Clifford Chance, Linklaters and Shearman & Sterling
headed an elite list of winners at IFLR's awards in
IFLR named Clifford Chance as European Law Firm of the Year.
Linklaters took the award for the leading international adviser
in Asia. And in the Americas the top award went to Shearman
Close to 1,000 lawyers attended the magazine's presentation
dinners in New York, London and Hong Kong. IFLR's awards
celebrate excellence in legal advice offered by firms on the
most challenging deals of 2005.
The magazine gave awards across six core areas of practice
and in 39 countries worldwide. IFLR also presented
pro-bono awards in London and Hong Kong.
Europe's Law Firm of the Year, Clifford Chance, was
short-listed for every Team of the Year award in the region,
winning in the securitization and restructuring categories. The
firm also won Deal of the Year awards for its work...