Faegre Drinker has been named a finalist in several categories of the Forum for Expatriate Management (FEM)’s 2021 Expatriate Management and Mobility Awards (EMMAs).
Faegre Drinker was shortlisted in the Americas and in the Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) EMMAs for “Immigration Provider of the Year” and “Outstanding Agility & Crisis Management as a Service Provider.”
The “Immigration Provider of the Year” award recognizes those that have demonstrated best in class immigration support and compliance for their clients and their internal assignee population. The “Outstanding Agility & Crisis Management as a Service Provider” award recognizes those who have demonstrated outstanding levels of agility, resourcefulness and resilience during the COVID-19 crisis.
Leader of the firm’s global mobility team and partner Elaine Kumpula was shortlisted for “Global Mobility Professional of the Year” in the Americas. Immigration counsel Claire Nilson was shortlisted for “Global Mobility Professional of the Year” in EMEA. This recognition honors individuals from either a service provider or Corporate HR background who have worked in excess of five years in the Global Mobility industry and have a significant, consistent record of achievement.
The Expatriate Management and Mobility Awards are committed to honoring success, best practice and exceptional impact on global mobility. This year’s Americas EMMAs took place on June 10, 2021, and the EMEA EMMAs will take place on Nov. 3, 2021.