Frank Gerhard and Dieter Grünblatt win ILO Client Choice Awards
In March 2011, the winners of the International Law Office (ILO) Client Choice Awards were announced. Two Homburger partners are winners: Dieter Grünblatt (partner, Tax) has been awarded “Corporate Tax Lawyer of the Year 2011, Switzerland” (-> ILO Profile Dieter Grünblatt). Frank Gerhard (partner, Corporate / M&A) has succeeded in the category “M&A Lawyer of the Year, Switzerland” for the second year in a row after 2010 (-> ILO Profile Frank Gerhard).The ILO Client Choice Awards recognize those law firms and individual lawyers around the world that stand apart for the excellent client care they provide. The research process focused on the ability of partners and firms to add real value to their clients’ businesses and relied on a range of criteria such as quality of legal advice, value for money, commercial awareness, effective communication and response time.Uniquely, law firms and lawyers can only be nominated for these awards by corporate counsel. The winners for 2011 were chosen from more than 2,000 individual assessments received worldwide.