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For the second consecutive year, Legal500 has ranked A.S & Associates as a Top Tier Full Service Law Firm of Bangladesh.

"A.S & Associates ‘stands out’ for its ‘extremely valuable’ services across a range of practice areas, including corporate, tax, labour, project financing, TMT and energy. Work highlights saw the team advising Hugo Commodities on restructuring two companies from Ghana and the Ivory Coast in order to form an independent company in the British Virgin Islands. National Development Bank, Bangladesh Power Development Board, Sinosteel, SOAS and Dakha Stock Exchange are other notable clients. The ‘young and dynamic’ A.S.A Bari, who leads the firm, has been appointed as National Tax Reporter for Bangladesh for 2017 and 2018 by the International Bar Association."

M&A Advisor recently named Koley Jessen as Law Firm of the Year at the 16th Annual M&A Advisor Awards on Monday, November 13th at the Metropolitan Club, New York, NY.

“We are honored to be selected as Law Firm of the Year from amongst a globally recognized group of esteemed law firms.” says Mike Hupp, President of Koley Jessen and the Chair of the Mergers and Acquisitions Practice. “We are grateful to our clients who have given us an opportunity to work on sophisticated strategic and private equity deals in the middle market across the country.”

Read more: Koley Jessen Named Law Firm of the Year by M&A Advisor

Guerrero Olivos assisted long standing client Empresas Carozzi S.A. (“ECSA”), Multinational Corporation owned by the Bofill family and one of the largest groups in Latin America in the food and non-alcoholic drinks industries with significant domestic and international market presence, in the registration of two lines of bonds for a maximum amount of UF5.000.000 (equivalent to USD211 million approximately).

Read more: Guerrero Olivos Assists Empresas Carozzi S.A. in local bond registration

Kuits has been named as a finalist in the Best Law Firm and Best Conveyancing Law Firm categories of The Talk of Manchester Business Awards 2017.

The awards celebrate the leading businesses from around the North West and are decided purely on votes by clients and other business professionals.

Read more: Kuits shortlisted in The Talk of Manchester awards for second year running

Benjamin D. Wanger of Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP appeared in The Scranton Times-Tribune and on WBRE/WYOU-TV for his pro bono representation of the American Civil Liberties Union and the Northeastern Pennsylvania Freethought Society. Mr. Wanger is representing the Freethought Society in a free speech case involving the County of Lackawanna Transit System’s (COLTS) refusal to allow the Society to advertise on public buses.

Local news reports can be viewed here and here.