Asia Deals: Week of July 29

BY Rowena Muñiz |

TT&A headlines Greenko’s $950 mln mega green bond sale, Clifford Chance leads on $813 mln record-setting Prime U.S. REIT’s IPO, and much more in our weekly deals spotlight.

Asia Appointments: Week of July 1

BY Rowena Muñiz |

Shook Lin & Bok adds two new partners, King & Wood's latest senior promotions round, and much more in our weekly appointments spotlight.

ALB Asia Top 50 2018: Another Year of Growth and Expansion

BY Elizabeth Beattie, ALB |

For the fifth straight year, the U.S.-headquartered Baker McKenzie took the top spot in the Asian Legal Business Top 50 international law firm rankings, while China’s Yingke Law Firm headed the table for the domestic Asian firms with a whopping 6500+ lawyers. While some established names dropped down the rankings, many others grew after bolstering their partner and associate numbers. And it all underscored the fact that Asia remained a dynamic market, and will be so for years to come.

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Asia Appointments: Week of August 6

BY Rowena Muñiz |

Fangda snares international arbitration partner, disputes expert from WongPartnership moves back to Drew & Napier, and other updates in this week’s Asia Appointments table.

Asia Deals: Week of August 6

BY Rowena Muñiz |

Leading firms aid China Tower on $6.9 bln IPO, Davis Polk delivers in Heiny and China Resources’ $2.3 bln deal, and other updates in this week’s Asia Deals table.

CLOSING SOON: Submissions for ALB M&A Rankings 2018


Submissions for ALB’s annual ranking of the best law firms for M&A in Asia is closing soon.

Asia Deals: Week of July 23

BY Rowena Muñiz |

India firms unite for UPL‘s $4.2 bln cash deal, Simpson, Lee & Li and Bakers hit the road on KKR’s $1.6 bln takeover of LCY Chemical, and other updates in this week’s Asia Deals table.

RHT adds China’s Grandall to its ASEAN Plus Group

BY Ranajit Dam |

ASEAN Plus Group (APG), the Asian legal network spearheaded by Singapore’s RHTLaw Taylor Wessing, has added the PRC’s Grandall Law Firm as a member.

A newfound patent passion

BY Chris Thomson |

The popularity of IP litigation in Asia has soared of late, with jurisdictions such as China vastly increasing their role on the global stage. Though sectors such as pharmaceuticals have seen a drop over the past decade

Asia Appointments: Week of September 19

BY Karuna Jainpalli |

Ashurst's Asia departures continue as Singapore head exits, StanChart Thailand legal head joins A&O as partner, and more in this week’s appointments table.

DEADLINE EXTENDED: ALB Top 50 Largest Law Firms


We have extended the submission deadline for the ALB Top 50 Largest Law Firms Rankings 2016 to Wednesday, September 21.