Webber Wentzel has maintained its top spot in The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2021 directory, as the most highly ranked law firm in the South Africa category with 82 individual rankings. From Webber Wentzel:
- 19 partners are listed in the prestigious Leading Individuals category;
- 4 partners are listed in the Hall of Fame;
- 8 people were recognised as Next Generation Partners;
- 5 people were recognised as Rising Stars; and
- 46 additional people were recognised for their expertise.
The firm also obtained the highest number of top-tier rankings in South Africa, with 10 practice areas receiving Tier 1 rankings.
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