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Mayer Brown is pleased to announce that Hong Kong partner and co-chair of the Intellectual Property group, Gabriela Kennedy has been honored again at the Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards, this time as the sole winner of the "Outstanding Practitioner Award".

The "Outstanding Practitioner Award” recognizes excellence and outstanding achievement and leadership in the legal field in Asia across all practice areas. 

Ms. Kennedy heads Mayer Brown's Asia IP and TMT group and is also the co-chair of the firm's global Intellectual Property practice and a member of the firm’s global Cybersecurity & Data Privacy practice. 

Commenting on her stellar win, Ms. Kennedy said, “I am honored to receive this award and feel privileged to be part of the outstanding group of women that were finalists at this year’s Euromoney Asia Women in Business Law Awards. The awards are not only a great testimony to the advancement and achievements that all women lawyers across the region have made, but they are also an encouragement for the industry to recognize and support the exceptional work of these talented women lawyers."

Under her leadership, the firm's IP and TMT practice has advised extensively on cutting-edge intellectual property, complex technology and high-profile media transactions, telecom matters, as well as data privacy and cybersecurity issues in Asia. Ms. Kennedy has earned wide-ranging industry recognition and awards as a leading lawyer in the fields of TMT and IP. She is a ‘frequent flyer” at the Asia Women in Business Law Awards having won a number of awards over the years : “Best in TMT” (four times) and “Best in Privacy and Data Protection” and “Best in IP Litigation”.

For more information on the Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards, please visit here.