RL&P News 20 January 2022
Rahmat Lim & Partners and firms in the Allen & Gledhill network continue to be recognised as leading law firms in South-east Asia in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2022. Our Firm has achieved more Tier 1 rankings this year compared to last year. We continue to be ranked Tier 1 in Banking and finance, Corporate and M&A, Real estate and construction as well as Projects and energy, and have improved in ranking to Tier 1 in the Labour and employment category. Our Antitrust and competition, Capital markets, Dispute resolution, Intellectual property, Shipping, and TMT (including FinTech practices are also ranked). Additionally, six lawyers have been named as Hall of Fame or Leading Individuals. For more information about the rankings of Rahmat Lim & Partners, please click here.
Our associate firm, Allen & Gledhill continues to have the highest number of Tier 1 practice rankings and lawyers recognised as Hall of Fame or Leading Individuals, Next Generation Partners or Rising Stars. This year, 40 lawyers have been ranked compared to 36 from last year. For more information about the rankings of Allen & Gledhill (Singapore), please click here.
Allen & Gledhill’s Myanmar office continues to be ranked Tier 1 in Corporate and M&A as well as Projects, the only two categories covered for local firms in Myanmar. Managing Director, Minn Naing Oo, continues to be named as a Leading Individual in the two categories. Director, Oh Hsiu-Hau continues to be named as a Leading Individual in the area of Corporate and M&A, and has been newly recognised as a Recommended individual in the Projects category. For more information about the rankings of Allen & Gledhill (Myanmar), please click here.
Allen & Gledhill’s network firm, Soemadipradja & Taher continues to be ranked Tier 1 in Dispute resolution as well as Labour and employment. Additionally, they have four individuals named as Hall of Fame or Leading Individuals or as Rising Stars. For more information about the rankings of Soemadipradja & Taher, please click here.
Allen & Gledhill’s Vietnam office has also been identified as a Firm to Watch in the Corporate & M&A category, despite being established only in October 2020.
The Legal 500 Asia Pacific is one of the top legal publications which provide unbiased commentary and insight into the legal marketplaces of 25 Asia Pacific jurisdictions. The rankings reflect the results of detailed analysis of law firm submissions and thousands of interviews with GCs and private practice lawyers, and is conducted by a team of experienced researchers.