Herbert Smith Freehills Middle East corporate team has been named 'Law Firm Services of the Year' at the MENA Fund Manager Services Awards 2018, for the third consecutive year.
The annual MENA Fund Manager Services Awards recognises fund services providers that have outperformed their peers in the fields of exceptional customer service and innovative product development over the past 12 months. The winners were announced at a ceremony on 30 January at The Ritz-Carlton DIFC in Dubai.
Zubair Mir, Middle East Managing Partner and Middle East Head of Corporate, commented:
"We are absolutely thrilled to be recognised in the Law Firm Services category for the third consecutive year. Client satisfaction and product innovation form a core part of our ethos and it is great to receive affirmation of our work in this space. I would like to thank our clients for their continued support and trust."
This award follows a series of industry wide accreditations for the Middle East Corporate team. In 2017, the Middle East team was ranked as a Band 1 practice for 'Investment Funds – Middle East-wide' by both Chambers Global and Legal 500, for the ninth year running. The firm was also named 'Best Law Firm – Asset Management and Fund Formation' at the 2017 Islamic Finance News Legal Awards.
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Operating from 27 offices across Asia Pacific, EMEA and North America, Herbert Smith Freehills is at the heart of the new global business landscape providing premium quality, full-service legal advice. The firm provides many of the world’s most important organisations with access to market-leading dispute resolution, projects and transactional legal advice, combined with expertise in a number of global industry sectors, including Banks, Consumer products, Energy, Financial buyers, Infrastructure & Transport, Mining, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Real estate, TMT and Manufacturing & Industrials.