The awards recognise national and international firms in Europe committed to advancing women in the legal profession.
The fourth annual European Women in Business Law Awards are organized by Euromoney Legal Media Group and International Financial Law Review (IFLR). The awards are given to the best firms and individuals based on research and submissions.
Borenius was awarded in four categories, including:
Best national firm for women in business law
Best national firm for work-life balance
Best national firm mentoring programme
Country Award Finland
The best international firm award was awarded to Hogan Lovells. In addition to Europe, the same award competitions are being held also for the Americas and Asia.
Maria Carlsson, Partner and Head of the firm’s Crowded Years Initiative notes: “The past three years of working at achieving tangible work-life balance supports at the firm have been quite an exciting time for us. We are happy to see that our efforts are paying off and that our message is coming across, and we are very proud that our work is being recognised internationally as well.”
More information about the firm’s Crowded Years Initiative can be found here.