Chambers Asia-Pacific Awards 2021

About the awards

We are delighted to host Chambers Asia-Pacific Awards 2021. The awards recognise a law firm’s pre-eminence in key jurisdictions in the region. They also reflect achievements over the past 12 months including outstanding work, impressive strategic growth and excellence in client service. They honour the work of national and international law firms across the region based on the research for the recent edition of Chambers Asia-Pacific.

Chambers Asia-Pacific Awards 2021 – Shortlists

Australia Law Firm of the Year
Allens
Ashurst
Clayton Utz
Herbert Smith Freehills
King & Wood Mallesons
MinterEllison

China (PRC Firms) Corporate Firm of the Year
Fangda Partners
Han Kun Law Offices
Jingtian & Gongcheng
JunHe LLP
King & Wood Mallesons
Zhong Lun Law Firm

China (PRC Firms) Finance Firm of the Year
Fangda Partners
Global Law Offices
Jingtian & Gongcheng
JunHe LLP
King & Wood Mallesons
Zhong Lun Law Firm

China (PRC Firms) Dispute Resolution Firm of the Year
Fangda Partners
Huizhong Law Firm
Jincheng Tongda & Neal
King & Wood Mallesons
Tian Tong Law Firm
Zhong Lun Law Firm

China (PRC Firms) Client Service Award
Guantao Law Firm
Han Kun Law Offices
Jincheng Tongda & Neal
Jingtian & Gongcheng
JunHe LLP
Llinks Law Offices

China (PRC Firms) Best Regional Firm of the Year
Chongqing Solton & Partners
Deheng Law Firm
Sunshine Law Firm
T&C Law Firm
Winners Law Firm
Zhenghan Law Firm

China (International Firms) Corporate & Finance Firm of the Year
Allen & Overy
Clifford Chance
Davis Polk
Freshfields
Kirkland & Ellis
Linklaters
Skadden

China (International Firms) Dispute Resolution Firm of the Year
Allen & Overy
Clifford Chance
Davis Polk
Herbert Smith Freehills
Linklaters
Mayer Brown
Sidley Austin

India National Firm of the Year
AZB
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
J Sagar Associates
Khaitan & Co
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas
Trilegal

India International Firm of the Year
Allen & Overy
Clifford Chance
Herbert Smith Freehills
Latham & Watkins
Linklaters
Norton Rose Fulbright

Indonesia Domestic Firm of the Year
ABNR Counsellors at Law
Assegaf Hamzah & Partners
Ginting & Reksodiputro
Hadiputranto, Hadinoto & Partners
Hiswara Bunjamin & Tandjung
SSEK Legal Consultants

Indonesia International Firm of the Year
Ashurst
Allen & Overy
Clifford Chance
Herbert Smith Freehills
King & Spalding
Latham & Watkins
Milbank

Japan Domestic Law Advisers of the Year
Anderson Mori & Tomotsune
Atsumi & Sakai
Mori Hamada & Matsumoto
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu
Nishimura & Asahi
Oh-Ebashi
TMI Associates

Japan International Law Advisers of the Year
Baker McKenzie
Clifford Chance
Herbert Smith Freehills
Linklaters
Morrison & Foerster
White & Case

Malaysia Firm of the Year
Christopher & Lee Ong
Rahmat Lim & Partners
Shearn Delamore
Skrine
Wong & Partners
Zaid Ibrahim & Co

Mekong Region Firm of the Year
(Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam, Thailand – award focused on firms with a strong presence across the Mekong delta).
DFDL
Rajah & Tann
Tilleke & Gibbins
ZICO Law

New Zealand Firm of the Year
Bell Gully
Buddle Findlay
Chapman Tripp
MinterEllison
RuddWatts
Russell McVeagh
Simpson Grierson

Offshore Firm of the Year
Conyers
Harneys
Maples Group
Mourant
Ogier
Walkers

Philippines Firm of the Year
Angara Abello Concepcion Regala & Cruz
Gatmaytan Yap Patacsil Gutierrez & Protacio
Quisumbing Torres
Romulo Mabanta Buenaventura Sayoc & De Los Angeles
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan
Villaraza & Angangco

Singapore Corporate & Finance Domestic Law Advisers
Allen & Gledhill
Dentons Rodyk & Davidson LLP
Drew & Napier LLC
Rajah & Tann
Shook Lin & Bok LLP
WongPartnership

Singapore Corporate & Finance International Law Advisers
Allen & Overy
Baker McKenzie
Clifford Chance
Herbert Smith Freehills
King & Spalding
Linklaters
Milbank

Singapore Arbitration Firm of the Year
Clifford Chance LLP
Drew & Napier LLC
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
Herbert Smith Freehills
King & Spalding LLP
Rajah & Tann LLP
WongPartnership

South Korea International Firm of the Year
Cleary Gottlieb
Herbert Smith Freehills
Linklaters
Paul Hastings
Ropes & Gray
White & Case

South Korea National Firm of the Year
Bae, Kim & Lee
Kim & Chang
Lee & Ko
Shin & Kim
Yulchon

Taiwan Firm of the Year
Baker McKenzie
Formosa Transnational Attorneys At Law
Jones Day
LCS & Partners
Lee and Li Attorneys at Law
Lexcel Partners
Tsar & Tsai

Thailand Firm of the Year
Allen & Overy
Baker McKenzie
Linklaters
Tilleke & Gibbins
Watson Farley & Williams
Weerawong C&P

Vietnam Firm of the Year
Allen & Overy
Baker McKenzie
Frasers Law Company
Freshfields
VILAF
YKVN

ASEAN Firm of the Year
Allen & Gledhill
Allen & Overy
Baker McKenzie
Linklaters
Rajah & Tann

Asia-Pacific Firm of the Year
Allen & Overy
Baker McKenzie
Clifford Chance
Herbert Smith Freehills
King & Wood Mallesons
Linklaters

Chambers Asia-Pacific Awards 2021 – D&I Shortlists

Outstanding Firm for D&I
Corrs Chambers Westgarth – Australia
Dentons Kensington Swan – New Zealand
Eiger – Taiwan
Herbert Smith Freehills – Hong Kong
Samvad Partners – India
Tilleke & Gibbins – Thailand
V&A Law – Vietnam
Winkler Partners – Taiwan

Outstanding Firm for Pro Bono
Nishimura & Asahi – Japan
Mori Hamada & Matsumoto – Japan
Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP – Singapore
Ropes & Gray LLP – Hong Kong
Trilegal – India
WongPartnership – Singapore

Outstanding Contribution Award (Private practice individual)
Assegaf Hamzah & Partners – Indonesia
Clifford Chance LLP – Singapore
Mori Hamada & Matsumoto – Japan
Samvad Partners – India
Sparke Helmore Lawyers – Australia

Outstanding Contribution Award (In-house individual)
Bauer Media – Australia
Danareksa – Indonesia
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts – Hong Kong
J.P. Morgan – Hong Kong
Nando’s Australia – Australia

Event Details:
Event date
Thursday, 15 April 2021
09:00 am - 10:00 am UTC
Event location
Online
Event tiers
Law firms - FREE
In-house teams - FREE

Dennis Li, Chambers Editor - Greater China Region
Speaker of Chambers Asia-Pacific Guide Launch
James Watts, Chambers Acting Editor - Asia-Pacific
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