Harneys has been named Offshore Law Firm of the Year by The Lawyer.
The Lawyer Awards winners are selected annually by a panel of judges based on jurisdictional leadership, outstanding depth and breadth of expertise, commercial strength, growth in market share, legal innovation, and market leading strategy.
Harneys said the award follows a year of strong growth for the firm.
Harneys has hired lawyers across all of its global practices, expanded its 14 offices worldwide, launched a new practice in Bermuda and opened offices in Shanghai and Tokyo.
In Cayman, Harneys has doubled the number of its lawyers in the past 18 months. The firm said it has it has the fourth largest portfolio of Cayman funds in the market.
Peter Tarn, Harneys managing partner, said, “Our continued growth has been fueled by our strong commercial advice, friendly and unpretentious approach to doing business and our firmwide commitment to achieving excellence in client service on time all of the time ….”