On 25th November the Top Legal* awards were held in Italy. Bird & Bird had been shortlisted in nine different categories, reflecting the standing that the firm now has in the Italian market.
The team had a very successful evening and won three awards:
• Managing Partner of the year: Massimiliano Mostardini
• Lawyer of the Year in the IP: Giovanni Galimberti
• Firm of the year in TMT
Top Legal commented: "The results of these awards are a reflection of how the market is changing nowadays. This year's winning firms are the ones who are looking at the future with a solid proposition as represented by Bird & Bird, DLA Piper, Gianni Origoni Grippo Cappelli & Partners e Bonelli Erede Pappalardo."
The awards are a real recognition of how Bird & Bird Italy has grown over the last 10 years, to the extent that we are now being shortlisted against three of the biggest and best known legal firms in the country.
Additionally, in the November edition, Top Legal dedicated four pages of coverage for the 10th birthday of the firm in Italy.
*Top Legal is the leading legal publication in Italy. To discover more about these awards, view their website.