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Chambers Latin America: Latin America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2015): Ranked in the category of International Arbitration ("Clients say Paolo Di Rosa's style is ‘very clear and structured,’ and appreciate his ability to ‘get down to the relevant points, know what your needs are, and address them.’ He is recognised for his work in state representation across Chile, Argentina, Venezuela and Colombia.")

The Legal 500 Latin America (2014): Named a “Leading Lawyer” in the category of International Arbitration ("Paolo Di Rosa heads Arnold & Porter LLP’s outstanding international arbitration team out of Washington DC and is recognised as one of the leading experts in the Latin American market.”)

The Legal 500 US (2014): Ranked as a “leading lawyer” among international arbitration practitioners in the US 

Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2014): Ranked for International Arbitration

Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business (2014):Ranked in the category of International Arbitration: Latin America-wide (“Bilingual Paolo Di Rosa leads the practice and remains actively involved in many of the firm's major cases. Of particular note was his lead role advising the Republic of Chile on a long-running ICSID claim arising out of the confiscation of the El Clarín newspaper in 1975.”)

The Legal 500 US (2013): Ranked as a “leading lawyer” among international arbitration practitioners in the US 

Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business (2014): Ranked in the category of International Arbitration: USA (“Paolo Di Rosa heads the firm's international arbitration group, and is highly regarded for his extensive experience in dealing with disputes relating to Latin America. Clients praise his cross-examination capabilities. His recent work includes obtaining a USD202 million award for EDF International, Saur International and León Participaciones in an ICSID arbitration brought against Argentina.”)

Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business (2014): Ranked in the category of Public International Law: Global-wide (“Paolo Di Rosa leads the firm's international arbitration practice and has been very active representing sovereign states in investment treaty disputes, with a particular focus on Latin America.”)

Chambers Latin America: Latin America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2014): Ranked in the category of International Arbitration ("Bilingual Paolo Di Rosa leads the practice and remains actively involved in many of the firm's major cases. Of particular note was his lead role advising the Republic of Chile on a long-running ICSID claim arising out of the confiscation of the El Clarín newspaper in 1975.")

Washington, DC Super Lawyers (2014): Listed as a "Super Lawyer" for International Law

The Legal 500 Latin America (2013): Ranked in the category of International Arbitration ("Paolo Di Rosa has developed what is 'undoubtedly one of the leading state-side international arbitration practices'. Di Rosa is 'a real Latin American specialist' with 'the experience and intelligence to deliver'.")

The Best Lawyers in America (2013-2015): Listed for International Arbitration

Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2013): Ranked for International Arbitration

Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business (2013): Ranked as a "leading lawyer" for International Arbitration Latin America-wide ("He wins plaudits among peers for his 'extremely thoughtful and creative' approach to arbitration matters. Clients are equally impressed, with one noting: 'He's one of the few truly bicultural lawyers around.'")

Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business (2013): Ranked as a "leading lawyer" for International Arbitration USA ("Practice leader Paolo Di Rosa is praised for his wealth of experience, particularly in investor-state arbitration. His highly respected practice can draw on both his time working in the US Department of State and his expertise in Latin America-related disputes. Highlights from the past year include leading representation of EDF in separate USD1.4 billion and USD260 million arbitrations against Argentina.")

Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business (2013): Ranked as a "leading lawyer" for Public International Law Global-wide (Di Rosa "joins the rankings this year following widespread recognition of his international contributions in this field.")

Chambers Latin America: Latin America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2013): Ranked as a "Leading Individual" for International Arbitration ("Paolo Di Rosa leads this practice. He wins plaudits among peers for his "extremely thoughtful and creative" approach to arbitration matters. Clients are equally impressed, with one noting: "He's one of the few truly bicultural lawyers around.")

Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Experts in Commercial Arbitration (2013): Included as an "Expert in Commercial Arbitration"

Washington, DC Super Lawyers (2013): Listed as a "Super Lawyer" for International Law

Washingtonian Magazine (2013): Listed among "Washington's Best Lawyers" in International Trade and Arbitration

The Legal 500 Latin America (2012): Profiled for International Arbitration ("A 'team leader with a remarkable capacity to identify the salient issues …'")

The Legal 500 US (2012): Ranked as a “leading lawyer” among international arbitration practitioners in the US 

Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business (2012): Ranked as a "leading lawyer"for International Arbitration Latin America-wide ("He is particularly singled out for his skill in handling sophisticated ICSID matters")

Chambers Latin America: Latin America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2012) Ranked as a "leading individual" worldwide in Latin America-related arbitration ("Practice group head Paolo Di Rosa is considered a seasoned hand in Latin American affairs. Clients appreciate his 'shrewd analysis, profound abilities of persuasion and incredible capacity to react to surprises in tribunals.") 

Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2012):  Ranked as a "leading lawyer" for International Arbitration (“Practice leader Paolo Di Rosa is praised for his wealth of experience, particularly in investor-state arbitration. His highly respected practice can draw on both his time working in the Department of State and on his expertise in Latin America-related disputes”)

PLC Which lawyer? (2012): Identified as a “leading practitioner” in International Arbitration

Latin Lawyer 250 (2012): Profiled for international arbitration ("[A] leading figure in the field …”)

The International Who's Who of Commercial Arbitration (2012)

Washingtonian (2011): Listed among Washington D.C.'s "Best Lawyers" and "Best Legal Minds"

Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Experts in Commercial Arbitration (2011): Included as an "Expert in Commercial Arbitration"

Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business (2011): Ranked as a "leading individual" in International Arbitration, Latin America-wide ("Paolo Di Rosa heads the firm's international arbitration team and is a highly regarded expert in Latin American matters. Clients praise his 'excellent knowledge and leadership skills, along with his exceptional client service'.")

The Legal 500 United States (2011) Ranked as a “leading lawyer” among international arbitration practitioners in the U.S. 

Chambers Latin America: Latin America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2011) Ranked as a "leading individual" in International Arbitration, Latin America-wide ("Paolo Di Rosa heads the firm's international arbitration team and is a highly regarded expert in Latin American matters. Clients praise his 'excellent knowledge and leadership skills, along with his exceptional client service'.")

Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2011): Ranked as a "leading lawyer"for International Arbitration ("Paolo Di Rosa leads the practice and is renowned for his success in arbitrations arising in Latin America.")

The International Who's Who of Commercial Arbitration (2011)

Who's Who Legal 70 (2011): “International head of arbitration, Paolo Di Rosa is ‘excellent’, has extensive experience in Latin America and is listed in our commercial arbitration findings …”

Washington, DC Super Lawyers (2011): Listed as a "Super Lawyer" for International Law

Latin Lawyer 250 (2011): Profiled for international arbitration

Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business (2010): Ranked for International Arbitration Latin America-wide ("He is widely recognized as a multi-talented practitioner whose main strength lies in BITs and other investment-related disputes.")

Chambers Latin America (2010): Ranked as a "leading individual" in International Arbitration, Latin America-wide ("As head of Arnold & Porter's international arbitration practice, Paolo Di Rosa is a key figure at the firm. He is widely recognized as a multi-talented practitioner...")

Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2010) Ranked as a "leading individual" in International Arbitration ("He attracts considerable praise from clients for his "excellent knowledge, leadership and client services'.")

Global Arbitration Review 100 (2010 Edition): Identified as a "Name to Know"

Latin Lawyer 250 (2010): "Paolo Di Rosa is very prominent in the [sovereign arbitration] work"

The International Who's Who of Commercial Arbitration (2010)

The Legal 500 US (2010): Ranked as a "Leading Lawyer" for International Arbitration; ("Practice head Paolo Di Rosa has concentrated much of the group's effort on Latin America with considerable success. Its wins in investor-state arbitrations have attracted several Latin American government clients.")

Chambers Global (2009): The World's Leading Lawyers for Business: Ranked as a "leading lawyer" in International Arbitration, Latin America-wide.

Chambers Latin America: Latin America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2009): Ranked as a "Leading Individual" in International Arbitration: Latin America-wide.

Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2009): Ranked for International Arbitration ("Practice head Paolo Di Rosa impresses sources with his excellent reputation for Latin American work and Spanish language skills.")

Latin Lawyer 250 (2009): Identified as a "recognized arbitration specialist..."

Euromoney Guide to the World's Leading Experts (2009): Listed as an Expert in Commercial Arbitration

Global Arbitration Review "GAR 100 Issue" (2009): Identified as a "name to know these days …"

The International Who's Who of Commercial Arbitration (2009): "Highly recommended arbitration specialist … "'Excellent, brilliant and bright.'"

The Legal 500 US (2009): Ranked as a "leading lawyer" for International Arbitration ("Described as 'fully bilingual with an outstanding analytical mind,' he is, quite simply, 'as good as it gets.' …  '[A] good team player and leader of the group.' … Although Arnold & Porter LLP has traditionally been well-regarded in the field of international arbitration, the practice has come on in leaps and bounds following the arrival Paolo Di Rosa in mid-2007.")

Who's Who Legal 2009, profile of Arnold & Porter LLP, selected "Law Firm of the Year" for the District of Columbia: "[T]he firm's international head of arbitration Paolo Di Rosa, benefits from extensive experience of the Latin American legal marketplace and specialises in bilateral investment treaties as well as international disputes."

Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2008): "[C]lients find that 'Di Rosa's perfect Spanish and knowledge of Latin American matters are invaluable.'"

The Legal 500 US (2008): "[R]egarded by clients as 'bright, open-minded, uncomplicated, and responsive' … ' [C]lients 'rely so strongly on him that they do not hesitate to follow him."


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