Mourant has been recognised as one of the world’s leading law firms, winning ‘Offshore Law Firm of the Year’ at the 2020 Lawyer Awards. The title was announced during a virtual ceremony billed as the ‘largest celebration of legal excellence in Europe’.
Mourant Global Managing Partner, Jonathan Rigby commented: “It’s fantastic to see our exceptional global team recognised in this way. I’m immensely proud of everyone at Mourant for the part they’ve played, individually and collectively, in delivering our continued growth and success and extremely grateful to our clients for their loyalty and support. These are extraordinary times and I continue to be deeply impressed by the resilience, flexibility and team spirit on display throughout the firm and the way our people have come together to support one another and our clients.
“We’ve continued to focus on leveraging our expertise through innovation and the deployment of technology driven client solutions. We’ve further developed our brand strategy, embedding a set of client service principles globally, and initiated a client listening programme to ensure that our strategy continues to deliver for our clients. It’s certainly been a stand-out year, on a number of different levels, and it’s fantastic to receive recognition from the Lawyer for the successful delivery of our strategy”.
In total there were more than 500 entries for 28 awards, with over 70 judges sitting on the panel that decided the winners.