International Financial Law Review (IFLR) recognised Kirkland & Ellis International with four awards at the IFLR Europe Awards 2019. The Firm won:
- Restructuring Team of the Year
- Restructuring Deal of the Year - CGG
- High Yield Deal of the Year – Nexi – Project Jaguar
- Private Equity Deal of the Year – Blackstone/Hispania
The annual IFLR Europe Awards celebrate the “most innovative cross border European transactions and the teams that work on them”.
In March 2019, the Firm was also awarded “Restructuring Deal of the Year” at the IFLR Asia Awards for its work representing Noble Group Limited on its successful multi-billion-dollar financial and operational restructuring. The restructuring was global in scope and included Kirkland attorneys in Asia, the U.K. and the U.S.