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17.05.2019

Who’s Who Legal Awards 2019: SKW Schwarz winning again in the category “Data: Telecoms and Media”

For the second consecutive year, SKW Schwarz has been named “Data: Telecoms and Media Firm of the Year” at the Who’s Who Legal Awards.

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Law Business Research, which specializes in researching the international legal services marketplace, published its Who’s Who Legal ranking that recognizes legal practitioners and law firms identified for outstanding development in the previous year. The awards in 34 categories and for more than 70 jurisdictions were presented in London on May 16, 2019.

“Innovative legal advice at the interfaces of technology, telecommunications, and media is a particular focus at SKW Schwarz,” said Dr. Matthias Orthwein, LL.M. (Boston), Head of the IT & Digital Business department at SKW Schwarz. “We are therefore very pleased about the repeated award of our practice in this segment.”

Norbert Klingner, Head of the Media & Entertainment department, added: “SKW Schwarz has extensively explored legal issues relating to new media and digitization and established a sound professional base in these fields with integrated teams. This benefits our clients – and we are pleased to have received the appropriate recognition from the market as well.”

With its team of 67 lawyers nationwide advising in Media & Entertainment and in IT & Digital Business, SKW Schwarz has received several awards for its special expertise in these fields, including JUVE Law Firm of the Year for Media and Technology in 2016 and JUVE Law Firm of the Year for Information Technology in 2011.

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Matthias Orthwein

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