2019 Winners

In-house Awards

Legal Department of the Year - Large Team

Accenture Middle East
 

Legal Department of the Year - Small Team

Flash Entertainment
 

General Counsel of the Year – Large Team

Kiran Scarr, Dubai Multi Commodities Centre
 

General Counsel of the Year – Small Team

Justin Dowding, noon.com
 

General Counsel of the Year - Sole Regional Counsel

Irina Kovalchuk, Zakher Marine International
 

Rising Star Award - In-house

Giuseppe Ostuni, First Abu Dhabi Bank
 

Deal Team of the Year

Unilever
 

Compliance Innovator of the Year

Dubai Multi Commodities Centre
 

In-House Community Team of the Year

Dubai Multi Commodities Centre
 

Joint Award

Best Use of Technology

Accenture

Private Practice Awards

International Law Firm of the Year

Eversheds Sutherland
 

Regional Law Firm of the Year

BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates
 

Alternative Service Provider/Consultancy of the Year

Support Legal
 

Rising Star Award

Sara Koleilat-Aranjo, Al Tamimi & Company
 

Most Promising Newcomer Award

Victoria Smylie, Davidson & Co
 

CSR Initiative of the Year - Private Practice

Dentons
 

Infrastructure and Energy Projects Team of the Year

Baker McKenzie
 

Corporate Team of the Year

Baker McKenzie
 

Banking, Finance and Restructuring Team of the Year

Dentons
 

Litigation Team of the Year

DLA Piper
 

Arbitration Team of the Year

Hadef & Partners
 

Construction Team of the Year

Pinsent Masons
 

Real Estate Team of the Year

Charles Russell Speechlys
 

TMT Team of the Year

DLA Piper
 

Regulatory and Investigations Team of the Year

Al Tamimi & Company