Melbourne, 3 December 2012: Retailer Myer Limited has named Clayton Utz its top professional services supplier for 2012 − the second time Clayton Utz has won the award in three years.
The award was announced at Myer's annual Supplier of the Year Awards held at Crown Palladium last Friday 30 November. The Myer Supplier of the Year program recognises the work of Myer suppliers across 13 categories. Clayton Utz was one of 10 finalists in the Best Professional Services Provider category, which included businesses representing the accounting, consultancy, legal, health and financial services sectors.
Clayton Utz Melbourne partners Brendan Groves and Paul James accepted the award on behalf of the firm, which was acknowledged as having "provided exceptional support to Myer through the provision of timely and commercial legal advice for many years".
Commenting on the award, Brendan said: "We're delighted that our commitment to delivering excellence in client service has been acknowledged with this award. Myer general counsel and company secretary Marion Rodwell leads a terrific in-house legal team with which Clayton Utz enjoys a very strong and productive working relationship. We look forward to continuing to grow our relationship with Myer in 2013."