LAWFUEL – Legal News Announcements – The firm triumphed at the award ceremony, walking away with awards for “Equity Team of the Year” and “Project Finance Team of the Year”, as well as three “Deals of the Year” awards for M&A, Equity and Project Finance.
The Deals of the Year awards were given for the firm’s work on the Egyptian Fertilisers Company acquisition, and together with The Law Firm of Yousef & Mohammed Al Jadaan, with whom Clifford Chance has an association in Saudi Arabia, the Saudi Vitrified Clay Pipe Company IPO and the Al Waha petrochemical project.
The Law Firm of Yousef & Mohammed Al Jadaan also won “Saudi Law Firm of the Year”, confirming the association’s high profile practice in the Kingdom.
Accepting the award on behalf of the firm, Dubai office Managing Partner Graham Lovett applauded the Clifford Chance team: “These awards are a recognition of the strength and depth of our Middle East practice, confirming Clifford Chance’s top ranking in the region. We are delighted to have been recognised in this way; a tribute to the dedication of our team in the Middle East and globally.”
The awards ceremony was held on Tuesday night at the Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai, and was attended by lawyers from throughout the Middle East.