October 23, 2009 - Assignment

Mannheimer Swartling commended in FT Innovative Lawyers 2009

In the FT Innovative Lawyers 2009 report published today, Mannheimer Swartling was recognized as one of Continental Europe’s most innovative law firms and commended for its work supporting the Swedish government in crafting market-saving measures in an extraordinary year.

Stefan Brocker, “We are proud to have been named as one of Europe’s most innovative firms in the FT Innovative Lawyers Report 2009. It is particularly rewarding to see that we received recognition both for our efforts to innovate across many fronts within the firm and for our efforts to deliver innovative legal solutions to our clients in the midst of the credit crisis and economic downturn.”

The results of the FT Innovative Lawyers report are based on research conducted by RSG Consulting, the FT’s research partner. More than 600 submissions were received from law firms across Europe and the US, as well as from legal teams working in top European companies. More than 500 extensive telephone and face-to-face, qualitative, in-depth interviews with lawyers, referees and expert commentators were conducted.