2015 Middle East award highlights

Author: | Published: 30 Oct 2015

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 deals.

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 scooped...