Gerard Forlin KC Wins ACQFive Global Award for UK – Regulatory Barrister of the Year

17 May 2024

Commercial and Regulatory

Gerard Forlin KC has been awarded the ACQFive Global Award for UK – Regulatory Barrister of the Year. Established in 2003, the ACQFive Global Awards celebrate achievement, innovation, and brilliance within various industries on an annual basis.

The ACQFive Global Awards are known for their independent nomination process and industry-driven selection criteria. Winners are chosen by the industry itself, reflecting the high regard in which Gerard is held by his peers.

Gerard’s recognition as the UK – Regulatory Barrister of the Year underscores his significant contributions to the field and his exceptional reputation among his peers. This was reviewed by over 250,000 global senior executives.

Most recently, Gerard participated in Cornerstone Climate Month hosting a training session on ecocide, which encompasses unlawful or wanton acts committed with the knowledge that there is a substantial likelihood of causing severe, widespread, or long-term damage to the environment.

Gerard, with his three decades long experience in regulatory, commercial, health and safety, inquests and inquiries, and aviation law, and with a truly global practice having worked in over 80 countries, places him in a unique position at the forefront of a growing and important area of environmental law.

He has been ranked in all the legal directories for over 25 years in numerous fields of practice. Most recently, he was described in Chambers and Partners as a “phenomenal court advocate”.

Congratulations to Gerard Forlin KC on this well-deserved honor.