For the Key Project, working in conjunction with Central Foundation Boys' School and educational charity The Access Project. The project was recognised for the positive impact it made to help disadvantaged students achieve places at top universities. Since the launch of the project at the start of 2012, 14 students have met their offers from Russell Group universities compared to none in the previous three years.
The European Tax Awards are given by International Tax Review to firms that demonstrate examples of client work of the highest quality in Europe. They are judged according to size, innovation and complexity.
We won this award jointly with our 'Best Friend' firms Bonelli Erede Pappalardo, Bredin Prat, De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek, Hengeler Mueller and Uría Menéndez for our tax dispute work in 2012.
India Business Law Journal have been conducting extensive research to identify what they believe are the landmark India-related deals and cases of 2012.
Special Prize for Social Mobility
The Law Society Excellence Awards 2012
For our Key Project initiative at Central Foundation Boys' School, in partnership with The Access Project charity. The initiative is designed to help bright and motivated students maximise their university opportunities by enhancing their academic achievements, confidence, articulacy and career aspirations.
We were also shortlisted in the 'Excellence in Community Investment' category for the Key Project.