Baker McKenzie Italy was awarded "Firm of the year — Information Technology" (for the fourth year in a row), "Firm of the year — TMT" and "Firm of the year — Criminal Law — IP" at the Legalcommunity IP & TMT Awards 2020, which took place on 11 June 2020.
The ceremony, in its eighth year, was held online for the first time, with 350 people accredited, 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 prizes with the following motivation:
Firm of the year — Information Technology: The name of the Firm is synonymous with excellence. Also in 2019, many of the main players in the sector trusted them for the most complex and innovative issues.
Firm of the year — TMT: "A team of professionals of the highest level, with an extreme competence in all areas of the TMT. A 2019 of thickness for the quantity and quality of the mandates followed consecrates them one of the best brands in the sector."
Firm of the year — Criminal Law – IP: "A team with high-level professionals in IP practice. Numerous and significant, for complexity and relevance, the activity carried out in the criminal field by the Firm in the last year."
In this edition, our Firm was also shortlisted in the following categories: "Firm of the year — Copyright," " Firm of the year — Design," "Firm of the year — Life Sciences," "Firm of the year — Advertising," "Firm of the year — Litigation," "Firm of the year — Digital Tech," "Firm of the year — Consulting/filing," "Firm of the year — Media," "Firm of the year — Telecommunications" and "Firm of the year — Privacy."Legalcommunity.it is the first Italian social media site focused on the legal market, with daily news, alerts, blogs and content. These "IP & TMT Awards" are aimed at recognizing the best Italian talent in the IP & TMT sectors (http://www.legalcommunity.it).