Eight Bird & Bird partners from six jurisdictions have been recognised in this year's ILO Client Choice Awards ceremony which took place on 7 May in London.
Established in 2005, the Client Choice awards acknowledge those law firms and partners around the world that stand apart for the excellent client care they provide and the quality of their service. The criteria for the awards focus on law firms' ability to add real value to their clients' business.
The eight recognised partners are:
Swee Siang Boey – Singapore – Arbitration
Susan de Silva – Singapore – Employment & Labour
Hermenegildo Altozano – Spain – Energy & Natural Resources
Richárd Eördögh – Hungary - General Corporate
Matthew Laight – Hong Kong - Healthcare & Life Sciences
Vojtěch Chloupek – Czech Republic - Intellectual Property (Copyright)
Armand Killan – Netherlands - Intellectual Property (Patents)
Bálint Halász – Hungary - Intellectual Property (Trademarks)
David Kerr, CEO, Bird & Bird, said: "We are delighted with this recognition. In a highly competitive field, receiving the ILO Client Choice Award is an outstanding achievement, and the consistently positive feedback reflects Bird & Bird's exceptional individual and collective talent."