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Chambers Europe 2023 Compliance Ranking

In the current ranking by Chambers and Partners, Pohlmann & Company was again listed in the legal field of Compliance (Band 4). Our partners Dr. Andreas Pohlmann (Band 1) and, for the first time, Nicole Willms (Band 4) are being particularly recommended.

From the review:

Pohlmann & Company is a compliance and corporate governance boutique known for its US monitorship work. The team’s expertise covers compliance risk analyses, setting up global compliance management systems and internal investigations. Support with compliance audits and whistle-blower cases further complements the law firm’s offering. It focuses on areas such as environmental regulatory, anti-money laundering and health and safety compliance.

“They are great to work with, very knowledgeable and professional, all the things you want at a high level.”

Andreas Pohlmann enjoys an excellent reputation as a leading specialist for compliance matters in Germany and beyond. He has extensive experience advising companies on corporate governance, compliance management systems and internal investigations. He additionally stands out for his experience in US DOJ and SEC monitorships, having himself acted as independent compliance monitor for these US institutions.

“His background is exceptionally good, he has great presence with clients and he really does a fantastic job as an advocate.”

Nicole Willms enters the rankings following an increased market presence and activity on significant compliance mandates. She is particularly known for her work on US DOJ/SEC monitorships and further possesses expertise in the set-up and restructuring of compliance structures as well as internal investigations and corporate governance.

“I find Nicole smart, responsive, thoughtful and a good communicator.”

We are extremely proud of this ranking and would like to thank our colleagues and clients for their recognition.