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HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER scoops up 3 Who's Who Legal Awards

12 April 2016
Tue, 04/12/2016 (All day)

HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER won three Who's Who Legal Awards during the awards ceremony that was held on 11 April at The University Club in New York. The firm scooped up the following awards: Patent firm of the year, Life Sciences Patent litigation firm and partner Benoît Strowel was honored as lawyer of the year in that same category.
Every year Who’s Who Legal issues awards to the individuals and firms that have performed exceptionally according to their research. 

http://whoswholegal.com/awards/practiceareas/

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