Clyde & Co Senior Partner James Burns was last night named 'Management Partner of the year' at the Legal Business Awards.
James collected his award at a ceremony held at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London.
The judges recognised James' successful leadership of the firm and the continued progress of the firm overall in 2015.
Clyde & Co was commended for having one of the strongest financial performances among its international peer group and its continued expansion around the world.
James Burns, Senior Partner at Clyde & Co, commented: "I'm delighted to have won the award. It's recognition of the superb work everyone at the firm has done over the past year."
"2015 was a fantastic year for Clyde & Co. Our growth continued through the merger with Simpson & Marwick and hiring of a 30 strong insurance team from Australian firm Lee & Lyons. There was also significant expansion in South Africa with five new partners joining the firm."