March 28, 2017
At its annual GCR Awards, Global Competition Review recognized San Francisco partner Gary Spratling with a Lifetime Achievement Award and named two Gibson Dunn matters as Merger Control Matters of the Year. Microsoft/LinkedIn was named Merger Control Matter of the Year in Europe, and Marriott/Starwood was named Merger Control Matter of the Year in Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa. The Firm represented LinkedIn and Marriott respectively.
The awards were presented on March 28, 2017.