Hogan Lovells ELTEMATE and ESG teams win Innovation Awards

Hogan Lovells ELTEMATE and ESG teams win Innovation Awards

Press releases | 24 May 2024

24 May 2024 – Global law firm Hogan Lovells is delighted to announce that it has won the ‘International Law Firm Innovation’ and ‘Innovation in ESG’ awards at the Law.com International Legal Innovation & Technology Awards.

ELTEMATE, the Hogan Lovells technology company, was recognized for its innovative approach, housing all of the firm’s legal tech developments under one roof. Combining a deep understanding of clients’ legal needs with the speed and innovation of a legal start-up, its portfolio covers a large spectrum of legal tech solutions, ranging from generative AI, chatbots and machine learning to eDiscovery and document automation, and more. The ELTEMATE team includes Sebastian Lach, partner and Co-CEO, Manon Cordewener, partner and Co-CEO, Dennis H. Tracey, U.S. Director, Jeremy W. Burdge, COO Americas, and Marcus Busch, COO EMEA / APAC, among others.  

Sebastian Lach, partner at Hogan Lovells and Co-CEO of ELTEMATE, commented: "We are honoured to receive this prestigious award, which is a testament to the team's hard work, dedication, and commitment to delivering innovative solutions that make our clients’ lives easier. Innovation is a core element of our firm's culture and this award motivates us to continue pushing the boundaries and delivering exceptional technology solutions for our clients.”

The firm’s ESG Global Vision tool was also recognized in the ‘Innovation in ESG’ category for its ability to track and manage various regulations, laws, and voluntary standards that impact ESG-related issues worldwide. The Hogan Lovells team included partner and Global Head of ESG Adrian Walker, associate Rufus Dobson and senior associate Amy Cleaves, with support from a large team of lawyers and contributors from partner law firms.

Adrian Walker, Global Head of ESG at Hogan Lovells, said: “We are thrilled to receive this award, which underscores our commitment to providing cutting-edge ESG solutions for our clients. We have a strong commitment to innovation and client service, and our ESG Global Vision tool is instrumental in helping our clients navigate the complex and evolving landscape of global ESG regulations, ensuring they remain compliant and informed.”