Global law firm Clyde & Co was named 'Law Firm of the Year' at the prestigious MEED Awards last night.
The award recognizes companies for their excellence, commercial achievements and contribution to the economic growth and success of the Middle East.
Jonathan Silver, Managing Partner and Chairman of the MENA Board of Clyde & Co, comments: "We are absolutely delighted to have won this prestigious award. It is a testament to the continued growth and quality of our business in the region, the performance of our people and the breadth and depth of our offering."
The accolade reinforces the firm's leading position in the Middle East and recognizes its standing in the region. In the past 12 months, the firm bolstered its practice with 6 key partner hires and also recently expanded into Oman with the opening of an associated office.
The MEED Awards were judged by an independent panel comprised of senior and innovative individuals in the Middle East.
Mirroring the growth of the AGCC region, Clyde & Co has, today, the largest presence and one of the most experienced of any of the international law firms in the region with over 40 partners and 400 staff, operating in Abu Dhabi and Dubai in the UAE, Doha in Qatar, Muscat1 in Oman and Riyadh in Saudi Arabia, providing a full-service commercial offering with local specialists.
1 Office of Fatma Al Mamari Advocacy and Legal Consultancy Firm, in association with Clyde & Co.