Euromoney Legal Media Group honored Sidley as the “Best Firm in U.S. Midwest” at the 2019 Euromoney LMG Americas Women in Business Law Awards. The annual awards recognize the individuals, teams and firms setting a new standard in progressive work practices and leading the way in their fields.
Additionally, New York senior counsel Cathy M. Kaplan was shortlisted for the “Best in Structured Finance” award and Houston partner Heather M. Palmer was shortlisted for the “Best in Environment” award.
Cathy focuses her practice on a broad range of structured finance transactions within global finance. She has worked on structured notes, structured insurance products, CDOs, CLOs, cross-border transactions and asset- and mortgage-backed financings.
Heather has extensive experience in energy-related environmental issues. She advises energy, petrochemical and pipeline companies and clients in the power and utility sector on environmental compliance and the allocation of environmental liabilities in mergers and acquisitions.