27 Mar 2017
(MEDIA RELEASE) Rajah & Tann Singapore wins Chambers’ National Law Firm of the Year Award
SINGAPORE, 27 March 2017 – Rajah & Tann Singapore has been awarded Singapore’s National Law Firm of the Year Award at the Chambers Asia-Pacific Awards 2017, a prestigious event that honours the leading law firms in the Asia-Pacific region.
Rajah & Tann Singapore beat five other firms to clinch the accolade at the award ceremony, held at The Fullerton Hotel last Friday. The firm last won the award in 2013 and 2015, and is the only law firm in the Republic to have won it thrice since the inception of the awards in 2012.
Rajah & Tann Managing Partner Lee Eng Beng, SC said: “We are honoured to be recognised by Chambers, whose awards are widely respected in the legal industry. This award is testament of the quality and range of our services to our clients in Singapore and Southeast Asia.
On behalf of all my colleagues at Rajah & Tann, I would like to thank our clients and business partners for their support over the years, without which we would not have come this far in our professional achievements.
We will continue to grow our regional capabilities and provide the best services to support the diverse needs of our clients in this region.”
The awards recognise domestic and international law firms’ pre-eminence in key practice areas and notable achievements over the past 12 months including outstanding work, impressive strategic growth and excellence in client service. The award is given to the leading domestic and international law firm in each country surveyed, based on research for the 2017 edition of Chambers Asia-Pacific.
Rajah & Tann Singapore is one of the largest full-service law firms in Singapore and South East Asia, with market leading practices in dispute resolution, international arbitration, shipping, insolvency, restructuring, corporate & commercial, tax & trust amongst others. Through Rajah & Tann Asia, it is a member of one of the largest legal networks in ASEAN with around 650 fee earners.
About Rajah & Tann Asia – www.rajahtannasia.com
Rajah & Tann Asia brings together leading law firms and lawyers in Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, the Philippines and Vietnam, with each offering the highest standards of service to locally-based clients while collectively having the capability to handle the most complex regional and cross-border transactions and to provide excellent legal counsel seamlessly across the region. With around 650 fee earners, all working towards one shared goal, we are lawyers who know Asia and who give our clients home advantage.