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Awards & Accolades
Awards
China Law & Practice Awards 2016

Southeast Asia Firm of the Year
Won the first-ever "Southeast Asia Firm of the Year" award

ALB CSR List, 2016

Notable Firm in Asia
Recognised as one of the 25 notable law firms in Asia for CSR initiatives

ALB SE Asia Law Awards, 2016

Corporate Citizenship Law Firm of the Year

Asset and Corporate Finance Deal of the Year
Financing for STATS ChipPac

Deal of the Year
Avago Technologies' Acquisition of Broadcom

M&A Deal of the Year (Premium)
Avago Technologies' Acquisition of Broadcom

Asia Women in Business Law Awards, 2016

Country Award for Singapore

Best Firm for Diversity by National Firm

Asian-Mena Counsel Firms of the Year, 2016

Most Responsive Domestic Firms of the Year, Singapore

Singapore Firm of the Year
Competition/Regulatory
Employment
Intellectual Property
Real Estate/Construction
Restructuring & Insolvency
Telecommunications, Media & Technology

Honourable Mentions
Singapore Firm of the Year for Banking and Finance
Singapore Firm of the Year for Capital Markets
Singapore Firm of the Year for Corporate and M&A

ALB SE Asia Law Awards, 2015

Singapore Deal Firm of the Year
Named top deal firm for the second consecutive year

Asset & Corporate Finance Deal of the Year
Facilities for KKR & Co's Acquisition of Goodpack

M&A Deal of the Year
KKR & Co's Acquisition of Goodpack

Asian-Mena Counsel Deals of the Year, 2015

Winning Deals
Merger of four operating subsidiaries of Temasek Holdings and JTC Corporation
Joint venture between Glaxo Smithkline and Novartis
KKR's investment in CA Media and creation of Emerald Media
Samsung C&T Corporation's merger with Cheil Industries

Honourable Mention
Acquisition of shares in Tiger Airways Holdings Limited

IFLR Asia Awards, 2015

High Yield Deal of the Year
Pactera take-private financing

India Business Law Journal Annual Survey, 2015

Private Equity & Venture Capital Deal of the Year
KKR Jupiter Investors Pte. Ltd.'s investment in JBF Industries Limited's equity shares

 

 

The Asian Lawyer's Asia Legal Awards, 2017

Dispute Resolution Firm of the Year

Employment Firm of the Year

Finance Deal of the Year: Restructuring & Insolvency
Pacific Andes $1.5 billion liquidation

 

The American Lawyer's Global Legal Awards, 2015

Finance Deal of the Year: Acquisition Finance
Goodpack acquisition financing

The Asian Lawyer's Emerging Markets Awards, 2015

Emerging Markets Law Firm of the Year
Won the first-ever Emerging Markets Law Firm of the Year (Independent) Award

IFR Asia Awards, 2014

Singapore Equity Issue of the Year
Frasers Hospitality Trust's initial public offering

High Yield Bond of the Year
Tata Steel's US$1.5 billion dual tranche senior bonds due 2020 and 2024

India Business Law Journal Annual Survey, 2014

Capital Markets Deal of the Year
Greenko Group's senior notes and bond financing


Private Equity & Venture Capital Deal of the Year
IDFC Alternative's India Infrastructure Fund II

GlobalCapital Asia/Asiamoney Regional Awards, 2014

Best High Yield Bond
Tata Steel's US$1.5 billion dual tranche senior bonds due 2020 and 2024

Best Local Currency Bond
Olam International's S$400 million bond

FinanceAsia Achievement Awards, 2014
Best Singapore Deal
Frasers Centrepoint's US$2.4 billion acquisition of Australand Property Group

Best Private Equity Deal
Blackstone's US$634 million acquisition of Pactera Technology

Best Local Currency Bond
Olam International's S$400 million bond

FT Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyers Awards, 2014
Most Innovative ASEAN Law Firm
Beat 5 firms to win the award which recognises the best performing law firm on matters and strategic initiatives in the ASEAN region

ALB SE Asia Law Awards, 2014
Singapore Deal Firm of the Year
Beat 4 local firms to be named the top deal firm

