Homburger receives award for M&A performance
On December 10, 2008, Homburger received the M&A Country Award Switzerland & Austria as Legal Advisor of the Year from Financial Times and Mergermarket. The Financial Times & Mergermarket European M&A Awards were presented for the second time. The award ceremony was held in London and was attended by over 200 of the top M&A professionals in Europe. The FT & Mergermarket awards are unique in utilising both comprehensive M&A transaction data from Mergermarket and independent M&A expert opinion to identify the winners. Homburger has won the award in consideration of certain key criteria such as negotiation skills, complexity, structure as well as groundbreaking and strategic nature of the deals it worked on in 2008.