Fenwick Recognized as Corporate Governance Law Firm of the Year in Washington

Seattle, WA (August 7, 2012)– Fenwick & West LLP is pleased to announce that the firm's Seattle office was recognized as the "Corporate Governance Law Firm of the Year in Washington" by Corporate International Magazine's 2012 Global Awards.

Corporate International's Global Awards merit leading firms in their chosen specialties throughout the world. Fenwick's Seattle Corporate Group consists of partners Stephen Graham, Alan Smith and Bill Bromfield, and associates Andy Albertson, Adam Andrews, James Evans, Jen Jinxin Huang, Thomas Kang, Matthew Karwoski, Anna Penar, Amanda Rose, Ashley Walter and Sheri Wardwell.

Corporate International's annual awards mark excellence for leading advisors and financiers around the globe to those who are active over the past 12 months and who have shown excellence in expertise and in service. Corporate International's research team examined service range, business type, geographical location, business operations and expertise for each of the nominated companies. Finalists for each category were reviewed and chosen by an independent awards panel of distinguished business executives, attorneys and the managing editor of Corporate International Magazine.

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