Women in Business Law Awards Won by Cleary Gottlieb and 3 Partners

June 9, 2017

Cleary Gottlieb has won “Best Gender Diversity Initiative by an International Firm,” and partners Elizabeth Lenas, Francesca Odell and Lisa Schweitzer have been recognized by Euromoney’s 6th annual Americas Women in Business Law Awards.

The partners earned awards in the following practice area categories:

  • Best in Investment Funds: Liza Lenas
  • Best in Capital Markets: Francesca Odell
  • Best in Insolvency & Restructuring: Lisa Schweitzer

Euromoney’s Women in Business Law Awards recognize the practice area achievements of female lawyers throughout the Americas and celebrates law firms’ programs and efforts that aim to address issues facing women in law, such as gender diversity initiatives, pro bono work, flexible work schedules, mentoring and talent management.

The winners of the 2017 awards were announced by Euromoney at a ceremony in New York City.