COGNIZANT, India-based legal team have been honoured as the “Best In-House Legal Department to Work For” at the IDEX Legal Awards 2018 held recently in Mumbai, India.
The jury recognised Cognizant’s legal department for their industry best practices and continuous process betterment. Cognizant have made significant investments in training to help its legal team stay ahead of the competition, living up to Cognizant’s motto of ‘Keep Challenging’.
The individual growth plan for legal associates is crafted keeping in mind, the breadth of knowledge acquired and includes the ability of associates to take higher responsibilities early on; which is among the hallmarks of Cognizant’s corporate culture. These legal industry best practices won the award for Cognizant according to a panel led by Jury chairman Mysore Prasanna. This recognition is a reflection of Cognizant’s unwavering commitment to its business, its fellow associates, and its stakeholders.
The IDEX Legal Awards are among the most competitive and prestigious awards and recognize excellence among in-house departments and law firms in India. The awards have earned a strong reputation for their impartiality, and are awarded based on merit by a jury drawn from some of India’s most prominent legal luminaries. With 23 categories across in-house teams and law firms along with three jury-nominated categories, this year’s edition of IDEX Legal Awards saw record-breaking entries with almost 200 submissions.