Dentons received the "Law Firm of the Year in Real Estate" award at the HOF (Hall of Fame) AWARDS 2018 in recognition of its market leading Real Estate practice across the CEE region.
The 3rd annual HOF AWARDS were organized by CIJ Europe, the leading commercial real estate news provider in Central and South Eastern Europe. The awards, which recognize the best of the best in the real estate sector, were announced during a gala dinner at the Prague Marriott Hotel on April 5, 2018. It was attended by senior representatives from many of the top companies operating in the CEE and international real estate sector.
This year’s event featured entries from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Serbia and Slovakia. The judging formula incorporated voting from top real estate CEOs, directors, and associations as jury members, together with the votes of CIJ readers.
Partners Stewart Middleman, Eleanor Johnson and Associates Filip Svoboda, Veronika Kundeliusová and Bohuslav Hrdý, accepted the award on behalf of Dentons.
Dentons has been the leading real estate practice in CEE for 20 years with the largest team of highly experienced lawyers who provide legal advice on a full range of real property-related projects and transactions.
Stewart M. Middleman, Head of CEE Real Estate for Dentons, remarked, “We are pleased to be honored as the top real estate law practice in CEE. Our very strong real estate teams in the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, and Slovakia should be proud that their devotion to accomplishing our clients goals in large multi-jurisdictional as well as single jurisdiction real estate transactions is recognized by the top people in the real estate industry.”
Evan Lazar, Co-Chairman of the Global Real Estate Group at Dentons, who is based in Prague, commented, “This award is further proof that Dentons is the leading law firm in the real estate sector in CEE. We are truly honored by our clients’ trust in us and, at the same time, this award is a motivation for our team to continue to deliver excellent services. Congratulations to the entire Real Estate team.”