June 24, 2013 - News about the firm

Helena Rempler “Best in insurance & reinsurance” at Europe Women in Business Law Awards

Helena Rempler, Mannheimer Swartling partner and chair of the firm’s Insurance practice, won the individual award for “Best in insurance & reinsurance” at the Euromoney Legal Media Group Europe Women in Business Law Awards held on 20 June in London. This is the second year in a row that Helena Rempler has received this recognition.

In addition, Mannheimer Swartling was shortlisted for the national award and Eva Hägg was nominated for an individual award in the “Best in corporate governance” category.

“We are very proud to see Helena Rempler and Eva Hägg recognised for their individual achievements as leaders in their respective legal field across Europe. Our efforts to create a working environment where the best professionals, men and women, are promoted and retained will continue – it’s critical to the firm’s long-term success,” says Jan Dernestam, Managing Partner.

The Euromoney Legal Media Group Europe Women in Business Law awards were established to celebrate the achievements of firms setting the standard in terms of female-friendly work practices and women leading the field in the legal sector across Europe. The Awards recognise the best initiatives for gender diversity, innovation, minority women, mentoring, work-life balance, pro bono work and talent management and are based on the publisher’s research, as well as law firm and in-house interviews.

More information about the Euromoney Legal Media Group Europe Women in Business Law Awards can be found here.