VdA “Leading Firm” in Europe Women in Business Law Awards
"Leading Portuguese Law Firm" award by Europe Women in Business Law Awards 2015
Vieira de Almeida & Associados (VdA) received last night the "Leading Firm in Portugal" award, after being shortlisted by Europe Women in Business Law Awards 2015 IFLR (International Financial Law Review), who distinguishes leading European business law firms for their gender diversity, equal opportunities and "work-life balance" policies.
The awards ceremony was in London, where João Vieira de Almeida, managing partner, Magda Cocco and Claudia Cruz Almeida received the award on behalf of the firm, also shortlisted in the categories of "Work-life Balance" and "Pro bono", being the Portuguese business law firm with more nominations.
For managing partner João Vieira de Almeida "it's an honour to see VdA assert itself once again through its distinctive management, now in specific areas as" Gender Diversity ", Pro Bono, or "Work Life Balance", being a company in the business law sector whose culture also involves having as goals the contribution to society and the welfare of its employees".