ACC, ILO Honor Leading Corporate Counsel Worldwide
Posted: Jun 18, 2014
The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC), a global bar association representing more than 33,000 in-house counsel employed by over 10,000 organizations, in conjunction with the International Law Office (ILO), recognized the world's top in-house counsel at its eighth annual Global Counsel Awards, held last week in New York.
ACC member Clovis Torres Jr. of Vale SA of Brazil was named Global General Counsel of the Year. John Page, ACC vice-chair, presented the award to Torres, who was selected from a pool of more than 4,000 nominees judged on effective communication, legal understanding, commercial awareness, depth and strength of team and management skills. Torres was also named General Counsel of the Year at the Latin American Counsel Awards presented in March.
To see the full list of winners, visit: http://www.internationallawoffice.com/Awards/GCA/2014/Winners.aspx.