Trowers & Hamlins wins Real Estate Law Firm of the Year at IFN Law Awards 2020
International law firm Trowers & Hamlins has been announced as the winner of the Real Estate Law Firm of the Year at the Islamic Finance News awards.
The IFN Law Awards honour the best in the Islamic financial industry and are one of the most prestigious awards highly recognised by the global Islamic capital markets. Rewarding the best legal firm with Islamic finance capabilities and services, the IFN Law Awards take into consideration various metrics beyond the sheer size of a firm but more significantly, a firm's inventive and progressive nature in terms of expansion, innovation and development.
IFN commended Trowers on 'enhancing its position among Malaysian and GCC cross-border real estate investors'.
Malaysia-based partner Nick Edmondes, who co-founded the firm's Islamic Finance practice over 20 years ago, commented:
"We are delighted to have been named Real Estate Law Firm of the Year at the IFN awards. This award highlights the strength and diversity of our Islamic finance industry-focused group and recognises our firm as one of the leading players in this growing area of finance."