It has been decided to award the Lexis Library award to this library team for both the London and outside London award due to the quality and quantity of nominations for the teams at different offices but at the same firm.

The team were praised for their exceptional level of service, being extremely proactive and commercially aware were comments made time and again.

A number of commentators mentioned that the team were crucial to directly influencing some case wins, and acting as trusted advisors delivered a unique and valuable contribution.

The team were singled out many times for their help in delivering key strategic objectives, second to none research and in aligning their commercial insight to the needs of the firm. They had huge praise for the exceptional delivery of their sector research which showed a real depth and understanding, and their overall contribution to thought leadership throughout their firm.

The winner of the 2017 LexisLibrary Award for the commercial sector is Pinsent Masons LLP