ILO Client Choice Awards for Bird & Bird

03 March 2011

The International Law Office Client Choice Awards 2011 were announced today and Bird & Bird has been awarded Firm of the Year for Finland.

In addition, Javier Fernández-Samaniego has won the Spanish Information Technology Individual of the Year Award and Stefan Münch has won the German General Corporate Individual of the Year Award.

The ILO awards recognise the firms and individual partners who excel across the full spectrum of client service. The assessment is based on quality of legal advice, value for money, commercial awareness, effective communication, billing transparency, tailored fee structures, response time, sharing of expertise and use of technology.

This year, ILO awarded 252 individuals across 54 jurisdictions and winning firms were chosen in 49 jurisdictions worldwide.

Nominations for ILO’s Client Choice Awards are made exclusively by corporate counsel and involved over 2,000 international lawyers’ individual assessments.