SE Asia Deal of the Year;
SE Asia M&A Deal of the Year; and
Singapore M&A Deal of the Year for the contested takeover of F&N
The Asian Lawyer All-Star Awards, 2014
Winner of the "Consumer" category
Only Singapore law firm nominated in the All-Star Awards
IFLR Asia Awards, 2014
M&A Deal of the Year
Fraser & Neave contested takeover

 

China Business Law Awards, 2014

Named one of the top international law firms for "Construction and real estate"

FinanceAsia Achievement Awards, 2013
Best Singapore Deal
TCCA's US$11.1 billion public takeover of F&N
ALB SE Asia Law Awards, 2013

Tax & Trusts Law Firm of the Year in Singapore

SE Asia Deal of the Year
IPP Financial Advisers Pte Ltd Award Singapore M&A Deal of the Year

Heineken International B.V.'s acquisition of Asia Pacific Breweries Limited

Global Arbitration Review (GAR) 100, 2013
Top 30 in GAR 100
Ranked as one of the top 30 arbitration firms worldwide. We are the only Asian law firm in the top 30
India Business Law Journal Annual Survey, 2013

Regional and Specialist Firm
Named a Regional and Specialist Firm in the seventh annual survey of leading international law firms for India-related work
 

 

Legal Week's Client Satisfaction Report Asia, 2013
Top 3 Legal Advisor in Asia
Only Singaporean law firm ranked in the top 3 in the inaugural survey
REIW Asia Awards for Excellence, 2013

Best Capital Raising Strategy of the Year
Mapletree Greater China Commercial Trust IPO

Best Exit of the Year
Sale of Park Hotel Clarke Quay (Singapore) by Park Hotel Group

Accolades
ALB's Intellectual Property Rankings, 2016

Ranked:

• Trademarks/Copyright
• Patents
ALB's M&A Rankings, 2012 to 2016

Ranked:

• Singapore (Domestic)
 

ALB's Private Equity Rankings, 2013
Asia IP Profiles, 2015

Ranked:

• Singapore: Copyright
• Singapore: Trademark Prosecution
Asialaw Profiles – The Guide to Asia-Pacific's Leading Domestic Law Firms, 2017

Ranked:

WongPartnership  
• Singapore: Banking & Finance • Singapore: Capital Markets
• Singapore: Competition & Antitrust • Singapore: Construction & Real Estate
• Singapore: Corporate/M&A • Singapore: Dispute Resolution
• Singapore: Energy & Natural Resources • Singapore: Financial Services Regulatory
• Singapore: Insurance • Singapore: Intellectual Property
• Singapore: Investment Funds • Singapore: IT, Telco & Media
• Singapore: Labour & Employment • Singapore: Private Equity
• Singapore: Project & Infrastructure • Singapore: Restructuring & Insolvency
• Singapore: Tax  
   
Makes & Partners  
• Indonesia: Banking & Finance • Indonesia: Capital Markets
• Indonesia: Corporate/M&A • Indonesia: Financial Services Regulatory
• Indonesia: Private Equity • Indonesia: Restructuring & Insolvency

 

Benchmark Asia-Pacific - The Definitive Guide to the Leading Disputes Firms and Lawyers in the Region, 2014
Chambers Asia-Pacific – Asia-Pacific's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2017

Ranked: 

WongPartnership  
• Asia-Pacific: Arbitration (International) • Singapore: Banking & Finance
• Singapore: Capital Markets • Singapore: Capital Markets: Securitisation & Derivatives
• Singapore: Competition/Antitrust • Singapore: Construction
• Singapore: Corporate/M&A • Singapore: Dispute Resolution: Arbitration
• Singapore: Dispute Resolution: Litigation • Singapore: Employment
• Singapore: Intellectual Property • Singapore: Investment Funds
• Singapore: Projects & Energy • Singapore: Real Estate
• Singapore: Restructuring/Insolvency • Singapore: Tax
• Singapore: Technology, Media, Telecoms  
   
Makes & Partners  
• Indonesia: Banking & Finance • Indonesia: Corporate/M&A
• Indonesia: Capital Markets  
   
