Allen & Overy was named international firm
of the year at last month’s ceremony.
Here’s the full list of the best deals, teams,
firms and individual lawyers from 2015
IFLR's 2015 Middle East awards, held at the Burj Al Arab in
Dubai on October 28, saw 160 market participants come together
to celebrate the most innovative deals, teams and firms over
the past 12 months.
Allen & Overy was the big winner, taking home the
international firm of the year award for the third year
running. The magic circle firm also won three out of five team
of the year categories and appeared on multiple winning
IFLR also presented its inaugural Middle East lifetime
achievement award to Essam Al Tamimi.
Clifford Chance dominated the individual categories, with
Robin Abraham and Debbie Walker being named managing partner
and female lawyer of the year, respectively. The firm also