Davis Polk & Wardwell was named the Americas law firm of
the year at the annual IFLR Americas dinner held in New York on
March 21. The firm is the first to win the coveted award two
years in a row.
Davis Polk also took home the team trophies in the debt and
equity-linked, restructuring and financial regulation
categories. The night's other success was Skadden Arps Slate
Meagher & Flom, which won in the M&A and equity
categories, taking home both team of the year awards and
playing the leading role on the equity deal of the year.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton alumni Jack Murphy
received this year's regulatory reform award and
IFLR's lifetime achievement award went to Sidley
Austin's Joseph McLaughlin.
IFLR was proud to support its chosen charity of the night,
New York Cares. Congratulations to all of the night's winners,
the details of which are overleaf. All the...