Awards

Awards

Latest awards & recognition

We have been delighted to be recognised for not only the work that we do with our clients but also our staff. Take a look at some of the awards we have achieved in the last few years.

Stonewall top 100 employer 2020

Stonewall Top 100 Employer

Named one of the UK’s best employers for LGBTQ+

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Legal 500 UK - leading firm 2019

Legal 500 UK - leading firm 2019

Taylor Wessing has been recognised as a leading firm in the Legal 500 2019 review. Visit Legal 500 to find out how we ranked.

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Legal 500 Deutschland 2019

Legal 500 Deutschland - top tier firm 2019

Taylor Wessing Germany has been recognised by Legal 500 Deutschland as a top tier firm in 2019. Visit Legal 500 to read the reviews.

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Chambers Global 2019

Chambers Global 2019

Taylor Wessing has been recognised by Chambers Global. Visit Chambers to view the rankings.

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Awards & accolades 2018 - 2020

2020
Awarding body Description Achievement
LMG Life Sciences Awards 2020 We were the recipient of the 'Litigation & Enforcement Firm of the Year: Trademark' and 'Life Sciences Firm of the Year: Belgium' awards. Winner
China Business Law Award 2020 In the category "Family Wealth Management" Winner
Legal Cheek Awards 2020 Finalists in 6 categories (Best law firm for training, Best law firm for quality of work, Best law firm for peer support, Best law firm for tech, Best law firm office, Best law firm canteen) Shortlisted
Managing IP EMEA Awards 2020 "The Impact Case of the Year" for Actavis v ICOS case, where we acted for Mylan in relation to litigation on two patents relating to Lilly's blockbuster drug Cialis® (tadalafil). Winner
Stonewall Ranked in the Top 100 Employers Index Ranked
2019
Awarding body Description Achievement
Legal Week British Legal Awards 2019 Innovation through Technology - Development of TW:detect Winner
Legal Week British Legal Awards 2019 Private Equity Team of the Year (Transactional) - Affirma Capital on the acquisition of Standard Chartered's private equity business for GPB790m Winner
Legal Week British Legal Awards 2019 Property Team of the Year Shortlisted
FT Britain's Healthiest Workplace, in association with Vitality 2019 Britain's "Healthiest New Entrant" for medium-sized companies Winner
Legal Week British Legal Awards 2019 Private Client Team of the Year Shortlisted
Legal Week British Legal Awards 2019 Corporate M&A Team of the Year (Mid-sized deal): Advising Bitstamp on its 80% sale to Brussels-based investment firm NXMH. Winner
FT Britain's Healthiest Workplace, in association with Vitality Healthiest new entrant Winner
Legal Week British Legal Awards Corporate M&A Team of the Year (Mid sized deal) - Bitstamp on its 80% sale to NXMH Winner
The Times Best Law Firms 2020 Technology, media & telecoms Recommended
The Times Best Law Firms 2020 Intellectual Property Recommended
The Times Best Law Firms 2020 Private client (inheritance & succession) Recommended
The Times Best Law Firms 2020 Tax Recommended
The Times Best Law Firms 2020 Commercial property Recommended
Czech Republic: "Law firm of the year" Awards 2019 Law firm of the year 2019 Czech Republic Shortlisted
RateMyPlacement Top 100 Undergraduate Employers Table 2019 Ranked 9th (2nd in law) Ranked
WirtschaftsWoche 2019 TOP Law firm 2019 for Information Technology Law and Data Protection Law Recommended
Wirtschaftswoche Ranking 2019 Taylor Wessing was awarded "TOP Law Firm 2019" in the current WirtschaftsWoche-Ranking in the legal field of "Public Procurement Law" and Michael Brüggemann was recommended as "TOP Lawyer 2019". Winner
The Lawyer Awards 2019 Most Innovative Use of Technology - TW:detect Winner
Tolley's Taxation Awards 2019 Best Corporate Tax Practice Shortlisted
Business Charity Awards 2019 "Best Charity Partnership - Legal" for our work with social mobility charity, Future First Shortlisted
People in Law Awards 2019 Best HR Innovation Through Technology Shortlisted
People in Law Awards 2019 Best Health & Wellbeing Initiative Winner
