Akin Gump’s Hedge Fund Practice Honored at HFM Awards

Akin Gump won the “Best onshore law firm client service” category at the HFM US Hedge Fund Services Awards held on October 18.

These awards recognize companies that “have outperformed their peer group over the course of 2011/12.”  The winners will have demonstrated financial progress (revenue and profit), growth (client numbers, internal hires and geographic expansion), client satisfaction, genuine product innovation and adaptability in the face of factors such as client demands and new regulation.

The awards are sponsored by HFMWeek, a publication covering global hedge fund news.