NEW YORK, May 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Morrison & Foerster LLP has again been recognized for its leadership in the derivatives industry by being named Best Law Firm for Derivatives – US by industry publication GlobalCapital at its annual US Derivatives Awards.
The firm was honored for its commitment to innovation on behalf of its clients in the derivatives market, as well as its dedication to educating the market on new regulatory initiatives and developments.
"We're pleased to be recognized by GlobalCapital for our work in this critical area of the capital markets," said Morrison & Foerster's Gary Lee, who co-heads the firm's Finance practice. "Our firm is dedicated to solving the most complex and critical derivatives issues on behalf of our clients and to be honored for our work is truly appreciated."
GlobalCapital is a leading news, opinion and data service for people and institutions using and working in the international capital markets. It provides customers with clearly voiced, lively coverage of key markets based on the comments of those who work in them, together with a wealth of transaction data and archive material.
Morrison & Foerster was also recognized by Wealth and Finance International at its Alternative Investment Awards as Securities & Derivatives Specialist of the Year – USA and was the recipient of the Award for Innovation in Product Structuring – USA.
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- Ranked by Chambers USA 2015 as one of the leading derivatives firms
- Ranked by Chambers Global 2015 as a leading derivatives firm in the US
- Ranked by IFLR1000 2015 as a leading law firm for capital markets
- Ranked by U.S. News & Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" 2015 as one of the leading Derivatives and Futures Law firms nationally
SOURCE Morrison & Foerster LLP