London, 9 March 2018 – Hogan Lovells global IP practice has been awarded the accolade of ‘Global IP Firm of the Year’ at the Managing Intellectual Property EMEA awards, in recognition of its market leading and innovative work on matters across Europe and beyond.
The firm was shortlisted in 16 categories, also winning awards for:
- Europe Patent Contentious Firm of the Year
- Europe Trade Mark Contentious Firm of the Year
- Germany Patent Contentious Firm of the Year
- United Kingdom – Impact Case of the Year – for achieving a landmark Supreme Court ruling in Eli Lilly v Actavis UK Ltd & Ors
Commenting on our wins, Global Head of IP, Andreas von Falck said:
“This welcome and well-deserved recognition for our global practice follows a very successful year in which we have obtained landmark decisions for major clients Eli Lilly, adidas, Starbucks, LEGO and others. These accolades reinforce our position as one of the world’s leading IP firms – we remain the only firm ranked in Band 1 for IP in Chambers Global, Europe-wide and Asia-Pacific guides. We look forward to the other upcoming MIP awards dinners this month“