Cleary Gottlieb Wins 5 American Lawyer 2016 Global Legal Awards

September 27, 2016

Cleary Gottlieb has been recognized with two grand prizes and three other awards by The American Lawyer  in this year’s Global Legal Awards.

The awards are for our work in cross-border mergers and acquisitions, global finance, and international arbitration. 

The grand prize winning deals:

The winning matters:

  • Global Dispute of the Year: Investment Arbitration (Europe): The Hellenic Republic’s arbitration concerning its debt restructuring.
  • Global M&A Deal of the Year: Europe: Coca-Cola’s three-way merger to create the world’s largest Coca-Cola bottler.
  • Global M&A Deal of the Year: Korea: MBK Partners’ $6.4 billion acquisition of Homeplus.

The awards were presented at a ceremony in New York City on September 26, 2016.