SIMPLIFYING MATTERS

x
Info career

info centre

MAGNUSSON WINS THE BRITISH LEGAL AWARDS FOR THIRD YEAR IN A ROW

2014-11-28

For the third consecutive year, Magnusson won the coveted European Law Firm of the Year Award at the British Legal Awards. Magnusson is the first law firm ever to win the British Legal Awards, in any category, for three consecutive years.

The Awards ceremony took place on 27th November 2014 with an audience of nearly 1,000 UK and international lawyers assembled at the Old Billingsgate Market in the City of London. The award was accepted by Senior Partner and Founder Per Magnusson, and Mariusz Kowalski, Chief Marketing Officer / Partner.

The British Legal Awards are hosted by Legal Week, a top UK weekly magazine focused on the legal industry. All the major UK and international law firms compete every year for the awards.

The winners were chosen by an independent panel of senior judges, including BAE Systems group general counsel Philip Bramwell, former Clifford Chance managing partner Peter Cornell, BAA general counsel Carol Hui, Rothschild executive vice chairman Sir Anthony Salz, Intel Capital EMEA senior managing counsel Ian Stoodley, Canon Europe legal director Toby Hornett, and EE (Orange/T-Mobile) general counsel & company secretary James Blendis. The judging panel was chaired by Alasdair Douglas, chairman, City of London Law Society. The judges based their decisions on the following criteria: strategic vision, legal expertise, innovation, business winning, client care, employee development, diversity and corporate social responsibility.

Winners in other categories include such firms as, among others, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Allen & Overy, DLA Piper, Latham & Watkins, and Jones Day.

 

Other News

  • MAGNUSSON BOLSTERS ITS TURKU OFFICE IN FINLAND

    The international law firm Magnusson has appointed Attorney-at-law Jussi Rintanen as a corporate partner, effective as of 1st January 2019.

    read more
  • Magnusson Lithuania continues developing its competences with two new partners in the team

    The law firm meets 2019 by further strengthening its team as its two long-time associates Eglė Akelė and Dalia Stakvilevičiūtė make partners of the firm from 1 January.

    read more
  • MAGNUSSON ORGANIZED ITS ANNUAL SLUSH SIDE EVENT AT HARD ROCK CAFÉ IN HELSINKI ON 3 DEC 2018

    We had 15 guest speakers, who had the opportunity to present their companies and innovative business ideas.

    read more
  • MAGNUSSON LITHUANIA ADDING NEW PARTNERS TO THE TEAM

    As Magnusson Lithuania marks its 20th anniversary this year, we close this period with professional achievements of our team members: associates Rūta Didikė and Eligijus Vinckus become partners of the firm.

    read more
more NEWS