Sidley is proud to announce partner Effie Vasilopoulos has been honored as the sole winner of the “Outstanding Practitioner Award” which was presented at the Euromoney Legal Media Group's Asia Women in Business Law Awards 2018. The featured award of the evening recognized outstanding achievement across all practice areas.
The annual award ceremony gathers the best women lawyers from across the Asia Pacific region, recognizing best in class lawyers in individual private practice areas, in-house teams as well as the achievements of law firms creating female-friendly working practices and initiatives. The award ceremony was held on November 8, 2018 in Hong Kong.
A member of Sidley’s Executive Committee, Effie is also a global co-leader of the Investment Funds group. Effie focuses on investment fund formation transactions, particularly the development of innovative investment fund structures and financial products, including hedge funds, real estate funds, private equity arrangements, exchange-traded funds including real estate investment trusts, and other publicly offered funds.