Allen & Overy and Linklaters were the standout firms at
IFLR's 2013 European awards, held at the Dorchester
Hotel in London last month.
Allen & Overy worked on four deals of the year and had
leading roles on two outstanding transactions which were a
close second in their respective categories. Linklaters also
had an outstanding year, winning three team of the year awards.
Linklaters' success continued in the individual categories,
with highly-respected partner Lachlan Burn receiving the 2013
Lifetime Achievement award. The Bank of England's Andy Haldane
won the night's other individual award, for services to
Clifford Chance scooped the inaugural financial regulation
team of the year trophy. IFLR introduced this award to
recognise outstanding regulatory advice and services offered to
local and foreign financial institutions, and firms that take a
lead role on policy input and reforms.
IFLR thanks everyone for their support of the night's chosen