bpv Huegel has been named "Law Firm of the Year Austria" by the leading German publication for the legal industry, JUVE. The firm is proud to receive the award, one of the most prestigious in the German-speaking legal community.

02 November 2020. bpv Huegel is pleased to receive another in a line of prestigious awards in being named Austrian law firm of the year in 2020 at the JUVE Awards. The firm joines Law Firm of the Year Germany Hengeler Müller. This year, the awards were broadcast for the first time via livestream from Cologne.

In the commendation, in addition to its substantive expertise and "proven close integration of the corporate practice with the tax and capital markets team", also emphasized was the strategic development of the firm, whose next generation of partners has succeeded in "excellently asserting itself in the market" with "skill and tact". The JUVE editors also honored the strong market presence of Elke Napokoj, Co-Head Corporate/M&A.

"This award is for our outstanding lawyers who do exceptional work every day. We would especially thank our clients, whose long-standing trust in the quality of bpv Huegel's work has enabled us to achieve this market position. Thanks also to the JUVE editors – we are delighted and this award motivates us all the more", said Christoph Nauer and Florian Neumayr, Co-Managing Partners of the firm, on behalf of the bpv Huegel team.

About the JUVE Award

The JUVE Awards recognize law firms and in-house teams that have attracted attention as particularly dynamic due to their work and market position. In addition to professional excellence, the editors pay particular attention to recommendations that relate to strategic, focus on service, and the future potential of the players. Decisions on nominations and winners are based on extensive research by the JUVE editorial team, which incorporates information from many thousands of conversations, especially with clients and colleagues.

JUVE is a renowned German publishing house that reports on the legal counseling market in Germany and Austria with rigorous research and reporting. Since 2013, JUVE has also presented the award in the category "Law Firm of the Year Austria" at the annual awards. The JUVE awards are among the most prestigious in the German-speaking legal community.