White & Case Brussels was named "Best Law Firm in Litigation & Arbitration" at the 2016 Trends Legal Awards Gala on April 20.
The Trends Legal Awards are organized every year by Trends Tendances magazine, a high-level business magazine that is one of the most-read in Belgium.
The awards recognize law firms in Belgium for excellence in expertise, knowledge and innovation in a legal field. A panel of 34 independent judges from various industries selected the winners.
The panel praised the "high quality of the individual lawyers and the highly qualified staff" at White & Case while also making reference to the firm’s international network and special focus on arbitration "with a clear specialization in complex cases and subjects." The judges said that in 2015, the White & Case litigation and arbitration department "was marked by strong, very diverse cases."