Baker & McKenzie Wins the Golden Trophy in the Category of Real Estate Transactions at the 2011 Trophées du Droit
2 February 2011
Paris, France, 2 February 2011 – Baker & McKenzie wins the Golden Trophy (co-winner of 1st prize with De Pardieu Brocas Maffei) in the category of Real Estate Transactions at the 10th Trophées du Droit for 2011.
“We are very pround to have received this Trophy, which is a sign of the confidence of our clients, the quality of the work done by our team, which includes jurists and tax specialists, and their dynamism,” says Olivier Mesmin, a Partner at Baker & McKenzie.
The Trophy award ceremony took place on 1st February at Pavillon d’Armenonville in the presence of legal professionals. The winners are designated by a jury of recognised professionals made up of representatives from business, banks and professional associations, whose names are not revealed until the ceremony itself in order to protect integrity and impartiality. The best lawyers, legal managers, tax managers and industrial property managers are selected and receive Trophies for their area of specialisation and expertise.
The Real Estate team at Baker & McKenzie is made up of 16 lawyers, including:
- For legal matters: Marc Mariani (Partner), Florence Defradas and Hervé Jégou (Local Partners), Eva Leygonie and Pierre-Marie Ouchet (Senior Associates), Carole Crespin, Pauline Lefèvre and Fabrice Varandas (Associates);
- For taxation matters: Christine Daric and Olivier Mesmin (Partners), Hervé Quéré and Thierry Vialaneix (Senior Counsel), Sandra Fernandes (Counsel), Virginie Louvigné (Senior Associate), Julien Riahi and Quentin Fernet (Associates).