Strong set of results in the Legal 500 Asia Pacific

26 November 2014

We are pleased to report that Deacons has achieved a strong result in the newest edition of the Legal 500 Asia Pacific.

In 2015’s edition, we maintained our top tier rankings, increased our firm ranking in three practice areas and secured two new practice area rankings.

We are delighted that the following areas have been promoted: Construction (Hong Kong), Banking & Finance (China) and Corporate M&A (China). Alongside, Capital Markets: Debt (Hong Kong) and Regulatory: Anti Corruption & Compliance (Hong Kong) have been recognised for the first time, a testament to our expertise in these areas.

We are also pleased to retain our first tier rankings for Insurance, Intellectual Property, Investment Funds and Real Estate in Hong Kong.

This year lawyers attracted praise for the “professionalism of their advice in litigation and arbitration proceedings’’ being “very helpful, responsive with good industry knowledge” and for “being reliable and pragmatic.” One client affirmed: “The outstanding’ Deacons is very aware of what is happening in the market.”

The full results also available online:

Hong Kong: http://www.legal500.com/c/hong-kong

China : http://www.legal500.com/c/china