News Vinge awarded Swedish Law Firm of the Year by IFLR

April 04, 2014

Vinge received the award “Swedish Law Firm of the Year” at the IFLR’s European awards ceremony held at the Dorchester hotel in London on 3 April 2014.

“We are very happy and proud to receive this award. Despite the prevailing uncertainty on the transactions market, we have managed to retain our top ranking as the most engaged transaction firm and this award shows that our services are highly appreciated,” says Maria Pia Hope, Vinge’s CEO and Managing Partner of Vinge’s Stockholm office.

The International Financial Law Review (IFLR) is a media and analysis house for lawyers who focus on transactions and the financial aspects thereof. IFLR has been issuing awards for 13 years and bases its awards on legal innovation. Within the scope of IFLR 1000, leading lawyers and firms are also ranked within Mergers and Acquisitions, Capital Markets and Banking & Finance, categories in which Vinge has been top ranked for several years. 

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Vinge contributes to IUMI Eye

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