Andersen Global Member Firms Recognized by Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500, ITR World Tax in 2021

Andersen in Italy and its professionals are among the firms included in the most important Legal Directories in the world for 2021

The member firms of Andersen Global received more than 60 firm recognitions and more than 55 individual distinctions from Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500 and International Tax Review (ITR) World Tax during 2021, further highlighting the organization’s commitment to providing clients with best-in-class tax and legal services globally and its professionals’ dedication to stewardship.

Among the firms included, also Andersen in Italy, in particular in the areas of General Corporate Tax, Transactional Tax and Transfer Pricing.

And among the professionals recognized for their expertise, the Italian partner Maricla Pennesi, tax coordinator for both Europe and Italy, certified public accountant with over 30 years of experience. Maricla is considered one of the most authoritative experts in international taxation in the national and international context and had already been included in previous editions of these important legal directories. Among the most prestigious recognitions, also the international Client Choice Award in the years 2014, 2016 and 2017 as the best Italian tax consultant in the Corporate tax area, as well as that of Legal Community in 2017 as “Professional of the year” for the taxation of extraordinary transactions.

In addition, Italian partner Stefano Rossi received the “Highly Regarded” award in Transfer Pricing from The International Tax Review.

Below are details on the awards Andersen Global received in these three important Legal Directories.

 

International Tax Review World Tax and Transfer Pricing

The International Tax Review (ITR) recognized the leading law firms, consultancies and advisory groups covering more than 100 jurisdictions on each continent. ITR honored 26 of Andersen Global’s member firms and nearly 16 professionals from Andersen Global’s member firms in the 2021 rankings.

Andersen in Italy

  • Band 3, Transactional Tax
  • Band 3, Transfer Pricing
  • Band 5, General Corporate Tax
  • Stefano Rossi – Highly Regarded, Transfer Pricing
  • Maricla Pennesi – EG Tax Leading Advisor, Women in Tax and Highly Regarded, Women in Tax

Andersen in Argentina

  • Band 2, Transfer Pricing

Jiménez Higuita Rodríguez & Asociados (Colombian member firm of Andersen Global)

  • Band 4, General Corporate Tax
  • Jairo Alberto Higuita Naranjo – Highly Regarded, General Corporate Tax
  • Julián Jiménez Mejia – Highly Regarded, General Corporate Tax
  • Andrés Alberto Pachón Luna – Highly Regarded, General Corporate Tax
  • Carlos Giovanni Rodríguez Vásquez – Highly Regarded, General Corporate Tax

Andersen in Greece

  • Band 2, General Corporate Tax
  • Band 2, Transfer Pricing

Andersen Tax in Hungary

  • Band 1, Tax
  • Band 2, Transfer Pricing
  • Karoly Radnai – Highly Regarded, Transactional Tax

Nangia Andersen India Pvt. Ltd. (Indian member firm of Andersen Global)

  • Band 3, General Corporate Tax
  • Band 3, Transfer Pricing
  • Band 4, Indirect Tax

Andersen Tax in Kuwait

  • Tax

SKATT (Mexican member firm of Andersen Global)

  • Band 2, General Corporate Tax
  • Band 2, Transfer Pricing

Andersen Tax in Nigeria

  • Band 1, Tax
  • Band 1, Transfer Pricing

Andersen in Poland

  • Other Notable, General Corporate Tax
  • Monika Poteraj – Highly Regarded, Indirect Tax and Highly Regarded, Women in Tax
  • Carla Malhao – Highly Regarded, Tax Controversy and Highly Regarded, Transactional Tax

Senica (Slovenian member firm of Andersen Global)

  • Band 3, Tax
  • Transfer Pricing

Andersen in Spain

  • Band 2, Tax Controversy
  • Band 2, Transactional Tax
  • Band 2, Transfer Pricing
  • Band 3, Indirect Tax
  • Band 4, General Corporate Tax
  • Maria Olleros – Highly Regarded, General Corporate Tax and Highly Regarded, Transactional Tax
  • Tomas Rivero Villamarin – Highly Regarded, Real Estate and Highly Regarded, Transactional Tax

Ligomarc Advocates (Ugandan member firm of Andersen Global)

  • Tax

Chambers & Partners

Chambers & Partners published its annual rankings of top-performing firms and professionals based on comprehensive research spanning over 200 jurisdictions and 91 countries. The publication recognized the Andersen Global member firms and their professionals with 17 member firm distinctions and 28 individual distinctions in 2021.

