At the inaugural Global IP Awards ceremony on January 29, 2019, Homburger received the award for "Swiss Patent Law Firm of the Year 2019". Representing Homburger's IP | IT team, partner Andri Hess as well as counsel Julian Schwaller and junior associate Noëmie Schär received the award at the ceremony in London.
The awards recognize outstanding intellectual property work by law firms around the world. IAM and World Trademark Review (WTR) are leading sources of news and analysis on intellectual property developments worldwide. The respective magazines have been issued by the independent legal publisher IP Media Group for over a decade.