Recognitions
Since its foundation in 2001, the firm has received several awards and recognitions from the sector publications Financial Times, Legal500, Who’s Who Legal, Chambers Europe, etc.

These recognitions are based on research carried out by independent publications with clients and lawyers. Our firm does not finance or otherwise support this research in any way.

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  • Portolano Cavallo “Best Company” at the PWN Global Gender Balanced Leadership Awards
    Manuela Cavallo among the finalists for the Excellence in Women’s Empowerment Award.
    More info
    PWN GENDER BALANCED LEADERSHIP AWARDS 2019
  • Portolano Cavallo is among the 15 BEST WORKPLACES™ FOR INNOVATION in Italy
    For the second year in a row only law firm in Italy
    More info
  • Portolano Cavallo won 2 awards at the European Women in Business Law Awards 2019:

    – “Best firm in Italy” for the eighth year in a row
    – “Best national firm for talent management” for the seventh year in a row

    More info
    European Women in Business Law Awards 2019
  • Media Firm of the Year at the Corporate Awards 2019 by Legalcommunity
    "Sono un riferimento imprescindibile in questa materia"
  • Life Sciences Firm of the Year at the IP & TMT Awards 2019 by Legalcommunity
  • Media Firm of the Year at the IP & TMT Awards 2019 by Legalcommunity
    "Un team che riceve grande apprezzamento dal mercato per un supporto che va sempre oltre le aspettative del cliente"
  • Portolano Cavallo “Leading firm” in Who’s Who Legal
    More info
    WHO'S WHO LEGAL 2019
  • Also this year we have been ranked by World Trademark Review – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2019
    Three of our professionals have also been personally ranked
    More info
    WTR1000 2019
  • Also for 2019 Portolano Cavallo has been ranked in Chambers Europe 2019 for TMT: MediaTMT: Information Technology and Corporate/M&A.

    Ernesto Apa, Andrea Gangemi and Laura Liguori and Francesco Portolano have also been personally ranked
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    CHAMBERS EUROPE 2019
  • Also for 2019 we have been ranked in Chambers Global for Corporate and M&A
    Francesco Portolano has also been personally ranked
    More info
    CHAMBERS EUROPE 2019
  • Portolano Cavallo is shortlisted as “Law firm of the year: Italy” at The Lawyer European Awards 2019!
    We have been shortlisted since the very first edition, for ten consecutive years, and last year we won as “Law firm of the year: Italy”.
    More info
    PORTOLANO CAVALLO SHORTLISTED AT THE LAWYER EUROPEAN AWARDS 2019
  • For the second year in a row Portolano Cavallo is the only Italian law firm to have obtained the Great Place to Work® Italy Certification!
    Obtained after the results of the business climate analysis conducted by Great Place to Work®
    More info
    GREAT PLACE TO WORK 2019 CERTIFICATION
  • Portolano Cavallo has been recommended as a TOP-TIER FIRM in TMT for Italy, for the 10th year in a row.
    Seven more practice areas of the Firm have also been ranked
    More info
    Legal 500 EMEA 2019
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