Willkie Shortlisted for 11 Honors at The Deal Awards 2021

Willkie has been shortlisted for eleven awards at the upcoming Deal Awards 2021, recognizing leading advisers, firms, lawyers, bankers and investors in large-cap and middle-market transactions driving the deal economy.

The firm and several attorneys individually are recognized as finalists for the following awards:

  • Energy & Industrials Law Firm of the Year (Middle Market) – Willkie
  • Financial Services Law Firm of the Year (Large Cap) – Willkie
  • Financial Services Law Firm of the Year (Middle Market) – Willkie
  • Financial Technology (FinTech) Law Firm of the Year (Middle Market) – Willkie
  • Technology, Media & Telecom Law Firm of the Year (Middle Market) – Willkie
  • Dealmaker of the Year (Middle Market) – Adam Turteltaub
  • Private Equity Dealmaker of the Year (Middle Market) – Jeffrey Poss
  • Financial Services Dealmaker of the Year (Large Cap) – John Schwolsky
  • Financial Services Dealmaker of the Year (Middle Market) – Jeffrey Poss
  • Healthcare, Pharma & Biotech Dealmaker of the Year (Large Cap) – Rosalind Fahey Kruse
  • Technology, Media & Telecom Dealmaker of the Year (Middle Market) – Adam Turteltaub

Additionally, the firm is recognized for its representation in the following shortlisted deals:

  • Deal of the Year (Middle Market):Spotify Technology acquires Bill Simmons Media Group: Outside Counsel – Willkie
  • Financial Services Deal of the Year (Large Cap):Allstate acquires fellow insurer National General: Outside Counsel – Willkie
  • Financial Services Deal of the Year (Large Cap):Deutsche Börse buys proxy adviser ISS from Genstar: Outside Counsel – Willkie
  • Technology, Media & Telecom Deal of the Year (Middle Market):Spotify Technology acquires Bill Simmons Media Group: Outside Counsel – Willkie
  • Fintech Deal of the Year (Middle Market):Insight Partners leads investment in PayCargo: Outside Counsel – Willkie

The winners will be announced on September 23, 2021 in New York.