Moroğlu Arseven has been shortlisted for Turkish Law Firm of the Year in The Lawyer European Awards 2017. The shortlisting is the second year in the row for Moroğlu Arseven, which was also a finalist for this award in 2016. The award will be granted to an independent law firm in Turkey which demonstrates it has had an exceptional year, managing the pressures of the wider economic environment, while maintaining high levels of client service. The winner will be announced at an awards ceremony in London on 16 March 2017.

The Lawyer European Awards reward and celebrate firms which are committed to excellence, with a clear strategic vision and approach, irrespective of the firm’s size. Moroğlu Arseven’s shortlisting is the result of the judging panel evaluating the firm’s overall performance as a full-service provider to its national and global clientele.

The judging panel includes 19 senior figures, from private legal practice and in-house legal backgrounds across Europe. In determining a winner for Turkish Law Firm of the Year, the judges consider evidence of strategic initiatives aimed at growing cross-border and referral work, both inbound and outbound.

Moroğlu Arseven is also pleased to announce that Multilaw is shortlisted for Global Network of the Year, for the second year in a row. Multilaw is a leading global network of independent law firms and Moroğlu Arseven has been an active member since 2001. Multilaw provides a platform for independent law firms around the world to work together and fulfil clients’ international needs.

Two other Multilaw member law firms are also represented in The Lawyer’s shortlists. Schalast & Partner is a finalist for German Law Firm of the Year, as well as European Banking & Finance Deal of the Year, having also been shortlisted for these categories in 2016. While Karanović & Nikolić is shortlisted for Law firm of the Year for Eastern Europe and The Balkans.

The Moroğlu Arseven team congratulates Multilaw and its two fellow Multilaw member firms, along with their respective teams.

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