Kirkland and Skadden take home top honours at Transatlantic Legal Awards

Kirkland named Transatlantic Law Firm of the Year as Skadden picks up multiple awards

Kirkland & Ellis and Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom were among the big winners at the Transatlantic Legal Awards, held last night at London’s Lancaster Place.

Kirkland (pictured) saw off competition from a raft of leading international law firms to be named Transatlantic Law Firm of the Year at the awards, hosted by Legal Week editor-in chief Georgina Stanley and The American Lawyer editor-in-chief Gina Passarella.