28 Sep 2016

(MEDIA RELEASE) Rajah & Tann Asia leads Asialaw Asia-Pacific Dispute Resolution Awards 2016

SINGAPORE, 28 September 2016 - Two member firms of Rajah & Tann Asia have clinched firm awards at the second annual Asialaw Asia-Pacific Dispute Resolution Awards held in Hong Kong on 27 September 2016.

Rajah & Tann Singapore has been named Best Domestic Arbitration Firm of the Year while its partner Paul Tan has won the Disputes Star of the Year.

Assegaf Hamzah & Partners has been awarded National Law Firm of the Year award for Indonesia. The category comprised a total of 6 finalists.

With a total of 3 awards, Rajah & Tann Asia has emerged the leader among home grown Asian firms at this year’s awards. This is a testament of the leadership position of Rajah & Tann Asia, one of the largest law firm networks with some 650 fee earners.

Asialaw is a research house based in Hong Kong and the awards celebrate the foremost leaders in 12 practice areas across 14 jurisdictions in the region. The awards build on Asialaw's expertise in uncovering leading lawyers and firms in the Asia-Pacific region with individual award winners named for each country. The Asialaw awards follow another by the Financial Times where Rajah & Tann Singapore was named the Most Innovative Law Firm in ASEAN for the year at the FT Innovative Lawyers Awards 2016.

About Rajah & Tann Asia – www.rajahtannasia.com

Rajah & Tann Asia brings together leading law firms and lawyers in Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, the Philippines (effective 1 January 2017) and Vietnam, with each offering the highest standards of service to locally-based clients while collectively having the capacity to handle the most complex regional and cross-border transactions and to provide excellent legal counsel seamlessly across the region. With around 650 fee earners, all working towards one shared goal, we are lawyers who know Asia and who give our clients home advantage.

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