Lex Mundi Member Firms Receive Top Honors at The Lawyer European Awards 2020


Eleven Lex Mundi member firms received shortlist nominations and six member firms won awards at The Lawyer European Awards 2020. 

The awards showcased the impressive achievements of Europe’s finest firms within the legal industry.  The winners were highly commended  for implementing bold initiatives ranging from internal innovation to daring international strategies.

Congratulations to the six Lex Mundi member firms that won awards in the following categories:

  • Overall Category -  European Law Firm of the Year 2020
    Winner: Arendt & Medernach (member firm for Luxembourg)

  • Category -  Law firm of the year:  Benelux
    Winner: Arendt & Medernach (member firm for Luxembourg)

  • Category - Law firm of the year: France
    Winner: Gide Loyrette Nouel (member firm for France)

  • Category - Law firm of the year: The Baltics
    Winner: Ellex (member firm for Latvia and Lithuania)

  • Category -  Law Firm of the Year: Ukraine
    Winner: Asters (member firm for Ukraine)

  • Category -  European Corporate Team of the Year
    Winner: Arthur Cox (member firm for Ireland and Northern Ireland)

 

This year a record-breaking number of firms made the shortlist. Congratulations to the following Lex Mundi firms that received shortlist nominations:

  • Category -  Law firm of the year: Republic of Ireland
    Nominee: Arthur Cox (member firm for Ireland and Northern Ireland)

  • Category - Law firm of the year: Austria
    Nominee: CERHA HEMPEL (member firm for Austria)

  • Category -  Law firm of the year: Benelux
    Nominee: Houthoff (member firm for The Netherlands)

  • Category -  European Corporate Team of the Year
    Winner: Arthur Cox (member firm for Ireland and Northern Ireland)

  • Category - Law firm of the year: Central Europe 
    Nominee: PRK Partners attorneys at law (member firm for Czech Republic)

  • Category -  Law firm of the year: Germany
    Nominee: Noerr LLP (member firm for Germany}

  • Law firm of the year: Iberia
    Nominee: Uría Menéndez (member firm for Spain)

  • Category - Law firm of the year: Italy - Chiomenti
    Nominee: Chiomenti (member firm for Italy)

  • Category -Law firm of the year: Russia and the CIS
    Nominee: Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners (member firm for Russia)

  • Category -  Law firm of the year: The Baltics
    Nominee: COBALT Law Firm (member firm for Estonia)

  • Category -  Law firm of the year: The Nordics
    Nominee: Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS (member firm for Norway)

 

View a complete list of The Lawyer European Award 2020 winners here.

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