Who's Who Legal awards Bird & Bird Global Internet & e-Commerce Firm of the Year, Global Regulatory Communications Firm of the Year and Trevor Cook as Global Patent Lawyer of the Year 2010

Who’s Who Legal have named Bird & Bird Global Internet & e-Commerce and Global Regulatory Communications Firm of the Year 2010. It is the fourth consecutive year that Bird & Bird have won the title for Regulatory Communications.

Of the Law Firm of the Year achievements, Callum Campbell, Editor in chief of Who’s Who Legal, said, “To win the Who’s Who Legal Law Firm of the Year Award for Regulatory Communications once again demonstrates Bird & Bird’s pre-eminent standing in the market.

“In a highly competitive field, receiving the Who’s Who Legal Internet & e-Commerce Law Firm of the Year Award is an outstanding achievement and the consistently positive feedback we received reflects [Bird & Bird’s] exceptional individual and collective talent.”

In addition, Trevor Cook has been named Global Patent Lawyer of the Year 2010 for the fifth consecutive year. Callum Campbell described him as an “exceptional talent”. Earlier in the year, Bird & Bird was also awarded Global Life Sciences Firm of the year for the fourth consecutive year.

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