Andersen in Italy

Andersen Legal in Greece

Andersen in Hungary

  • Band 3, Employment (Chambers Europe)
  • Band 3, Projects and Energy (Chambers Europe)
  • Band 5, Corporate/M&A (Chambers Europe)
  • László András Kelemen – Band 4, Corporate/M&A (Chambers Global Individuals)  

MG Law Office (Georgian member firm of Andersen Global)

  • Archil Giorgadze – Band 4, General Business Law (Chambers Global)

Senica (Slovenian member firm of Andersen Global)

  • Band 2, Employment (Chambers Europe)
  • Ljuba Zupančič Čokert – Band 2, Employment (Chambers Europe Individuals)

Andersen in South Africa

  • Band 4, Environment (Chambers Global)
  • James Cross – Band 2, Environment (Chambers Global)
  • David Woodhouse – Band 3, Employment (Chambers Global)
  • Jackie Peart – Band 3, Tax (Chambers Global)

Andersen in Spain

  • Band 3, Private Wealth Law (HNW)
  • Band 3, Dispute Resolution (Chambers Global)
  • Band 3, Dispute Resolution (Chambers Europe)
  • Band 4, Employment (Chambers Europe)
  • Band 5, Corporate/M&A (Chambers Global)
  • Band 5, Corporate/M&A (Chambers Europe)
  • Band 6, Tax (Chambers Europe)
  • Iñigo Rodriguez-Sastre – Band 2, Dispute Resolution (Chambers Global Individuals) and Band 2, Dispute Resolution (Chambers Europe Individuals)
  • Arancha Bengoechea – Band 2, Environment (Chambers Europe Individuals), and Band 4, Public Law (Chambers Europe Individuals)
  • Javier Bustillo – Band 3, Private Equity: Venture Capital (Chambers Europe Individuals)
  • Ignacio Aparicio Ramos – Band 3, Cuba – General business law: international firms (Chambers Global Individuals), Band 3, Corporate/Commercial: International Firms (LatAm Individuals Cuba) and Corporate/M&A (Chambers Global Individuals; Foreign expert for Cuba)
  • Carlos Peña – Band 4, Planning (Chambers Europe Individuals)
  • Javier Mata – Band 4, Restructuring/Insolvency: insolvency (Chambers Europe Individual)
  • Elena Sevila – Dispute Resolution (Chambers Global Individuals; Up and Coming)
  • Álvaro Martín Talavera – Dispute Resolution: corporate crime (Chambers Europe Individuals; Associates to Watch)

Ligomarc Advocates (Ugandan member firm of Andersen Global)

  • Band 3, General Business Law (Chambers Global)
  • Kabiito Karamagi – Band 3, General Business Law (Chambers Global)
  • Joshua Ogwal – Band 4, General Business Law (Chambers Global)
  • Ruth Sebatindira – Band 4, General Business Law (Chambers Global)

Andersen in Uruguay

  • Band 3, Real Estate (Chambers Latin America)
  • Juan Federico Fischer – Band 3, Real Estate (Chambers Latin America)
  • Federico Formento – Corporate/M&A (Chambers Latin America, Up and Coming)

The Legal 500

The Legal 500 determines their rankings each year by independently researching each law firm’s performance and analyzing feedback from clients and peers in the industry. Andersen Global’s member firms and their respective legal professionals received nearly 35 total distinctions.

Andersen Legal in Greece

Kallay & Partners (Croatian member firm of Andersen Global)

  • Band 3, Dispute Resolution

MG Law Office (Georgian member firm of Andersen Global)

  • Band 1, Commercial, Corporate and M&A
  • Band 1, Dispute Resolution
  • Nicola Mariani – Commercial, Corporate and M&A and Dispute Resolution
  • Archil Giorgadze – Commercial, Corporate and M&A and Dispute Resolution
  • Ana Kochiaschvili – Commerical, Corporate and M&A

Andersen in Jordan

  • Band 2, Dispute Resolution
  • Band 3, Commercial, Corporate and M&A

Senica (Slovenian member firm of Andersen Global)

  • Band 2, Leading Firms

Andersen in Spain

  • Band 2, Industry Focus: Food
  • Band 4, Commercial, Corporate and M&A
  • Band 4, Dispute Resolution
  • Band 4, Employment
  • Band 4, Real Estate and Construction
  • Band 4, Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Band 4, Public Law – Tier 4
  • Band 5, Tax
  • Band 7, Banking and Finance
  • Ignacio Aparicio – Commercial, Corporate and M&A

 

Additionally, the organization’s member firms and their professionals in Ecuador, Mexico and Uruguay received recognitions from the 2022 Chambers Latin America rankings.