‘The Lawyer’ Awards Garrigues Twice as Firm of the Year in the Iberian Market and for Best Transformation Initiative
The European awards from 'The Lawyer' highlight Garrigues' leadership in the legal sector in Spain and Portugal, and its transformative capability through its global digital competencies program
Garrigues has been awarded 'Law Firm of the Year in the Iberian Market' by The Lawyer European Awards, one of the most prestigious accolades in the European legal sector. This recognition highlights an outstanding year for the firm, which in 2022 reported exceptional performance, with revenues exceeding 443 million euros, marking the highest growth in absolute terms in its history and once again making Garrigues the top firm in the EU by revenue. This financial success, coupled with the trust of an extensive client base in over 80 countries, reflects Garrigues' commitment to service excellence and its undisputed leadership in the Iberian legal market.
Garrigues also received a second award for 'Best Transformation Initiative' for its innovative digital competencies program. This project extends across the twelve countries in Garrigues' geographic network and focuses on comprehensive team training, with special emphasis on younger lawyers. The program educates them in advanced digital skills such as legaltech, no-code software, generative AI, data protection, and cybersecurity. This initiative has led to a significant increase in the firm's digital competencies, reaching over 90% of its professionals.
The dual awards to Garrigues underscore its operational and financial excellence, and its ability to adapt and lead the sector in an ever-changing environment. With a strategy centered on digitalization and sustainable development, the firm has made a significant impact both in its internal culture and in serving its clients.