WH Partners are pleased to announce that, following an independent review by Chambers & Partners, two of their partners, Dr Olga Finkel and Dr James Scicluna, have been ranked amongst the World’s Top 50 Gaming and Gambling lawyers.

After having been consistently ranked in this category since 2011, Chambers & Partners has just released its 2013 ranking placing Olga Finkel amongst the top tier, that is, amongst the top 24 gaming and gambling lawyers in the world.

Chambers & Partners said that “Dr Olga Finkel is widely recognised as one of the standout gaming lawyers in Malta, which is a key jurisdiction for gaming. In addition to her considerable presence there, she also has strong connections in Eastern Europe.”

Dr James Scicluna is a new entry to the top 50 in the gaming & gambling category having returned to private practice in 2012 following four years during which he acted as General Counsel and Chief of Regulatory and Corporate affairs for a leading European online gaming operator.

James Scicluna was described by Chambers & Partners as being “highly valued by clients for his business-minded approach and commercial expertise.”

About Chambers & Partners:

Chambers & Partners have been researching the legal markets of over 180 countries since 1999.  They identify the leading lawyers and law firms worldwide through interviews with thousands of lawyers and their clients. Chambers & Partners’ reputation is based on the independence and objectivity of their research. For further information on how Chambers & Partners assess and rank lawyers click here.

For further information contact:

Ms Monique Dingli; Tel: 20925100; Email: monique.dingli@whpartners.eu