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Chambers Europe 2024 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 Nicole Willms (Band 3, last year 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, supply chain due diligence, anti-money laundering and health and safety compliance.

“The lawyers are extremely knowledgeable and professional.”

“The team provides excellent solution- and practice-oriented advice.”

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.

“Andreas Pohlmann is without a doubt the prime contact person in Europe when it comes to US monitorships.”

“Andreas Pohlmann is the strongest and most experienced adviser for compliance-related matters in Europe.”

Nicole Willms rises in the rankings following excellent client feedback 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 think very highly of Nicole Willms, who is a great resource for us: She is very smart, responsive, knowledgeable of key issues in the EU and very up to date.”

“Nicole Willms shines with broad experience and a pragmatic, solution-oriented approach to help corporates navigate challenging regulatory environments.”

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