Awards

2019

The Legal 500 Germany: Top Tier Compliance / Internal Investigations

“The boutique firm Pohlmann & Company is a real heavyweight in the special area of Compliance. Clients appreciate the equally professional and personal collaboration as well as the excellent industry expertise.”

2018

FOCUS-Special: Germany’s top business law firms

In 2018, Pohlmann & Company will again be one of Germany’s best law firms in the field of compliance, researched by the market research institute Statista on behalf of the news magazine FOCUS.

2018

The LEGAL 500 Europe, Middle East, Africa: Top Tier Compliance and Internal investigations

“The ‘competent and solution-oriented’ team at Pohlmann & Company is ‘one of the top contacts for compliance issues’. […] clients also appreciate the team’s ‘deep knowledge of foreign markets’ alongside its ‘quick assessments of the client’s business risks’.”

2018

Handelsblatt Best Layers

Once again Dr. Horst Schlemminger has been honored by the business newspaper Handelsblatt and the US-publisher Best Lawyers to one of Germany’s best lawyers in the category of Environmental Law.

2018

The LEGAL 500 Deutschland: Top Tier Compliance

“In the area of compliance, Pohlmann & Company’s ‘competent and solution-oriented team’ is one of the top addresses, and the ‘long-standing proven compliance expertise of all senior lawyers and the highest level of professionalism and quality’ stand out.”

2017

JUVE Awards: Law Firm of the Year Compliance Audits & Investigations

“The often-recommended compliance boutique is more successful in entering the US market than many international competitors. […] With its multidisciplinary and global approach, it meets the needs of its clients …”

2017

FOCUS-Spezial: Germany’s top business law firms

For the fourth time in a row Pohlmann & Company ranks among the FOCUS news magazine’s list of excellent top law firms in the area of compliance.

2017

WirtschaftsWoche: TOP Law firm 2017 Compliance

Pohlmann & Company is one of 24 top law firms, that made it into the current ranking of the leading economic magazine. The Handelsblatt Research Institute (HRI) has established this in a peer group survey of 444 compliance lawyers.

2017

The LEGAL 500 Europe, Middle East, Africa: Top Tier Compliance and Internal investigations

“As ‘one of the leading firms for compliance issues’ Pohlmann & Company impresses clients with ‘responsiveness, pragmatic solutions, industry knowledge and excellent expertise’.”

2017

Handelsblatt Best Layers

Once again Dr. Horst Schlemminger has been honored by the business newspaper Handelsblatt and the US-publisher Best Lawyers to one of Germany’s best lawyers in the category of Environmental Law.

2017

ACQ5 Law Awards 2017: Compliance and Corporate Governance Law Firm of the Year

Since 2008 the leading law firms and financial market participants are honoured every year in a legitimately independent nomination process via online-voting among over 167,000 readers.

2017

2017 Corporate INTL magazine: Environmental Compliance Lawyer of the Year in Germany

Dr. Horst Schlemminger has been chosen as the winner of the 2017 Corporate Intl Magazine Global Award. The nominations for each category are based upon independent suggestions from advisers, investors and leaders of public and private businesses throughout the world.

2016

FOCUS Special: Germany’s top business law firms

Also in this year Pohlmann & Company has been listed by the news magazine FOCUS among the top law firms based upon recommendations of expert colleagues and companies.

2016

Handelsblatt Best Layers

Once again Dr. Horst Schlemminger has been honored by the business newspaper Handelsblatt and the US-publisher Best Lawyers to one of Germany’s best lawyers in the category of Environmental Law.

2016

The LEGAL 500 Germany: Top Tier Compliance

“Based on its wide-ranging expertise […], the increasing internationalization of the practice and the excellent reputation […] Pohlmann & Company has established itself to one of the leading firms in this segment.”

2015

FOCUS Special: Germany’s top business law firms

For the second time Pohlmann & Company has been awarded due to high professional competence and expertise in the field of compliance by the news magazine FOCUS.

2015

Handelsblatt Best Layers

Dr. Horst Schlemminger has been honored in a comprehensive peer-to-peer procedure by the business newspaper Handelsblatt and the US-publisher Best Lawyers to one of Germany’s best lawyers in the category of Environmental Law.

2015

Azur Award clerkship and practical training

“Even undergraduates are introduced to their major discipline compliance. Supported by mentors all clerks and trainees are closely integrated into the interdisciplinary business.”

2014

FOCUS Special: Germany’s top business law firms

According to a survey of 2.600 business lawyers and legal departments, Pohlmann & Company has been recommended surpassingly often in the area of compliance.

2013

JUVE Start-up Award

“The multidisciplinary team has transferred its extensive experience in the Group Compliance easily to the needs of SMEs. It has successfully maintained its position in a growing market.”