WongPartnership Wins Eighth "Country Award for Singapore" at the 2019 Euromoney LMG Asia Women in Business Law Awards

18 Dec 2019

Singapore, 18 December 2019 WongPartnership has consistently been recognised for its efforts in supporting the development of women in the legal profession and providing innovative work/life programmes to enable women to pursue legal careers.

 

At the Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards held on 13 November 2019 in Hong Kong, our firm received the Award for the "Best National Firm for Women in Business Law" award for a record sixth time, and the "Country Award for Singapore" for the eighth time. We were also presented with the "Best National Firm for Talent Management" award for its commitment to advocacy of women at all levels and their progression within the firm; and the "Best Firm for Diversity by National Firm" award for its creativity and innovation in supporting the development of current and future women leaders in the legal sector for the second time running. WongPartnership has been the only Firm to be recognised in these two categories since their inception.

 

Apart from the Firm Awards, two of our partners were also recognised for their practice area expertise this year. Sim Bock Eng, Head of our Specialist & Private Client Disputes practice was named "Best in Trusts and Estates" while Wendy Lin, partner in our Commercial & Corporate Disputes and International Arbitration practices was recognised as a "Rising Star in Litigation".

 

To date, the Firm has garnered 25 Euromoney Legal Media Group's Asia Women in Business Law Awards since 2011.

 

The Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards celebrates achievements of law firms and in-house individuals and teams setting the standard in female-friendly working practices, and women leading the field in practice areas across Asia. The winners were chosen based on independent expert opinions across the Asia-Pacific region.

About WongPartnership

Headquartered in Singapore, WongPartnership is an award-winning law firm and one of the largest in the country. With offices in Beijing, Shanghai and Yangon, as well as in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur and Manila, through member firms of WPG, a regional law network, we are a leading provider of legal services in ASEAN, China and the Middle East. Together, WPG offers the expertise of over 400 professionals to meet the needs of our clients throughout the region.

About WPG

As part of WongPartnership's 25th anniversary celebrations, the firm has launched WPG, a regional law network. WongPartnership brings together a group of five prominent law firms across seven countries in a collaboration to provide clients with legal services in ASEAN, China and the Middle East. The WPG law network comprises WongPartnership and its member firms Al Aidarous Advocates and Legal Consultants (Middle East), Foong & Partners (Malaysia), Makes & Partners (Indonesia) and ZGLaw (Philippines). Doing business together is not only better, it is now easier.

WPG. Winning Partnerships. Leading Excellence.

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Jarrod Ng
Chief Operating Officer
DID: +65 6416 8095
Mobile: +65 8268 3279
Email: jarrod.ng@wongpartnership.com

Debbie Ng
Associate Director – Marketing & Communications
DID: +65 6416 8066
Mobile: +65 9061 2088
Email: debbie.ng@wongpartnership.com

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