Appleby, one of the world’s largest providers of offshore legal, fiduciary and administration services, is pleased to announce that it has been named “Best Offshore Law Firm – Client Service” at the prestigious HFMWeek European Hedge Fund Services Awards 2013, held recently at The Hurlingham Club, London.

The HFMWeek European Fund Services Awards serve to recognise the leading hedge fund service providers in Europe that have outperformed their peers through the volatility of the past 12 months. The award categories cover a wide range of sectors including Fund Administration, Advisory, Accountancy and Technology, Legal, Prime Broker, and Distribution platforms.

Commenting on the award, Andrew Weaver, Partner, said: “We are delighted to have been acknowledged by the European hedge fund community for our market-leading advice and service as providers to the hedge fund industry. We pride ourselves on our ability to provide unparalleled legal advice combined with exceptional client service across our core jurisdictions, and this award further reinforces the strength in depth and quality of our dedicated Funds & Investment Services team."