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November 26, 2019

Krishna Omkar Receives “Rising Star” Award at British Legal Awards

LONDON, Nov. 26, 2019 —King & Spalding senior associate Krishna Omkar received the “Rising Star - Private Practice” award at the annual British Legal Awards ceremony in London on Nov. 21.

The award recognizes lawyers under age 40 for their leadership ability, strategic vision, troubleshooting, legal skills, client satisfaction and contributions to the success of the business and the wider UK community. The event was hosted by Legal Week in association with The City of London Law Society.

Omkar is a member of the firm’s Corporate, Finance and Investments practice and is an active advocate for the LGBTI community.

King & Spalding partner Jules Quinn was a finalist in the “Women in Law Award - Law Firm” category.

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