Reed Smith’s shipping group has been shortlisted for Law Firm of the Year in the 2017 Lloyd’s List Americas Awards.

The Law Firm of the Year award celebrates the very best in the legal profession and recognises law firms with a presence in the Americas which have offered the best service to the maritime industry over the past 12 months. Law firms were asked to demonstrate to the judges their exemplary expertise, commitment to the shipping industry, as well as examples of innovation in notable cases, restructuring, dispute resolution or finance.