23 February 2016

Private Asset Management Names Withers Bergman ‘Best Law Firm - Client Service'


New York, February 23, 2016 – The international law firm Withers Bergman is pleased to announce it has been named “Best Law Firm – Client Service” in the Private Asset Management Awards 2016. The firm received the honor during a ceremony on February 22 in New York.

Now in its sixth year, the PAM Awards recognize and reward top investment professionals and wealth advisors operating within the private asset management industry. An independent panel of industry experts oversaw the judging process, which was based on a mixture of qualitative and quantitative performance indicators.

“At Withers Bergman, we strive to help successful people and their businesses overcome legal challenges and meet their goals,” said Ivan A. Sacks, Chairman of Withers Bergman. “This award validates the tireless efforts of our colleagues here in New York and across the globe on behalf of our clients, and we are grateful for the honor.”

PAM award winners are judged on criteria, including their track record during the last twelve months; growth in client numbers, internal hires and geographic expansion; client satisfaction, including anecdotes and direct client statements; and product innovation over the course of 2015.

Withers Bergman was recognized for its ability to combine traditional wealth management-related work with sophisticated business and investment tax planning in one integrated practice, providing a comprehensive approach to clients' private wealth issues, both domestically and internationally. This includes advising closely held businesses, fund managers, entrepreneurs and other successful individuals and families a broad range of issues.

The honor marks the third-consecutive year Withers Bergman has been named among PAM Award winners.

About Withers Bergman

Withers Bergman (known as Withersworldwide collectively with its affiliated global entities) is an international law firm dedicated to entrepreneurs, successful people and their businesses.

With over 130 partners and nearly 400 other lawyers, we have unparalleled expertise in commercial, tax, trusts, estate planning, financial services, litigation and arbitration, real estate, charities, employment, family law and other legal issues facing individuals and their families.The firm has advised 42% of the top 100 UK Sunday Times Rich List and over 20% of the top 100 US Forbes list, as well as numerous families in Asia.

Withers Bergman has 17 offices worldwide in Tokyo*, London, New York, New Haven, Greenwich (Connecticut), San Francisco, San Diego, Los Angeles, Rancho Santa Fe, Hong Kong, Singapore, Sydney, the British Virgin Islands, Geneva, Zurich, Milan and Padua. The firm is a member of the Withers SBL alliance, which has offices in Melbourne and Sydney.

*Withers Japan, Zeirishi Houjin. For more, visit www.withersworldwide.com

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