Leading corporate law firm Shulmans has been shortlisted for the Excellence in International Legal Services Award at The Law Society Awards 2015.
This award recognises firms with an innovative approach to the delivery of legal services in todays’ international marketplace. The Law Society Awards celebrate the very best work in the legal profession and is one of the most popular events of the year, expected to attract hundreds of people from across the industry to the ceremony held at the prestigious Hilton Hotel, Park Lane, London.
From its landmark office in Leeds, the firm takes on a wide range of international work including; property investment from China, commercial agency and patent matters from Norway, joint ventures in the Middle East, software consultancy from Syria, litigation from Italy and regulatory advice for USA and Canada. Shulmans is also a leading member of Interlegal, a network of independent commercial law firms across the world.
The team at Shulmans is hoping to see off competition from five firms across the World to win the coveted prize at the ceremony on 22 October.
Rob Lucas, partner and head of intellectual property at Shulmans said:
We have worked hard to establish ourselves as a respected, qualified and innovative firm within the international marketplace and are delighted to be shortlisted for this prestigious award.