Willkie Wins ‘Private Equity Team of the Year’ Award at The Deal Awards Europe

Willkie has been awarded the ‘Private Equity Team of the Year’ award at the Deal Awards Europe. The inaugural event celebrates the “leaders of the deal economy” and recognizes the leading international lawyers, bankers and investors in cross-border deal making.

Willkie represents more than 150+ U.S. and international private equity sponsors as well as thousands of portfolio companies and management teams. The award is in recognition of Willkie’s notable cross-border deals and private equity transactional work across its offices in Europe. The awards reception took place on November 1, 2018 in London.

The firm is proud to have been recognized by The Deal and is grateful to the clients who entrust us with wonderful mandates across Europe. Willkie dedicates this award to our late partner Mario Schmidt, a preeminent private equity lawyer who exemplified the firm’s commitment to its clients and collegiality.