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WongPartnership launches WPG, a regional law network, in celebration of its 25th Anniversary

Singapore, 16 October 2017 – Leading law firm WongPartnership celebrates 25 years in the legal profession with the official launch of WPG, a regional law network.

2. WongPartnership brings together a group of five prominent law firms across seven countries in a collaboration to provide clients with legal services in ASEAN, China and the Middle East. The WPG law network comprises WongPartnership and its member firms Al Aidarous Advocates and Legal Consultants (Middle East), Foong & Partners (Malaysia), Makes & Partners (Indonesia) and Zambrano Gruba Caganda & Advincula (Philippines).

3. "The WPG regional law network provides clients with access to legal services in ASEAN, China and the Middle East," said Ng Wai King, Managing Partner of WongPartnership. "Looking ahead, 2017 also marks an exciting turning point for us as we embark on new interesting ventures and initiatives. As part of the firm's legal technology vision, WongPartnership has taken the lead in Singapore to deploy artificial intelligence and document automation technology to enhance due diligence processes and deliver greater efficiency. We are also introducing WPGrow Ventures as an initiative to support the start-up ecosystem in Singapore."

4. "As we celebrate our Silver Jubilee, WongPartnership renews our commitment towards building a winning partnership with all stakeholders for the next 25 years and more to come," said Alvin Yeo, Senior Counsel, Chairman and Senior Partner of WongPartnership. "Our achievements would not have been possible without the unstinting support and loyalty of all our valued clients, friends and colleagues to whom we extend our heartfelt thanks."

5. WongPartnership's Silver Jubilee also marks the unveiling of a revitalised brand identity and logo. To commemorate the milestone, the firm made donations totalling S$100,000 to charity; namely Alzheimer's Disease Association, Lakeside Family Services, One Hope Centre, Parkinson Society Singapore and SGH Health Development Fund.

About WongPartnership

An established leader, WongPartnership's reputation as a major provider of legal services in ASEAN, China and the Middle East is forged on the back of its dynamic energy and ability to respond to its clients' needs. The Singapore headquartered firm has over 300 lawyers with offices in Beijing, Shanghai and Yangon, as well as in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur and Manila through member firms of WPG, a regional law network. Offering a full suite of services, the firm has a twin focus on advisory/transactional work where it has been involved in landmark corporate transactions, as well as complex and high-profile litigation and arbitration matters. The exceptional nature of WongPartnership's work has drawn recognition from major regional and international commentators, and the collaborative nature of its practices ensures that clients receive the quality of service that is essential in today's competitive and challenging environment. 

About WPG

As part of WongPartnership's 25th anniversary celebrations, the firm has launched WPG, a regional law network. WongPartnership brings together a group of five prominent law firms across seven countries in a collaboration to provide clients with legal services in ASEAN, China and the Middle East. The WPG law network comprises WongPartnership and its member firms Al Aidarous Advocates and Legal Consultants (Middle East), Foong & Partners (Malaysia), Makes & Partners (Indonesia) and Zambrano Gruba Caganda & Advincula (Philippines). Doing business together is not only better, it is now easier.

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Jarrod Ng
Executive Director
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Email: jarrod.ng@wongpartnership.com

Rafiq Jalil
Executive – Marketing & Communications
DID: +65 6416 8058
Email: rafiq.jalil@wongpartnership.com