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THE LEGAL 500 AWARDS

The Legal 500 Awards > UK > 2018 IN-HOUSE WINNERS

In-house winners

BANKING

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Kate Cheetham
General counsel, Lloyds

TEAM OF THE YEAR

Barclays
Led by Simon Croxford, general counsel, group centre legal

ENERGY

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Euan McVicar
Head of transaction structuring , Green Investment Bank

TEAM OF THE YEAR

EDF
Led by Angela Hepworth, corporate policy and regulation director

ENVIRONMENT

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Matthew Owen Gingell
General counsel, Oxygen House Group

TEAM OF THE YEAR

Land Securities
Led by Tim Ashby, general counsel

FINANCE

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Rushad Abadan
General counsel, Standard Life Aberdeen

TEAM OF THE YEAR

CME Group
Led by Adrienne Seaman, executive director legal EMEA

HEALTHCARE

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Jasy Loyal
Executive director and vice president of legal services, HCA Healthcare UK

TEAM OF THE YEAR

GlaxoSmithKline/Galvani Bioelectronics
Led by Gwynedd Warren, vice president and head of legal and intellectual property

INSURANCE

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Rhic Webb
General counsel for Europe, Asia and Latin America, XL Group

TEAM OF THE YEAR

Aviva
Led by Kirsty Cooper, general counsel

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Wayne Spillett
Head of legal – partner markets, commercial operations and intellectual property group legal, Vodafone

TEAM OF THE YEAR

BAE Systems
Led by Matt McBrien, head of patents

LITIGATION

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Matt Matule
Head of litigation, VEON

TEAM OF THE YEAR

ThermoFisher Scientific
Led by Alasdair Moodie, general counsel, Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA)

PRIVATE EQUITY AND ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Heather Mitchell
Global general counsel for investment, The Carlyle Group

TEAM OF THE YEAR

OakTree Capital

PUBLIC SECTOR

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Nick Olley
General counsel, Government Legal Department

TEAM OF THE YEAR

ClientEarth
Led by Doug Ruley, general counsel

REAL ESTATE

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Rob Booth
General counsel, The Crown Estate

TEAM OF THE YEAR

CBRE Global Investors
Led by Manu Chopra, general counsel and senior director

TAX

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Ruth Hopkins
Director of tax and treasury, Dyson

TEAM OF THE YEAR

GE/PwC

Technology

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Trevor Callaghan
General counsel, DeepMind Technologies

TEAM OF THE YEAR

PayPal UK
Led by Tom Brown, director and head of legal UK and Ireland

Telecoms

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Scott Dresser
General counsel, VEON

TEAM OF THE YEAR

BT
Led by Chris Fowler, general counsel, UK commercial legal service

Transport

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Ahsan Gulabkhan
Senior counsel, Virgin Atlantic

TEAM OF THE YEAR

Transport for London
Led by Howard Carter, general counsel

In-house technology

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Sarah Rosser
Head of the enterprise legal team, Vodafone

TEAM OF THE YEAR

John Lewis Partnership
Led by Keith Hubber, general counsel

M&A

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Craig Harris
Senior M&A counsel, BAT

TEAM OF THE YEAR

Johnson Controls
Led by David Symonds, VP and regional general counsel EMEA

Supply chain transformation

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

David Dobbie
Deputy general counsel, VEON

TEAM OF THE YEAR

Kingfisher
Led by Elizabeth Messud, Group legal director

Team development

WINNER

Ricoh
Led by Tina Smith, Vice president, EMEA group legal

Lifetime achievement/services to the in-house profession

WINNERS

Bjarne Tellmann
General counsel, Pearson

Maaike de Bie
General counsel, Royal Mail

Siobhan Moriarty
General counsel, Diageo

Dan Fitz
General counsel, BT

Donny Ching
General counsel, Shell

Rosemary Martin
General counsel, Vodafone

Tim Hailes
General counsel, JP Morgan

Alison Kay
General counsel, National Grid

DATA PROTECTION

INDIVIDUAL OF THE YEAR

Nina Barakzai
Head of data protection & privacy, Sky

DIVERSITY CHAMPION

WINNERS

Patrick Rowe
Deputy general counsel, Accenture

Ritva Sotamaa
Chief legal officer, Unilever

The Legal 500
UK Awards 2018

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