PILnet and Legal Insight Journal Award Clifford Chance CIS the 2011 Pro Bono Diploma
On 13 April, PILnet and a new Russian legal journal, Legal Insight, bestowed the fourth annual 2011 Pro Bono Diploma to Clifford Chance CIS for its significant contribution to the development of pro bono culture in Russia. The diploma was received by Jan ter Haar, Managing Partner of Clifford Chance CIS.
The Pro Bono Diploma is one of several recognitions for best law firms of the year awarded by the magazine (formerly by Corporate Lawyer journal) as part of the annual Legal Forum organized by Vedomosti newspaper in Moscow. Unlike the other awards, the Pro Bono Diploma is awarded jointly by PILnet and Legal Insight. For more coverage (in Russian), visit this link.
|The 2011 Pro Bono Diploma was accepted by Jan ter Haar (far right), Managing Partner of Clifford Chance CIS. PILnet Country Director for Russia, Dmitry Shabelnikov, stands at his right.|