Matilde Horta e Costa (Corporate Affairs & Talent Director) is quoted in an article by Advocatus about the importance of awards and distinctions and the international rankings in the law business world.

"A distinction of merit, awarded by organizations with recognized expertise for that purpose, may contribute to give visibility to the reputation of a firm or lawyer. Awards cannot and should not be seen as an end in themselves, but only as a consequence in recognition of an activity that is consistently characterized by the quality and excellence of the service provided to the client and its ability to add value. Anything different, is an illusion".

Read the article here.