Ogier is international law firm of the year

Ogier has been named International Law Firm of the Year, 2009 at the annual Citywealth Magic Circle Awards held in London this month.

The Citywealth Magic Circle Awards highlights individuals and organisations who have raised the bar in terms of service, innovation and client care. These awards, from the publishers of Citywealth, set the benchmark for excellence in the wealth sector.

A shortlist of firms was drawn up from industry nominations and submissions from those firms were then scrutinised by a judging panel of industry experts to decide the winners.

Ogier partner Giorgio Subiotto, said: ‘I am delighted that we have been recognised again by industry peers for excelling in the private client arena, demonstrating that we still thrive on providing a quality service to each of our clients.

‘The launch of Ogier Private Wealth and our expansion into new regions will have also been contributing factors to our latest award success.’

He added: ‘Congratulations are due to all staff for their hard work and professionalism which continues to keep Ogier as a leading player in the wealth industry.’

Winners were announced at a gala awards dinner on 14 May.

Citywealth is a specialist wealth management publishing house that features global accountants, lawyers, trustees and private bankers who serve the super rich.