Last Thursday, more than a thousand people attended the tenth edition of Rock & Law, the legal community’s outreach concert, held for the third time in Barcelona (Sala Razzmatazz). The initiative raised more than 96,812 euros through the sale of tickets and contributions by sponsors, which will be donated to the Cuenta conmigo pediatric palliative care support project run by the Enriqueta Villavecchia Foundation. It is the highest amount raised in the history of Rock & Law in Spain.
Celia Herrero Cantó is the winner of the 2019 Young Lawyers Awards, hosted by Centro de Estudios Garrigues and Fundación Garrigues. Bárbara Montanari and María Rodrigo Muro came in second and third place, respectively. The acting Minister of Justice, Dolores Delgado García, handed out the diplomas at the headquarters of Centro de Estudios Garrigues.
Garrigues has been voted the best law firm to work for by law students participating in the 2019 Most Attractive Employer survey conducted by Universum. This is the sixth year in a row that the firm has been chosen by students.
La Facultad de Derecho de la Universidad de Alicante ha reconocido a Garrigues, entre otras empresas, como firma colaboradora de su programa de prácticas externas durante este curso.
The 4th Garrigues Chair in Law and Business Prize was awarded during an event presided over by the Rector of the University of Zaragoza on February 15th.
Last Friday saw the start of the outreach football championship, TJE Lawyers Football Challenge, organized by the Real Madrid Foundation and the Fundación Mutualidad de la Abogacía, to encourage the integration and inclusion of young people with a disability in sport.
Garrigues been awarded the Mention as Equal Opportunity Employer at the 1st Corporate Social Responsibility in Employment Awards launched by the Madrid Regional Government through the Department of Economy, Employment and Finance. These awards recognize the work of companies and organizations that adopt measures to help improve working conditions and enhance employee wellbeing.
The eighth edition of the Rock & Law charity concert, which was held last Summer in Madrid, raised funds of over 60,000 euros, up 40% on the previous edition’s takings.