13 Oct 2015

(MEDIA RELEASE) Rajah & Tann Singapore voted as "Firm of the Year" by Asian-MENA Counsel's In-house Community Survey 2015

SINGAPORE, 13 October 2015 - Rajah & Tann Singapore has been voted as the "Most Responsive Domestic Firm of the Year” for the 4th consecutive year by the Asian-MENA Counsel's In-House Community "Representing Corporate Asia & Middle East" Survey, which attracted some 830 responses from senior in-house counsel. 

The Firm received recognition as “Firm of the Year” in 13 practice areas, up from 8 areas the year before and was the sole law firm to be consistently named for awards in Insurance, as well as Maritime and Shipping.

Member law firms of the Rajah & Tann Asia network continued to be recognised in several categories; Assegaf Hamzah & Partners was voted as the most “Responsive Domestic Law Firm of the Year” in Indonesia and was awarded "Firm of the Year” in 3 practice areas; Christopher & Lee Ong was an award winner in the "Energy and Natural Resources" practice area and Rajah & Tann (Thailand) added to the hat-trick of wins with its honourable mention as most “Responsive International Firm of the Year”.

Rajah & Tann Asia is the region’s home team that brings together leading law firms and lawyers in Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam, and is well-positioned to offer the highest standards of service to locally-based clients across the regions.
The listing of the awards is as follows:

 

Rajah & Tann Singapore

· Voted as Asian-MENA 2015 Most Responsive Domestic Firm
· Voted as Asian-MENA In-House Community Firm of the Year in the following practice areas:

1. Anti-Trust / Competition
2. Banking and Finance
3. Insurance
4. International Arbitration
5. Litigation and Dispute Resolution
6. Restructuring & Insolvency

· Honourable Mentions:
1. Capital Markets
2. Compliance / Regulatory
3. Corporate and M&A
4. Employment
5. Maritime and Shipping
6. Projects and Project Financing
7. Telecommunications, Media & Technology

 

Assegaf Hamzah & Partners

· Voted as Asian-MENA 2015 Most Responsive Domestic Firm
· Voted as Asian-MENA In-House Community Firm of the Year in the following practice areas:

1. Anti-Trust / Competition
2. Capital Markets
3. Projects and Project Financing

· Honourable Mention in Maritime and Shipping

 

Christopher & Lee Ong

· Voted as Asian-MENA In-House Community Firm of the Year in Energy and Natural Resources

· Honourable Mentions in the following areas:

1. Anti-Trust / Competition
2. Compliance / Regulatory
3. Telecommunications, Media & Technology

 

Rajah & Tann (Thailand)

· Honourable Mention as Most Responsive International Firm of the Year