February 25, 2020 — Hughes Hubbard has been shortlisted for two honors by The Deal in the media company’s The Deal Awards Middle Market 2020.

HHR was nominated for “Technology, Media & Telecom Law Firm of the Year.” The firm also advised Daimler Trucks in an acquisition selected as a finalist for “Most Innovative Deal of the Year.” This year’s awards will be presented at Bryant Park Grill in New York on April 29.

Ken Lefkowitz led the team that served as legal counsel to Daimler Trucks and Buses, a subsidiary of German automaker Daimler AG, in its acquisition of a majority stake in U.S. self-driving technology company Torc Robotics.

The team also included Gerold Niggemann, Andy Braiterman, Matthew Syrkin, Ryan Fayhee, Michael DeBernardis, Alan Kashdan, Carol Remy, David Cohen, Justin Cohen, Don D'Amico, Tyler Grove, Ose Okoruwa and Sydney Stringer.