Noerr shortlisted for major legal awards 15.10.2014 Noerr LLP has been nominated for three awards, all considered to be very prestigious recognitions of excellence within the legal sector. The firm has been selected as a finalist for the European Firm of the Year 2014 by The British Legal Awards. Shortlisted on the basis of our legal expertise and innovation, strategic vision, business winning and client care, employee development, commitment to diversity & corporate social responsibility and sustainable improvements in financial performance; the winner will be announced at a ceremony on 27 November 2014 in London. In addition, Noerr is amongst the finalists for the title of German Legal Advisor of the Year 2014 at the upcoming Mergermarket European M&A Awards. Shortlisted firms are selected by a qualitative assessment of deals based on their strategic importance, legal and financial complexity and innovation. The awards will be presented on 11 December 2014 in London. We are also delighted to have been shortlisted as Law Firm of the Year 2014 in the Juve Awards as well as receiving nominations in the categories of employment, M&A and tax law. These awards are regarded as the most important in the German legal market. The nominations are based on research for the Juve Handbook and the Juve Rechtsmarkt magazine; and several thousand interviews and written surveys of clients and partners are conducted. The winner will be announced in Frankfurt on 23 October 2014.