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Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

Dispute Resolution: Litigation (International Firms)

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What the team is known for

Highly respected practice offering a wealth of expertise in cross-border litigation. Clients benefit from the team's close coordination with colleagues in the firm's New York and Washington, DC offices. Regularly acts on matters in key jurisdictions across the Asia-Pacific region. Particularly well regarded for its handling of regulatory enforcement matters, and white-collar investigations. Advises a wide range of high-calibre clients, including financial institutions, asset managers, Chinese and multinational corporates, accounting firms and law firms.

Strengths

A client states: "I mainly deal with the partners and have always received excellent service from them. They are very client-oriented and very reassuring in the advice they give."

Another source describes the team as a "super practice that is genuinely top-end."

Work highlights

Represented Asia Cement in connection with the opposition to legal proceedings commenced by China Shanshui Cement Group for alleged unlawful conspiracy.

Notable practitioners

James Wadham is described by one client as "one of the finest lawyers in Asia," while another source considers him "very technically sound and a very good advocate." His practice spans a range of corporate litigation and investigations.

Martin Rogers has a consistent track record of deftly handling financial services disputes and advising clients on regulatory issues. A client notes: "He is particularly reassuring in difficult litigation matters and is always very unequivocal in his advice," adding: "He is very good with both the law and strategy, and has an intimidating reputation in the market, so it's good to have him on your side."

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Dispute Resolution: Litigation (International Firms) Department

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

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The Hong Kong Club Building

3A Chater Road

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Dispute Resolution: Litigation (International Firms)


James Wadham
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Martin Rogers
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