People in Law Awards 2019 Best CSR Initiative Shortlisted
CityWealth Briefing Magic Circle Awards 2019 Property Team of the Year Winner
HR in law awards 2019 - winner Winner of the best health & wellbeing initiative (for firms of up to 750 employees) Winner
HR in Law Awards 2019 Shortlisted in 3 categories Shortlisted
Wealth Briefing Europe Awards 2019 Private Client Team of the Year Shortlisted
Legal Business Awards 2019 Private Equity Team of the Year Shortlisted
Legal Business Awards 2019 Private Client Team of the Year Shortlisted
Legal Business Awards 2019 Real Estate Team of the Year Shortlisted
Legal Business Awards 2019 Legal Technology Team of the Year Shortlisted
Legal Cheek Awards 2019 Finalists in 9 categories (Best law firm for training, Best law firm for quality of work, Best law firm for peer support, Best law firm for approachability, Best law firm for tech, Most impressive law firm office, Best law firm canteen, Best law firm for social life) Shortlisted
Legal Cheek Awards 2019 Law firm of the year Winner
Private Equity Awards 2019 Regional Legal Advisor of the Year Shortlisted
Managing IP EMEA Awards 2019 "Impact Case of the Year" for Teva v Gilead case concerning Gilead's supplementary protection certificates for Truvada Winner
Managing IP EMEA Awards 2019 European Trade Mark Firm of the Year Winner
Managing IP EMEA Awards 2019 "Impact Case of the Year" for The Scotch Whisky Association v Michael Klotz case concerning protection of geographical indications of spirit drinks. Winner
Managing IP EMEA Awards 2019 "Impact Case of the Year" for Warner-Lambert v Generics (UK) (Mylan) case concerning the validity and infringement of a patent claiming the use of pregabalin for the treatment of neuropathic pain Winner
Legal 500 UK 2019 Ranked as a top tier firm in 10 categories Ranked
Legal 500 Germany 2019 Ranked as a top tier firm in 9 categories Ranked
Stonewall 2019 Ranked 37 in the Top 100 Employers Index Ranked
2018
Awarding body Description Achievement
Wolters Kluwer Legal Awards 2018 Hungarian 'Legal Team of the Year 2018 in IP Law' Winner
Legal Week British Legal Awards 2018 Private Equity Team of the Year Shortlisted
Asian Legal Business Awards 2018 Ranked as the 6th Largest International Law Firm in Asia in Asia’s Top 50 Largest Law Firms 2018 Ranked
The Times Best Law Firms 2019 Ranked one of the Best Law Firms Ranked
EG Top 50 Collaborators List 2018 Top 50 Collaborator - ranked number 3 for Freehold Ranked
Czech Republic: "Law firm of the year" Awards 2018 Intellectual Property, Developer and real estate projects, Dispute resolution and arbitration, Labour law Recommended
Czech Republic: "Law firm of the year" Awards 2018 Best client services Winner
EG Awards 2018 "Diversity champion: Outstanding contribution to property" for Freehold Winner
Macallan ALB Hong Kong Law Awards 2018 Transactional Boutique Law Firm of the Year - H.M. Chan & Co. in association with Taylor Wessing Winner
RateMyPlacement Top 100 Undergraduate Employers Table 2018 Ranked 9th Ranked
Legal Week Innovation Awards 2018 CSR Innovation of the Year Shortlisted
The Legal Education and Training Group Awards 2018 Best Client Initiative - Strategic Client Programme Winner
Tolley's Taxation Awards 2018 Best Corporate Tax Practice Shortlisted
Business Charity Awards 2018 Charity Initiative of the Year Shortlisted
HR in Law Awards 2018 Best HR Communications Winner
HR in Law Awards 2018 Excellence in Learning & Development Shortlisted
HR in Law Awards 2018 Best School-Leaver or Apprenticeship Initiative Shortlisted
HR in Law Awards 2018 Best CSR Initiative Shortlisted
Legal Cheek Trainee and Junior Lawyer Survey 2018 Law firm with the nicest partners in Britain Winner
Legal Cheek Awards 2018 Finalists in 9 categories (Best law firm for quality of work, Best law firm for tech, Most impressive law firm office, Best law firm canteen, Best law firm for social life) Winner
Legal Cheek Awards 2018 Best law firm for social life Winner
AltFi Awards 2018 Legal Advisory Firm of the Year Winner
Payroll Giving Quality Mark Award 2018 Gold Ranked
Mergermarket League Tables 2017 Among the top 20 M&A firms for Germany in Mergermarket League Tables for 2017 Ranked