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Irwin Mitchell Attends First Law International 2019 Annual Spring Conference

Firm Scoops Three Awards At Prestigious Event


David Shirt, Press Officer | 0161 838 3094

Irwin Mitchell recently attended the First Law International (FLI) 2019 Annual Spring Conference.

The event took place in Vienna and was hosted by the local FLI network member, PHH Prochaska Havranek Rechtsanwälte GmbH & Co KG.

Irwin Mitchell joined FLI, a global network of over 80 independent national law firms in 2018 as part of its on-going effort to increase its international presence and support its international growth strategy.

Over the course of four day event at the end of May, representatives from the firm attended FLI’s advisory board meeting alongside 12 other countries to discuss strategic priorities for the coming 12 months.

Irwin Mitchell presented at numerous events and also hosted a VIP drinks reception at the Wintergarten in the Do & Co Hotel overlooking St Stephen's Cathedral which was attended by over 60 guests, including representation from 30 countries.

On Friday evening, Irwin Mitchell attended the gala dinner and awards ceremony at the prestigious Palais Pallavicini and won three awards. These were:

  • The single biggest contributor to the network
  • Chief Executive of the Year (awarded to Vicky Brackett)
  • ATop Quality, Creative & Responsive Services award as recognition for our work with Bray International which was led by Bryan Bletso, Stuart Padgham, Chris Bridges and Charlie Milsom.

Commenting on the event, Irwin Mitchell Business Development Manager Rob Cowling said:

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"Being an FLI member is a key part of our international strategy and this event served as a very positive profile-raiser for Irwin Mitchell and a further opportunity to network with the key member firms."
Rob Cowling, Business Development Manager