Deacons won “Labour and Employment Law Firm of the Year” and Charmaine Koo won “Dispute Resolution Lawyer of the Year”

02 December 2020

We are delighted to announce that Deacons’ Employment and Pension practice group has been awarded the “Labour and Employment Law Firm of the Year” and Charmaine Koo, partner and co-head of the Intellectual Property practice group has been awarded the “Dispute Resolution Lawyer of the Year” at the 19th Annual Asian Legal Business (ALB) Hong Kong Law Awards. The awards recognise the outstanding achievements of Hong Kong’s leading law firms and top deals and dealmakers of the past 12 months.

Cynthia Chung, partner and head of Employment and Pension practice group, said: “Although 2020 is a challenging year, our lawyers continue to fully dedicate themselves to supporting our clients, we are honoured and grateful that those efforts have been recognised, thank you again for your confidence in Deacons in 2020 and we look forward to working with you in 2021.”

Charmaine Koo, partner and co-head of Intellectual Property practice group, said: “I am honoured to receive this award and am very proud to be with the leading Deacons IP litigation practice which allows us to work on many interesting court cases with cutting edge issues.”