At today's annual meeting of the Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance, we recognized members who celebrated milestones with the organization over the last two years. These awards are usually given out every year, but last year's meeting was cancelled due to the pandemic.
Firms receiving an award for twenty years of membership in GALA included Thomson Geer (Australia), Greiter Petter Kofler & Partners (Austria), Marx Van Ranst Vermeersch & Partners (Belgium), Veirano Advogados (Brazil), Miller Thomson (Canada), Albagli Zaliasnik (Chile), Bernard Hertz Bejot (France), Kan and Krishme (India), Duncan Grehan & Partners (Ireland), Mirandah Asia (Malaysia), Arochi & Lindner (Mexico), Hesketh Henry (New Zealand), Adams & Adams (South Africa), Wistrand (Sweden), Lewis Silkin (United Kingdom), and Lawyers for Africa (Zimbabwe).
Firms receiving an award for fifteen years of GALA membership included Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek (Germany), Palacios & Asociados (Guatemala), and Bull & Co. (Norway).
Firms receiving an award for ten years of GALA membership included Foga Daley (Commonwealth Caribbean), Davis & Gilbert (United States), and Frankfurt Kurnit (United States).
Firms receiving the five year award included Djingov Gouginski Kyutchukov & Velichkov (Bulgaria), Aequitas Legal (Malta), Mersan (Paraguay), Stratulat Albulescu (Romania), and Fitzwilliam Stone Furness - Smith & Morgan (Trinidad & Tobago).
The firm receiving an award for twenty years of membership in GALA included Bruchou (Argentina).
Firms receiving an award for ten years of GALA membership included A&K Metaxopoulos and Partners (Greece) and Ferrere (Uruguay).
Firms receiving the five year award included George C. Georgiou & Associates (Cyprus), Eldib & Co. (Egypt), O. Kayode & Co. (Nigeria), Zivkovic Samardzic (Serbia), and Al Tamimi & Company (United Arab Emirates).
Congratulations to all of our long time members!