On 1 March 2012, Deacons was awarded "Best Hong Kong National Law Firm 2012" at the Chambers Asia-Pacific Awards 2012 ceremony held in New Delhi.
The award recognises the work of national and international law firms across the region on the basis of research for the Chambers Asia-Pacific. They also reflect notable achievements over the past 12 months including outstanding work, impressive strategic growth and excellence in client service.
The event was organised by Chambers and Partners, one of the leading independent commentators on the legal market. Chambers and Partners has a team of 100 full-time researchers who identify and rank the world's best lawyers and law firms based on in-depth, objective research.