Linklaters scoops up at Belgium Trends Legal Awards
Linklaters lawyers collected two awards from the highly coveted Belgium Trends Legal Awards. Linklaters were named the Real Estate Law Firm of the Year, as well as Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year in the region.
The Trends Legal Awards are presented to law firms that excel in their expertise, experience and innovation in the legal field and recognise the achievements of law offices, legal departments and prominent lawyers in Belgium.
The awards were judged on the professional skills, quality of service and the matters handled in the past year by each practice area.
Yves Moreau and Pieter Puelinckx, partners, Linklaters: “This award is a recognition of our standing and reputation in the market. It is a reward for the exceptional work of our team and an incitement for us to continue to strive forward and remain the most efficient team in our area. The jury praised the “responsiveness, the efficiency and well balanced composition” of our team.”
David Ballegeer, Charles-Antoine Leunen and Etienne Dessy, partners, Linklaters: “We are very pleased with the award and appreciate the comments of the jury about the broad spectrum of banking, capital markets and regulatory matters that we handle. We are particularly grateful to our clients who stand at the heart of everything that we do. Our team of 18 lawyers has been formidable in managing the challenging and high profile matters on which we have worked during the last year and continue to work on.”