Hogan Lovells Shortlisted in 14 Categories of the Euromoney European Women in Business Law Awards 2012
01 May 2012
Hogan Lovells has been shortlisted in seven firmwide and seven individual categories of the Euromoney European Women in Business Law Awards 2012.
Now in their second year, the Euromoney European Women in Business Law Awards celebrate female-friendly work practices and recognize the achievements of women leading the field in the legal sector across Europe.
Hogan Lovells has been shortlisted in the following firmwide categories:
Most innovative international firm
Best international firm for women in business law
Best gender diversity initiative by an international firm - Women’s Network
Best firm for minority women lawyers - London’s role in the global strategic diversity business plan
Best international firm mentoring programme - senior associate mentoring
Best international firm for work-life balance - flexibility in working practices
Best international firm for talent management - new and expectant parents program
The following individuals have also been shortlisted as best in their practice area:
Best in banking and finance - Penny Angell
Best in competition & antitrust - Catriona Hatton
Best in product liability - Ina Brock
Best in product liability - Cécile Derycke
Best in product liability - Francesca Rolla
Best in structured finance (including securitization & derivatives) - Sharon Lewis
Best in tax - Fulvia Astolfi
Best in trademark - Verena von Bomhard
Rising star - Elena Pagnoni
Rising star - Sarah Turner
The winners will be announced at a ceremony in London on 20 June 2012.
This is a great achievement on the back of last year's awards when Hogan Lovells was awarded Best International Firm for Women in Business Law and Russia Law Firm of the Year. Two individuals - Alicante trademark partner Verena Von Bomhard and Brussels international trade partner Lourdes Catrain - were also recognized as best in their field in 2011.