In the same week VdA held its official opening party for its new Lisbon office, the firm was distinguished with the two of the most important international awards.
At the Chambers Europe Awards, an award ceremony organized by Chambers and Partners in Madrid, VdA was distinguished as “Portugal Law Firm of the Year”, while in the London held IFLR Europe Awards 2018, VdA was awarded “Most Innovative National Law Firm of the Year: Portugal”. The firm was singled out also in the category.
Following the inauguration of award-winning Best Office and Best Renovation 2018 Lisbon office in the Santos district, VdA’s leading position within the corporate legal services’ industry is reiterated by these two “Firm of the Year” awards.
João Vieira de Almeida, VdA’s managing partner, says “these awards commemorate a sustainable strategy to anticipate market’s needs and attune with our clients’ best interests, bearing in mind our stakeholders” .
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