Iberian Lawyer is pleased to announce the III edition of the Gold Awards 2016

This year´s Gold Awards by Iberian Lawyer will be recognizing excellence amongst legal and compliance professionals that are bringing a competitive edge to their business, be that within a Spanish and Portuguese business – working at home or abroad – or within the Iberian operations of an international business.

A new award will be given to the success of the legal & compliance teams internationally and in particular in Latin America and Africa, considered as the main regions where Spanish and Portuguese businesses have traditionally established business.


Here are the different categories of the Gold Awards 2016. Candidates can submit entries for more than one category, but each nomination must be completed separately.

Team categories

  • Legal team achievement award (Spain and Portugal)
  • Compliance team achievement award (Spain and Portugal)
  • Global team achievement award – focus on Africa – focus on Latin America

 Individual categories. Legal or compliance excellence when providing advice in

  • Projects & infrastructure
  • Corporate compliance
  • Corporate law
  • Telecommunications, Media and Technology

The submission process is now open. Click here  The submission deadline is September 14th, 24.00h (GMT+1).

The Awards Jury members: Click here

More information please contact laura.lopez@iberianlegalgroup.com


Law2Biz – Think-tank discussion

The Gold Awards ceremony will be preceded by the Law2Biz. A think-tank discussion with a selected group of General Counsel , Compliance officers and leading lawyers from law firms that will meet to discuss “Competitive edge:  Legal and compliance as key drivers of corporate competitive advantage”




In 2014, the awards gathered around 190 guests including Secretaries of the Board, in-house lawyers and compliance officers from companies such as:

Grupo Sanitas, Grupo Ahorro Corporación, Tyco, Globalvia, NH Hoteles, Grupo FerroAtlántica, Credit Suisse, Everis Spain, Siemens, Samsung Electronics Iberia, Teva Group Spain, Ingeteam, Hewlett-Packard, Ros Roca Environment, Grupo ACS, Adveo, BBVA, Pernod Ricard España, Nokia Siemens Networks, Pentair, CaixaBank, Abertis Infraestructuras, Samsung Electronics Iberia, General Electric España, Telefónica, Tuenti Technologies, Novartis, Endesa, S.A., Grupo SEAT, The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), Telefónica On the Spot and XL Group, amongst others.