Baker McKenzie received the "Firm of the year - Information Technology" award during Legalcommunity IP & TMT Awards 2018, which took place in Milan on May 14. Over 550 people were present, including many respected IP and TMT operators, general counsels of national and international companies, and key players of the sectors, in addition to various representatives of Italy's leading law firms.
The committee, composed of numerous influential personalities of leading Italian and international companies, awarded the prize with the following motivation: appreciated for "its expertise, very high quality level, great availability and full service approach", the team was particular active in the new areas of technology sector.
During this year's awards, our Firm, Raffaele Giarda and Lorenzo de Martinis were also shortlisted in the following categories: "Firm of the year – TMT", "Lawyer of the Year – TMT", "Lawyer of the year – Information Technology", "Firm of the year - Telecommunications", "Lawyer of the Year - Telecommunications".
"Legalcommunity.it" is the first Italian social media site focused on the legal market with daily news, alerts, blogs and content. This "IP & TMT Awards" are aimed at recognizing the best Italian talent in the IP & TMT sectors (http://www.legalcommunity.it).