of already-experienced transactional lawyers who come in handy on cross-border transactional work’.
In line with the results of the previous 12 years, COBALT Latvia office is listed as Tier 1 firm in Latvia. IFLR1000 praises the firm’s experience and performance: ‘One of the strongest in the region and widely recognised for its quality in all areas of the market’.
COBALT Lithuania office is also highly ranked and particularly praised for its proficiency. According to an IFLR1000's source at an investment firm: ‘We have worked with COBALT for a long time. When needed, they can get inventive’.
Furthermore, a total of 14 partners, two specialist counsels and one managing associate from various COBALT offices are recognized as leading lawyers by the publication.
In April 2016 COBALT was recognized for its work in the field of finance and corporate as the winner of IFLR’s Baltic Law Firm of the Year award.