Recognised Practitioner:  
WongPartnership  
• Indonesia: Corporate & Finance (Desk based Abroad)  
 
Chambers Global – The World's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2016

Ranked: 

WongPartnership  
• Asia-Pacific: Arbitration (International) • Singapore: Banking & Finance
• Singapore: Capital Markets • Singapore: Corporate/M&A
• Singapore: Dispute Resolution: Arbitration • Singapore: Dispute Resolution: Litigation
• Singapore: Projects & Energy • Indonesia: Corporate & Finance: Expertise based Abroad
• United Arab Emirates: Corporate/Commercial & Commercial
Contracts
 
   
Makes & Partners  
• Indonesia: Capital Markets  
   
Recognised Practitioner:  
WongPartnership  
• China: Corporate/M&A: Expertise based Abroad • United Arab Emirates: Construction
• Singapore: Corporate/M&A: Foreign Expertise
- China
- Indonesia
 
FT Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyers Report, 2016

Ranked:

•  Highly Commended Firm in Corporate & Commercial
•  Commended Firm in Finance
•  One of FT Law 25 Firms

Global Arbitration Review (GAR) 100, 2011 to 2016
Global Competition Review (GCR) 100, 2012 to 2016
Global Investigations Review (GIR) 100, 2016
IAM Patent 1000 - The World’s Leading Patent Professionals 2016

Ranked:

• Firms: Litigation & Transactions

IFLR1000 / Petroleum Economist: Energy and Infrastructure Guide, 2016

Ranked:

WongPartnership  
• Singapore: Energy & Infrastructure  
   
Foong & Partners  
• Malaysia: Infrastructure  
IFLR1000: Financial & Corporate – The Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms, 2017

Ranked:

WongPartnership  
Singapore: Banking and Finance  Singapore: Capital Markets
Singapore: M&A Singapore: Restructuring & Insolvency
China: Banking - Foreign Firms • China: Capital Markets - Foreign Firms 
• China: Private Equity - Foreign Firms  China: M&A - Foreign Firms 
United Arab Emirates: M&A Hong Kong: Banking
Hong Kong: Capital Markets: Equity Hong Kong: M&A
Myanmar: Financial and Corporate  
   
Makes & Partners  
Indonesia: Banking Indonesia: Capital Markets
Indonesia: M&A Indonesia: Project Finance
Indonesia: Restructuring & Insolvency  
   
Foong & Partners  
Malaysia: Capital Markets Malaysia: M&A

 

ITR World Tax - The Comprehensive Guide to the World's Leading Tax Firms, 2012 to 2017
Managing Intellectual Property - IP Stars Handbook: Trade Mark and Copyright, 2012 to 2016

Ranked:

• Copyright
• Trade Mark Prosecution


 

Tax Directors Handbook, 2008 to 2015
The Legal 500: Asia Pacific – The Client’s Guide to the Asia Pacific Legal Profession, 2017

Ranked:

WongPartnership  
• Singapore: Antitrust & Competition • Singapore: Banking & Finance
• Singapore: Capital Markets • Singapore: Corporate and M&A
• Singapore: Construction • Singapore: Dispute Resolution
• Singapore: Employment • Singapore: Financial Services Regulatory
• Singapore: International Arbitration • Singapore: Intellectual Property
• Singapore: Investment Funds • Singapore: Private Wealth
• Singapore: Projects & Energy • Singapore: Real Estate
• Singapore: Restructuring & Insolvency • Singapore: Tax
• Singapore: Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) • China: Foreign Firms: Intellectual Property
• China: Foreign Firms: Real Estate & Construction • India: Foreign Firms
• Myanmar: Corporate and M&A • Myanmar: Projects (including energy)
   
Makes & Partners  
• Indonesia: Banking & Finance • Indonesia: Capital Markets
• Indonesia: Corporate and M&A • Indonesia: Restructuring & Insolvency
   

 

The Legal 500: Europe, Middle East & Africa, 2011 to 2015

Ranked:

• United Arab Emirates: Corporate and M&A

World Trademark Review 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals, 2013 to 2017

Ranked:

• Prosecution and Strategy