International Financial Law Review (IFLR) recognized Kirkland & Ellis with three awards at the inaugural IFLR1000 United States Awards. The Firm won:
- State Firm of the Year – New York
- Team of the Year – Restructuring and Insolvency
- Deal of the Year (M&A) – Bristol-Myers Squibb’s acquisition of Celgene
The awards celebrate the most innovative U.S. deals and the best-performing law firms and lawyers in 2019 and recognize where firms and lawyers performed exceptionally, both locally and nationally.