For the fourth time, Russell McVeagh Litigation partner Sarah Armstrong has been awarded the Client's Choice for Litigation in New Zealand at the 2019 International Law Office Client Choice Awards.
The awards recognise those partners around the world that stand apart for the excellent client service they provide, and are nominated by corporate counsel.
With over two decades of experience advising on a wide range of commercial disputes, both here and in the UK, Sarah is valued by her clients for her high quality advice and providing pragmatic and commercial solutions to complex problems. Described by clients as "an exceptionally capable lawyer who can pick up complex information quickly" and provides a "valuable, timely and cost-effective service", her "impeccable" advice and common-sense approach add "immeasurable value to her work." Sarah is known for providing "tailored solutions; she absorbs issues immediately and focuses on the client’s needs."
Sarah is also recognised as a leading lawyer in her field by Chambers Asia-Pacific, Asia Pacific 500, and Best Lawyers International 2018. In 2017, Sarah was named 'Disputes Star of the Year' for New Zealand at the Asialaw Asia-Pacific Dispute Resolution Awards.
Russell McVeagh Corporate partner David Hoare was also recognised at the awards for the third time winning the General Corporate title for New Zealand, and partner Troy Pilkington won the award for Competition/Antitrust.
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