September 16, 2022

Three Mayer Brown lawyers recognized at 2022 Women in Business Law Awards for APAC


Mayer Brown announced today that three IP and TMT lawyers in Hong Kong have brought home awards at Euromoney's 2022 Women in Business Law Awards for APAC.

Gabriela Kennedy, partner and head of the Asia IP and TMT group, has been recognized as "Technology Lawyer of the Year.” Gabriela has been recognized multiple times at the Women in Business Law Awards for APAC – she won “Best in TMT” award in 2011, 2012, 2015 and 2018, "Best in IP Litigation" award in 2016, "Best in Privacy and Data Protection" award in 2017, as well as "Practitioner of the Year" award in 2019.

Partner Amita Haylock has for the second time been awarded "Copyright Lawyer of the Year,” and counsel Michelle Yee has been named "IP Rising Star” in 2022.

The annual Women in Business Law Awards celebrate the achievements of the region's leading women lawyers and the most progressive law firms in terms of their gender policies, advocacy and support of women in law.  The winners are chosen based on research drawn from firm submissions and client feedback throughout the region.

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