01 Oct 2021

Rajah & Tann sweeps up most number of accolades among Southeast Asian firms at asialaw awards including Firm of the Year in Singapore and Indonesia

Rajah & Tann Asia (R&T) clinched multiple accolades at the asialaw Awards 2021 held yesterday, including Singapore and Indonesia Firm of the Year.

R&T was also recognised as the Dispute Resolution Firm of the Year, Aviation and Shipping Firm of the Year, and Insurance Firm of the Year for the Asia-Pacific region.

A sixth award involved Thai Airways’ US$12.9 billion debt restructuring, which received asialaw’s Editor’s Choice Impact Deal and Case Award. R&T Thailand was one of the firms involved in the negotiations to help Thailand’s flag carrier emerge from bankruptcy.

R&T clinched asialaw’s Singapore jurisdictional award for the second year running while Assegaf Hamzah & Partners, a member of the R&T Asia network, won the Indonesia award for the third straight year.

Patrick Ang, Managing Partner of R&T, said: “Rajah & Tann is deeply honoured to receive so many accolades once again. The awards affirm the dedication and high standards shown by colleagues across the region.

“We would like to thank our clients for the continued trust and support placed in us over the years.”

The asialaw awards honours the best firms and lawyers across 23 jurisdictions and covers calendar years 2020 and 2021. The awards are based on several criteria including innovativeness of solutions, complexity of legal issues and the impact on clients.

About Rajah & Tann Asia – https://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 800 fee earners, all working towards one shared goal, we are lawyers who know Asia and who give our clients home advantage.