Hosted by Legal Week (organisers of The British Legal Awards) and the Corporate Counsel Middle East Group (CCME), the Corporate Counsel Middle East Awards celebrate legal excellence in the Middle East and are open to in-house legal teams and law firms operating throughout the region.
The 2012 awards evening was co-hosted by Richard Dean, who presents Business Tonight on Dubai Eye, and by Elias Hayek, president of the Corporate Counsel Middle East Group and vice president, legal, EAME division, Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide. Elias is also chair of this year's judging panel, which is made up of senior in-house lawyers and other legal and business figures from the region.
Categories for this year's awards include General Counsel of the Year, Legal Department of the Year (Small team and large team), Legal Counsel of the Year, Middle East Law Firm of the Year and International Law Firm of the Year. There are also a series of sector-based awards to celebrate the achievements of law firm teams working across the Middle East.
The awards ceremony will take place the day after the annual networking forum for general counsel, Legal Week Corporate Counsel Forum Middle East.
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Publisher, Legal Week
Related event: The British Legal Awards