Foster Garvey announces that Investment Management Principals Rafael Stone and Bob Perez are featured in the prestigious Chambers Global 2023, a rankings guide known for its rigorous research and analysis of the legal industry worldwide.
Co-chairs of the firm’s Investment Management practice group and based in its Seattle office, the lawyers were recognized in the Investment Funds: Investor Representation - USA category by Chambers Global. Their individual band rankings are:
- Rafael Stone, Investment Funds: Investor Representation - USA, Band 2
- Bob Perez, Investment Funds: Investor Representation - USA, Band 3
“Rafael’s and Bob’s recognition in Chamber’s Global Guide is a testament to their experience and talent,” said Foster Garvey Co-Chair Diana Shukis. “Their inclusion in the guide not only honors their extraordinary work but also reflects the positive feedback and support from clients and colleagues who endorsed their quality counsel to the Chambers researchers.”
Stone, a Co-Chair of the firm, was commended for his extensive work assisting public pension plans in their investment matters and his broad practice that spans the full range of private equity funds, including those formed to invest in infrastructure and real estate.
The guide extolled Perez for his technical skills and vast experience in advising pension plans on private investment transactions involving various categories of fund, including funds of one.
Clients of Stone and Perez appreciate their commitment to diversity and inclusion initiatives, commercial awareness, service levels and responsiveness and their ability to handle complex and sophisticated matters.
The Chambers Global Guide is a trusted resource for consumers of legal services, ranking the top lawyers and law firms in more than 200 jurisdictions across the world. Chambers and Partners, the legal research organization that compiles the annual guide, received nearly 2,600 submissions and conducted more than 8,100 reference calls for its 2023 rankings. The guide serves as a reliable recommendation to help readers make informed decisions when purchasing legal services. For more information, visit www.chambersandpartners.com.
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