McDermott Highly Commended for Finance Team of the Year and Private Equity Team of the Year at The Lawyer Awards 2023
LONDON – June 21, 2023 – International law firm McDermott Will & Emery is pleased to announce that it has been highly commended for Finance Team of the Year and Private Equity Team of the Year as part of The Lawyer Awards 2023.
McDermott’s Impact Finance team, led by Ranajoy Basu and supported by Priya Taneja and Siddhartha Sivaramakrishna, acted as lead counsel to the United Nations in launching a landmark Global Fund for Refugees – an innovative, first-of-its-kind USD 500,000,000 Shariah-compliant global fund, established to address the developmental and humanitarian needs of millions of forcibly displaced people.
The Lawyer Awards honors UK lawyers and powerhouse firms across diverse areas. The judging panel features industry experts from the bar, private practice, and in-house sectors – ensuring objective views and benefits from a breadth of expertise across the legal industry.
McDermott Will & Emery partners with leaders around the world to fuel missions, knock down barriers and shape markets. Our team works seamlessly across practices and industries to deliver highly effective solutions that propel success. More than 1,400 lawyers strong, we bring our personal passion and legal prowess to bear in every matter for our clients and the people they serve.