WongPartnership has been named the SE Asia Deal Firm of the Year, ahead of five other regional firms, at the recent Asian Legal Business (ALB) SE Asia Law Awards 2017.
In addition to the SE Asia Deal Firm of the Year award, we also won two deal category awards at the annual event:
M&A Deal of the Year (Premium): CMA CGM's Acquisition of Neptune Orient Lines
Equity Market Deal of the Year (Midsize): Frasers Logistics' IPO Listing
WongPartnership Chairman and Senior Partner Alvin Yeo SC Receives Prestigious Chambers Outstanding Contribution Award
WongPartnership's Chairman and Senior Partner, Mr Alvin Yeo, SC, has been honoured with the "Outstanding Contribution to the Legal Profession" Award at the Chambers Asia-Pacific 2017 awards. The prestigious award is given to only two recipients each year in recognition of their exceptional work in their respective fields, continued contribution to the Asian legal arena
Mr Yeo is Singapore's foremost arbitration counsel. Chambers Asia-Pacific lauded Mr Yeo for providing "leadership on SIAC and ICC proceedings" and is "an excellent strategist as well as a first-rate litigator" who is "deeply impressive and [an] extremely capable individual". Mr Yeo said: "I am deeply honoured to receive this award. This would not have been possible without the unwavering support of our clients and my colleagues over the past 25 years. WongPartnership is celebrating its silver jubilee this year, so this is a fitting testament to the growth and success of WongPartnership in the Asia-Pacific legal landscape."
WongPartnership Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary
WongPartnership LLP turns 25 this year. As we celebrate our silver jubilee, we thank all our valued clients, friends and colleagues for their unstinting support and loyalty, without which, our achievements would not have been possible.
As we continue our journey as a leading law firm in Singapore and beyond, we remain firmly committed to building a winning partnership with all our clients for many more years to come. Just as we have done so for the past 25 years.
WongPartnership is the only Singapore law firm ranked in Top 30 of the World's Leading Restructuring & Insolvency Practices
WongPartnership is the only Singapore law firm ranked by the Global Restructuring Review (GRR) in its top 30 list of leading firms for restructuring & insolvency globally. Called the GRR 30, these firms top a list of 100 firms identified by GRR in their guide to the world's best cross-border restructuring & insolvency practices all of which have been identified as "a safe pair of hands for carrying out insolvency and restructuring work with an international dimension." In addition to being ranked in the top 30 of restructuring & insolvency firms worldwide, WongPartnership was nominated for "The Most Important Recognition Decision" Award and "The Small/Regional Law Firm That Impressed" Award at the GRR Awards dinner.
WongPartnership has achieved the rare feat of being awarded Tier 1 rankings in the major transactional practices of Corporate and M&A, Capital Markets and Banking & Finance as well as in Dispute Resolution, in the recently released The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2017. This is the first time any Singapore law firm has received Tier 1 rankings in all these major areas of practice over the last 10 years. The guide which is one of the world's most renowned and reputable circulating legal ranking publications has for the past 28 years, provided clients with insights to the global legal market by assessing the strengths of law firms in over 100 jurisdictions and feedback from 250,000 clients worldwide.
WongPartnership LLP (UEN: T08LL0003B) is a limited liability law partnership registered in Singapore under the Limited Liability Partnerships Act (Chapter 163A).