Global Counsel Awards 2012

Global Counsel Awards

Shortlist

Competition (sponsored by Linklaters LLP)

Individual

  • Patrisia Reyes - Adidas Group
  • Terrie-Lynne Devonish - Aon Hewitt Canada
  • Kaarli Harry Eichhorn - General Electric Company
  • Mohd. Shah Bin Hashim - Nestlé Malaysia
  • Bharat Vasani - Tata Sons Ltd

Team

  • Life Healthcare
  • Microsoft Korea
  • Qantas Airways Limited
  • United Technologies Corporation
  • UPM-Kymmene Oyj

Corporate Tax (sponsored by the Association of Corporate Counsel)

Individual

  • Tom Skelly - Ford Motor Company
  • Zach Citron - GE Capital Europe Ltd
  • Francisco Gaivão - Melco Crown Entertainment Limited
  • Leonidas Borio - White Martins Gases Industriais

Employment (sponsored by Jackson Lewis LLP)

Individual

  • Richard Devereux - Intel Corporation
  • Yu Tao - Mary Kay (China) Cosmetics Co Ltd
  • Alirio Uribe García - Mecánicos Asociados SA
  • Jeff Wilke - Owens Corning
  • Caryn Carson - Tenet Healthcare Corporation

Team

  • American Express
  • Marsh & McLennan Companies
  • Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company
  • RBS
  • Warner Music Inc

General Commercial (sponsored by Greenberg Traurig LLP)

Individual

  • Pamela Bradford - Calvin Klein Inc
  • Hong Zhang - China Investment Corporation
  • Sheena Singla - Essar Energy plc
  • John Glennon - Exxon Mobil Corporation
  • Michael Rafford - Isola Group
  • Chris Ing - Oracle
  • Sarah Armstrong - SouthGobi Resources Ltd
  • José Luis Rodríguezmacedo - Wal-Mart de México y Centroamérica

Team

  • Cellcom Israel Ltd
  • Citibank Latin America
  • Duke Energy International
  • Enbridge Inc
  • ITT Corporation
  • Milliken & Company
  • Textron Financial Corporation
  • Vestas Mediterranean

Intellectual Property (sponsored by The IP Media Group)

Individual

  • Ravinder Chahil - Actavis
  • Noreen Krall - Apple Inc
  • Doug Luftman - CBS
  • Carlen Sanchez - Empresas Polar
  • Jennifer Yokoyama - NIKE Inc
  • Kathleen Gallagher - The Boeing Company

Team

  • Bayer AG
  • Boston Scientific Corporation
  • Caterpillar Inc
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Nokia
  • Saban Brands LLC

Litigation (sponsored by Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP)

Individual

  • Takashi Shimodaira - Asahi Kasei Corporation
  • Neal Berinhout - AT&T Mobility LLC
  • Cynthia Hughes-Coons - Bayer HealthCare LLC
  • Marcia Freitas - HSBC
  • Igor Blinov - Troika Dialog Group Limited

Team

  • CSX Transportation
  • Evonik Services GmbH
  • Human Genome Sciences Inc
  • Marsh & McLennan Companies
  • RiverStone Claims Management LLC

M&A (sponsored by Norton Rose LLP)

Individual

  • Stephen Johnson - CONSOL Energy Inc
  • José Gómez de Barreda - Globalvia Infraestructuras SA
  • Peter Volk - Gran Colombia Gold Corporation
  • Greg Orenstein - S1 Corporation
  • Tomas Allende - The Rohatyn Group
  • Gang Xu - Wal-Mart (China) Investment Co Ltd

Team

  • CA Technologies
  • Enfoca Inversiones
  • Hewlett-Packard International Sàrl
  • MasterCard Worldwide
  • Prudential Holdings of Japan Inc
  • SNC-Lavalin

Regulatory (Financial Services) (sponsored by Debevoise & Plimpton LLP)

Individual

  • Chris Allen - Barclays Capital
  • Louangela Bianchini - Citibank Brazil
  • Lorna Strong - HSBC Bank Canada
  • Benjamin Gruder - Invesco Institutional - WL Ross & Co
  • Carlos Vasquez - Visa

Team

  • BMO Financial Group
  • Grupo Ahorro Corporación
  • Ixe Banco SA
  • Managed Funds Association
  • Societe Generale Americas

Regulatory (Non-financial Services) (sponsored by Loeb & Loeb LLP)

Individual

  • Henri Nieuwoudt - Anglo American plc
  • Jeff Butvinik - Exxon Mobil Corporation
  • Marilù Capparelli - Google
  • Luiz Eduardo Bittencourt Freitas - Renova Energia SA
  • Katrina Trimble - TriHealth

Team

  • Allergan Inc
  • CCR SA
  • CSA Group Inc
  • Molson Coors Brewing Company
  • PHH Corporation

General Counsel of the Year (sponsored by the Association of Corporate Counsel)

Individual

  • Gim Boon Tan - Axiata Group Berhad
  • Janet Kelly - ConocoPhillips Company
  • Luiz Gustavo Perrotti - Magnesita
  • Noah Hanft - MasterCard Worldwide
  • Michael Herlihy - Smiths Group plc