• Handelsblatt in cooperation with Best Lawyers: "Germany's best lawyers 2018" in the field of arbitration, mediation and corporate law,
• Euromoney Expert Guides – Best of the Best 2017: Ranked as one of the best 30 arbitrators in commercial arbitration worldwide,
• Chambers Global 2017: „Most in Demand Arbitrators“: „Hilmar Raeschke-Kessler ... is highly regarded for his long-standing experience acting as arbitrator“,
• Who's Who Legal says: Hilmar Raeschke-Kessler is vastly experienced and well respected by sources who note, “He’s extremely skilled at lessening confrontation between parties and directing them towards a possible settlement.”,
• Juve Handbuch 2017/2018, p. 640: Leading names in arbitration,
• Corporatelivewire 2018: Commercial Arbitrator of the Year - Germany.