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Our Awards

We are proud of the recognitions our firm and lawyers have received.

Hausfeld ranks among the world’s leading claimants’ litigation law firms, renowned for its ability to prosecute and resolve complex disputes on behalf of businesses and individuals in the areas of antitrust/competition, financial services, sports and entertainment, environmental, mass torts, consumer protection, and human rights, often with an international dimension, recovering billions of dollars for the parties it has represented. Few, if any, law firms worldwide have litigated more collective or individual damages actions on behalf of companies and individuals injured by anticompetitive conduct than Hausfeld. The firm has litigated cases involving price-fixing, price manipulation, monopolization, tying, and bundling, through individual, collected, and class representation and has experience across a wide variety of industries, including automotive, banking, chemicals, construction, manufacturing, energy, financial services, food and beverage, health care, mining & metals, pharmaceuticals and life sciences, retail, sports and entertainment, technology, and transportation. Hausfeld’s record of success is frequently noted in legal media spanning the Legal 500, Lexology, Lawdragon, Financial Times, Chambers & Partners, American Lawyer, Benchmark Plaintiff, National Law Journal, Law360, Diversity Journal, Global Competition Review, and MLex, among others.

Notably, Hausfeld is the only claimants’ firm to be ranked by both the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners as a top-tier firm in private enforcement of antitrust/competition law in both the United States and the United Kingdom for the past several years. And Hausfeld was named a “Leading Firm” in Germany by The Legal 500 Deutschland.

November 20, 2020

Chambers & Partners

The latest edition of Chambers UK continues to recognise Hausfeld’s as the undisputed claimant litigators for competition law, leading the rankings as the only firm in Band 1 for ‘Competition Law: Private Enforcement: Claimant Department’ while cementing its position for ‘Banking Litigation: Mainly Claimant’.

October 7, 2020

The Legal 500

The Legal 500 UK recognises Hausfeld as a leading law firm for dispute resolution. Ranking in all core practice areas: competition, commercial and banking litigation as well as civil liberties and human rights. Members of the ‘excellent team’ are recognised as ‘effective litigators’, ‘trailblazers’ and ‘at the top of their game’. 

June 16, 2020

The Legal 500

For the 11th year in a row, The Legal 500 United States has ranked Hausfeld as a Tier 1 firm in its Antitrust - Civil Litigation/Class Actions: Plaintiff category.

January 31, 2020

The Legal 500

The new edition of The Legal 500 Germany ranked Hausfeld in the top tier for competition litigation and continues to rank it in Tier 5 for competition law.

October 16, 2019

Who’s Who Legal

At the 2019 WWL Awards ceremony, held in London on 16 May, Hausfeld was awarded the Competition Plaintiffs Firm of the Year Award. This follows from last year’s award as Global Firm of the Year in the same category. 

October 15, 2019

Chambers & Partners

In its 2020 edition, leading legal directory, Chambers UK continues to identify Hausfeld’s undisputed reputation as claimant litigators in both competition law and banking disputes.