31 May 2012
Clifford Chance named International Law Firm of the Year in the Czech Republic
Clifford Chance was hailed the International Law Firm of the Year in the Czech Republic at the Chambers Europe Awards 2012, which took place in Amsterdam on Friday, 11 May.
The Chambers Europe Awards for Excellence are awarded by Chambers Partners in association with Lex Mundi, the world's leading association of independent law firms. The awards are presented to leading law firms on the basis of a survey assessing the quality of the advice and services provided in the areas of law practiced, and reflect notable achievements over the past 12 months including outstanding work, strategic growth and excellence in client service.
Clifford Chance has built a reputation in the Czech Republic as a law firm that is excels at combining international standards with local expertise, especially in the areas of banking and finance, corporate law and M&A, restructuring and insolvency, and real estate as well as projects and the energy sector. In the current edition of Chambers Europe 2012, Clifford Chance Prague is ranked band 1 in all of these areas.
Vlad Petrus, Managing Partner of Clifford Chance Prague, commented: "We very much appreciate this prestigious award as it is largely based on the satisfaction of our clients and underscores the quality of our work."
This is the second time Clifford Chance's Prague office has received the award, having also been nominated as International Law Firm of the Year in the Czech Republic in 2010.
Clifford Chance LLP also received the Chambers Europe Award for Excellence 2012 for Poland and Spain.