The research process for the 2018 IFLR
Europe Awards is now live.
The deadline for submitting information to us
is November 30 2017, so please get in
touch as soon as possible if you wish to participate.
The submission deadline for deals that close after that date
is January 11 2018.
To be considered, deals must have closed in 2017. Deals that do
not reach financial close before the end of December 2017 will
not be eligible.
The IFLR awards are based solely on legal innovation; we are
interested in deals that break new legal ground
and set market precedents. They are also exclusively
for international deals; all those submitted must have a
As in previous years, IFLR will be rewarding national firms
of the year, financial regulation team of the year and the most
legally innovative deals and teams in the following categories:
debt and equity-linked; equity; loans, securitisation and
structured finance; high yield; M&A; private equity;
project finance; and restructuring.
We recommend that each firm submit no more than three deals
in any one Deal of the year category, however you may submit
for as many categories as you like. Firms should prioritise
Deal of the year submissions over Team of the year
Please submit by completing the forms linked
below and emailing them to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deal of the year
Team of the year
Most innovative national law firm of the year
In-house bank team
Rising star law firm of the year
A full summary of IFLR’s Europe awards is
available in our Annual
Nominations will be announced on our website in February.
The award winners will be announced at the annual dinner
on April 19
2018 in London.