GCR Awards 2016

GCR Awards 2016 winners - in photos

12 April 2016

GCR Awards 2016 winners - in photos

From the Matter of the Year to Lifetime Achievement, here are those who took home trophies from the 6th Annual GCR Awards dinner, held at the W Hotel in Washington, DC, with the sponsorship of Compass Lexecon, Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados, and Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton. See the full list of winners here.

Matter of the Year

Geert Goeteyn at Shearman & Sterling, Anna Lyle-Smythe at Slaughter and May, Jean-Francois Bellis at Van Bael & Bellis, and Suyong Kim at Hogan Lovells for Matter of the Year: Air Cargo.

Matter of the Year

 

George Paul at White & Case, Sarah Licht and Nicole Callan at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr, and Thomas McGrath at Linklaters for Matter of the Year: Air Cargo.

Matter of the Year

 

 

Christof Swaak at Stibbe for Matter of the Year: Air Cargo.

Matter of the Year

 

 

 

 

 

Kory Wilmot accepts the award for Latham & Watkins for Matter of the Year: Air Cargo.

Agency of the Year - Europe

 

 

 

Barbara Schulze at Germany's Federal Cartel Office for Agency of the Year - Europe

Agency of the Year - Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Africa

 

 

 

Kim Hack-hyun at the Korea Fair Trade Commission for Agency of the Year - Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Africa

Firm of the Year - Americas

 

 

 

John Harkrider at Axinn Veltrop & Harkrider for Regional Firm of the Year - Americas

Firm of the Year - Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Africa

 

 

 

Young Chui Yim at Shin & Kim for Regional Firm of the Year - Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Africa

Firm of the Year - Europe

 

 

 

Anna Lyle-Smythe at Slaughter and May and Claire Jeffs at Slaughter and May for Regional Firm of the Year - Europe

Merger Control Matter of the Year - Americas

 

Anne Lee at Covington & Burling and Kory Wilmot at Latham & Watkins for Merger Control Matter of the Year - Americas: Expedia/Orbitz.

Merger Control Matter of the Year - Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Africa

 

 

Brian Chung at Kim & Chang and Sinsung Yun at Yoon & Yang for Merger Control Matter of the Year - Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Africa: Microsoft/Nokia.

Merger Control Matter of the Year - Europe

 

 

Suyong Kim at Hogan Lovells for Merger Control Matter of the Year - Europe: GE/Alstom.

Behavioural Matter of the Year - Americas

 

Christopher Naudie at Osler Hoskin & Harcourt, A Neil Campbell at McMillan, Brian Facey at Blake Cassels & Graydon, and Randal T Hughes at Bennett Jones for Behavioural Matter of the Year - Americas: Chocolate cartel

Behavioural Matter of the Year - Europe

Rafael Baena at Ashurst, Francisco Enrique González-Díaz at Cleary Gottlieb, John Davies at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Jonas Koponen at Linklaters, and Matthew Boucher of Allen & Overy are among the recipients for Behavioural Matter of the Year - Europe: European Commission credit default swaps investigation

Litigation of the Year - Cartel Defence

 

Anna Lyle-Smythe at Slaughter and May for Litigation of the Year - Cartel Defence: Air Cargo (British Airways defence)

Litigation of the Year - Non-Cartel Defence

 

 

Patrick Bock and Francisco Enrique González-Díaz at Cleary Gottlieb for Litigation of the Year - Non-Cartel Defence: Huawei Technologies v ZTE

Litigation of the Year - Non-Cartel Defence

 

 

Jan McDavid and Suyong Kim at Hogan Lovells for Litigation of the Year - Non-Cartel Defence: Huawei Technologies v ZTE

Enforcement Action of the Year

 

 

Barbara Schulze at Germany's Federal Cartel Office for Enforcement Action of the Year: Germany in hotel bookings

Koren Wong-Ervin accepted the Academic Excellence Award for George Mason University's Global Antitrust Institute

 

 

Koren Wong-Ervin accepted the Academic Excellence Award for George Mason University's Global Antitrust Institute

Munesh Mahtani, Corporate Counsel of the Year

 

 

 

Munesh Mahtani at Google, Corporate Counsel of the Year

 

Leah Brannon, Litigator of the year

 

 

 

 

Leah Brannon at Cleary Gottlieb, Litigator of the Year

 

 

Neil Campbell, Dealmaker of the Year

 

 

A Neil Campbell at McMillan, Dealmaker of the Year

 

 

 

 

John Davies at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Lawyer of the Year

 

 

 

 

Ana Paula Martinez at Levy & Salomão Advogados, Lawyer of the Year Under 40

Neil Dryden, Economist of the Year

 

 

 

 

Neil Dryden at Compass Lexecon, Economist of the Year

Frédéric Jenny, winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award

 

 

 

Frédéric Jenny at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award

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