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Osborn Maledon is proud to announce that Lynne Adams has been named in the Top 100 Attorneys in Arizona for 2019! Lynne was honored to be the only Education Law attorney included on this year’s list.

The prestigious group is chosen by AZ Business Magazine’s editorial team in collaboration with industry experts. The attorneys were selected from a pool of more than 2,000 of the state’s most talented and successful attorneys. Selections are based on each lawyer’s professional success and ratings, impact on his or her law firm, impact on the communities she/he serves and impact on the legal profession.

Congratulations, Lynne!


PVG is delighted to announce the entrance of a new partner into their team, Heloisa Ferreira Andrade Scaramucci. Heloisa has bachelor and post-graduate degrees in law from Mackenzie University and obtained a master’s degree (LL.M) cum laude in International and Comparative Law from the University of Notre Dame, in London. Heloisa started her career at TozziniFreire Advogados as a trainee in 1998, becoming partner in 2010. In 2017, she founded her own law firm. During this whole period, she gained broad experience, knowledge and recognition in structuring complex greenfield and brownfield projects, and in mergers and acquisitions in infrastructure, with focus on the energy and natural gas sectors. Her areas of expertise include regulation, strategic contracts (such as construction contracts, EPCs, O&M, input supply etc) and corporate law.

Read more: PVG Introduces a New Partner in the Corporate and Business Structuring Area


Carter Newell is delighted to announce partner Patrick Mead has won Litigation Partner of the Year at the Lawyers Weekly Partner of the Year Awards 2019.

The prestigious Partner of the Year Awards showcases outstanding performance by partners across individual practice areas within the Australian legal industry.

The awards highlight the notable achievements of lawyers at the height of their career who demonstrate leadership, technical expertise, mentorship and business development skills.


A.S & Associates recently won three prestigious awards at the AsiaLaw Regional Awards 2019, held in Hong Kong on May 30, 2019. The firm received "Bangladesh Firm of the Year", "Client Service Award: Bangladash" and "Outstanding Practitioner" awards at the event. 

In total, the AsiaLaw Regional Awards recognised leading law firms across eight practice areas, seven industries and 25 jurisdictions across the region. This year, Asialaw added operational awards that were decided using objective data captured from client feedback during the 2018 research process. In deciding the winners, each firm or practitioner was given an average score using the client surveys. The award went to the firm/practitioner with the highest average score.


Legal 500 one of the leading international legal directories which provides rankings of law firms based purely on client feedback and market research, published their Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) 2019 results. Erdem & Erdem is proud to announce that the firm has been ranked again as a Top Tier law firm for its Dispute Resolution practice by Legal 500.

The Legal 500 EMEA Guide emphasized that ‘Erdem & Erdem Law Office advises on a range of contentious matters including litigation, execution proceedings and arbitration. Areas of expertise include administrative lawsuits, commercial disputes, international arbitration and bankruptcy.

In addition Prof. Dr. H. Ercüment Erdem, Founder and Senior Partner of Erdem & Erdem has been listed again in elite "Leading lawyers" list in dispute resolution. The Guide also recommended Piraye Erdem, Founder and Managing Partner and Süleyman Sevinç, Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution who lead the ‘very attentive’ team, which has ‘a lot of experience internationally’.