Milbank was recognized at the 2019 Euromoney Legal Media Group Americas Women in Business Law Awards. For the third year in a row, the firm was named “Best International Firm for Work-Life Balance” in recognition of its outstanding commitment to workplace policies and initiatives that help lawyers sustainably manage their careers. Milbank also took home the “Best International Firm Latin America Practice” award for the third consecutive year.
Reflecting the strength of Milbank’s women lawyers, two of the firm’s partners earned nominations this year: Deborah Festa (Best in structured finance (including securitization & derivatives)) and Carolina Walther-Meade (Best in energy, natural resources & mining).
The firm was also shortlisted for its gender diversity initiative, pro bono work, talent management, and as most innovative international firm and best firm for women in business law.