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Kelly Naphtali

Hong Kong, China Asia-Pacific Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Restructuring/Insolvency (International Firms) , Dispute Resolution: Litigation (International Firms)
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Restructuring/Insolvency (International Firms) - China

Band 4

Kelly Naphtali is widely acknowledged as a "well-regarded, really good litigator," regularly assisting on complex cross-border restructuring and bankruptcy matters.
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Dispute Resolution: Litigation (International Firms) - China

Band 5

Kelly Naphtali enters the rankings after winning praise from a range of market sources, with one client asserting: "She helps us anticipate the other side's arguments and responses, delivering the point so it is taken more favourably than it might otherwise have been. She is very responsive and hands-on too." Her contentious practice spans restructuring and insolvency disputes, professional negligence claims and shareholder disputes, as well as applications for interim measures.
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Kelly Naphtali is a partner of the Hong Kong office of Kirkland & Ellis. She has earned a well-deserved reputation for handling difficult commercial and insolvency related disputes in both court and arbitration, often requiring urgent action to prevent the movement or dissipation of assets. Kelly has worked on claims in jurisdictions including Hong Kong, China, Canada, Japan, Singapore, Korea, Philippines, Australia and throughout the Caribbean. Consequently, Kelly has a wealth of experience in managing and running cross-border litigation and arbitration, including claims arising from corporate collapses.

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