AGG Earns National Practice and Attorney Rankings From Chambers Global 2022

Atlanta, March 8, 2022 – Arnall Golden Gregory (AGG) is pleased to announce its recognitions in the Chambers Global 2022 Guide. Partners Alan G. Minsk and Teri A. Simmons were recognized individually and the Life Sciences group received a practice ranking.

Alan Minsk, who leads the firm’s Food & Drug practice, earned a Band 2 ranking in the Life Sciences Regulatory and Compliance – USA category. Chambers recognized Alan for his counsel to new and mid-sized life sciences businesses on compliance with U.S. regulations. “[Alan] is very responsive, provides practical advice, and is quick to understand the salient issues,” respondents to Chambers Global research said. “He is very knowledgeable and competent in his area of expertise.” For Alan’s full Chambers profile, please click here.

Teri Simmons, who chairs the firm’s International Immigration & Global Mobility practice and leads the German Business team, was recognized for her “Foreign Expertise in Germany” in the Immigration – USA category.  Chambers noted that Teri is very well known for her experience in acting as counsel to multinational companies regarding immigration compliance and visa processing issues, with one source saying, “She is the go-to person for issues involving Germany and the U.S.” For Teri’s full Chambers profile, please click here.

AGG’s Life Sciences practice earned a Band 2 ranking in the Life Sciences Regulatory and Compliance category, with Chambers Global stating it is a “respected practice with notable expertise advising life sciences companies on a broad range of regulatory matters.” The Guide added that the practice “offers significant capability in FDA approval, compliance and enforcement for clients in spaces including medical devices and pharmaceuticals.” For AGG’s Life Sciences practice’s full profile, please click here.

Chambers ranks law firms and individual lawyers in Bands from 1 to 6, with 1 being the best. A Band 2 ranking is a significant score that is based on assessments for technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities most valued by clients. Individuals recognized as Foreign Experts have expertise in a different jurisdiction from where they are based and are highly regarded for international and cross-border work.


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Arnall Golden Gregory (AGG) is an Am Law 200 law firm with offices in Atlanta and Washington, D.C. Our client-service model is rooted in taking a “business sensibility” approach of fully understanding how our clients’ legal matters fit into their overall business objectives. Our transaction, litigation, and regulatory counselors serve clients in healthcare, real estate, litigation and other dispute resolution, business transactions, fintech, technology, global commerce, economic development, public finance, government investigations, and logistics and transportation. With our rich experience and know-how, we don’t ask “if,” we figure out “how.” Visit us at