Cleary Gottlieb Shortlisted for Seven IFLR Americas Awards 2021

April 20, 2021

Cleary Gottlieb has been shortlisted for seven IFLR Americas 2021 awards and advised on 11 shortlisted deals of the year.

The firm was nominated for the following top-line awards:

  • Americas Law Firm of the Year
  • Debt and Equity-Linked Team of the Year
  • Equity Team of the Year
  • Financial Services Regulatory Team of the Year
  • High-Yield Team of the Year
  • Loans Team of the Year
  • Project Finance Team of the Year

Cleary also advised on these shortlisted deals of the year:

  • Deal of the Year: Debt and Equity-Linked (Ecuador debt restructuring; Republic of Argentina debt restructuring; Suzano sustainability-linked notes and tender offer)
  • Deal of the Year: Equity (Petrobras global equity offering)
  • Deal of the Year: High-Yield (Banco Continental green bonds; Operadora de Servicios Mega)
  • Deal of the Year: Loans (Apollo Management – Aeroméxico DIP loan; LATAM Airlines DIP financing)
  • Deal of the Year: Project Finance (Luma Energy – Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority transmission and distribution project)
  • Deal of the Year: Restructuring (McDermott International; Odebrecht Group)

The IFLR Americas awards celebrate legally innovative cross-border transactions structured in jurisdictions “from Canada to Chile, and everywhere in between.” The winners will be announced on May 20. For more information, click here.