The Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Report for 2016 showcased just fifteen law firms as the "Most Innovative in New Models." Hausfeld was honored among these law firms that were lauded for their innovation in solving clients' challenges, differentiating and transforming their own businesses, and delivering social impact.
Writing about Hausfeld's innovation in the legal market, the Financial Times noted: "The firm has taken the litigation finance model to Germany, to turn company in-house legal departments into profit centres."
Over 300 law firms were considered when determining the final rankings. For access to the full report, please visit here.
Earlier this week, Hausfeld was also honored as a finalist by the Financial Times Innovative Lawyer Awards North America 2016 in the category of Innovation in Social Responsibility, for the firm's work in the Silicosis matter on behalf of South African gold miners. For more information on all nominees, please visit here.
Hausfeld is a leading global law firm with offices in Berlin, Boston, Brussels, London, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Washington, DC. The firm has a broad range of complex litigation expertise, particularly in antitrust/competition, financial services, sports and entertainment, environmental, mass torts, consumer protection, and human rights matters, often with an international dimension. Hausfeld aims to achieve the best possible results for clients through its practical and commercial approach, avoiding litigation where feasible, yet litigating robustly when necessary. Hausfeld’s extensive experience with alternative and innovative fee models offers clients a diverse menu of engagement options and maximum flexibility in terms of managing their cost exposure. Hausfeld is the only claimants’ firm to be ranked by the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners as a top tier firm in private enforcement of antitrust/competition law in both the United States and the United Kingdom.
For more information about the firm, including recent trial victories and landmark settlements, please visit: http://www.hausfeld.com.