International Financial Law Review (IFLR) recognized Kirkland & Ellis with three awards at the IFLR Americas Awards 2021. The Firm won:
- Restructuring Team of the Year
- Restructuring Deal of the Year: Advised McDermott International, Inc. and 225 of its subsidiaries and affiliates in their prepackaged Chapter 11 cases
- M&A Deal of the Year: Advised Infineon Technologies AG in its $10 billion acquisition of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation
The annual IFLR awards recognize the most innovative cross-border legal deals of the year.