Hogan Lovells Wins Three Euromoney European Women in Business Law Awards 2012
22 June 2012
LONDON, 21 JUNE 2012 – Hogan Lovells is celebrating after winning in three categories at the Euromoney European Women in Business Law Awards 2012. The winners were announced at a ceremony held on 21 June, in London.
Catriona Hatton, managing partner of Hogan Lovells' Brussels office, won the Best in Competition and Anti-trust Award, Head of Capital Markets, Sharon Lewis, was named Best in Structured Finance and Hogan Lovells was awarded Best Firm for Minority Women Lawyers.
The Euromoney European Women in Business Law Awards celebrate firms setting the standard for female-friendly work practices and recognise the achievements of women leading the field in the legal sector across 34 jurisdictions in Europe.
The awards ceremony included keynote addresses by the Competition Commission's Laura Carstensen and the Bar Council's Kim Hollis QC.
Ruth Grant, Co-Chair of Hogan Lovells' Worldwide Diversity Committee, said:
"Hogan Lovells is committed to supporting the career progression of women in the workplace and this awards ceremony recognises the individual achievement of some of our truly excellent women.
"Having won Best International Firm for Women in Business last year, our continued success in these awards highlights the extent of our commitment to diversity and to progressing gender equality initiatives as part of our strategy to create and maintain an inclusive working environment for our people."
Hogan Lovells has a comprehensive strategy to enhance diversity and ensure an inclusive working environment, which means commitment to:
• recruit, nurture, develop and advance the most talented law students, graduates, lawyers and support personnel
• engage all members of Hogan Lovells with its diversity agenda and integrate diversity and inclusiveness into all activities
• ensure workplace policies and processes are inclusive and designed to promote a high-performance culture that values individual contribution, teamwork, innovation and productivity.
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