Leading offshore law firm Mourant Ozannes has been voted the Best Offshore Law Firm for the second year running at the 2014 Hedgeweek USA Awards.
The annual Hedgeweek USA Awards bring together the leading names in the US hedge fund industry to recognise the achievements and successes of the highest performing managers and service providers. This latest award comes after a successful start to the year for Mourant Ozannes with the firm scooping Best Offshore Law Firm at the Hedgeweek Global Awards 2014 and Best Offshore Law Firm – Client Service at the HFMWeek European Hedge Fund Services Awards 2014.
Julian Fletcher, partner at Mourant Ozannes, collected the award at a celebratory event in New York on 28 May. He said: "It is an honour to receive this accolade in recognition of our strength in depth in the funds industry. The award for Best Offshore Law Firm is a tribute to the hard work and expertise of the entire team."
Hayden Isbister, partner and head of the Corporate team at Mourant Ozannes in the Cayman Islands, said: "Our aim is to have the highest performing team delivering the best client experience. This award represents the votes of our clients and industry peers and we are delighted to be recognised by them as Best Offshore Law Firm."
The award winners are determined by votes cast by Hedgeweek’s 41,000 readers, who include institutional investors, wealth managers, fund managers and other industry professionals at firms including fund administrators, prime brokers, custodians, law firms and advisers.