ALB surveys and rankings H2: Submissions open

BY Asian Legal Business |

Research and submissions for the following lists and rankings are currently underway.

Research underway: ALB Top 50 Largest Law Firms 2021

BY Asian Legal Business |

Research for the ALB Top 50 Largest Law Firms 2021 rankings has commenced. Please use the forms below to submit your numbers to us. We will also be reaching out to you individually.

SUBMISSIONS OPEN: ALB Firms to Watch (Indonesia) 2021

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Indonesia has been seeing the rise of some quality smaller law firms that are punching well above their weight in terms of work handled and services delivered.

SUBMISSIONS OPEN: ALB Asia 40 Under 40 2021

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Submissions are now open for ALB Asia’s annual 40 Under 40 list, which profiles the most accomplished lawyers in Asia under 40 years of age.

SUBMISSIONS OPEN: Submissions for ALB M&A Rankings 2021

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Submissions for ALB’s annual ranking of the best law firms for M&A in Asia are now open.

SUBMISSIONS OPEN: Singapore's Top In-House Teams 2021

BY Asian Legal Business |

The ALB Singapore’s Top In-House Teams 2021 list will showcase the achievements of the finest in-house legal teams in Singapore.

India: Adani Group, Everstone Group hire new GCs

BY Aparna Sai |

Indian multinational conglomerate Adani Group has tapped PM Devaiah to be its new general counsel. Devaiah joins from Everstone Group, which has hired Pratibha Jain, a former partner at Nishith Desai Associates (NDA), to replace him.

Skrine welcomes back ex-High Court judge

BY Aparna Sai |

Wong Chee Lin, who spent three decades at Malaysian law firm Skrine before a brief stint on the bench, has returned to the firm as a litigation partner in Kuala Lumpur

Mumbai: JSA corporate partner heads to Veritas Legal

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s Veritas Legal has hired Manav Raheja as corporate partner in Mumbai from J Sagar Associates.

Perkins Coie to expand in Taipei after rehiring partner from HTC

BY Aparna Sai |

U.S. firm Perkins Coie has welcomed back Marcus Woo as a partner from Taiwanese mobile phone manufacture HTC Corporation, where he was vice president and general counsel. Initially based in New York, Woo will move to Taipei once registration formalities are completed.

Former NDA duo launch boutique in Mumbai

BY Aparna Sai |

M&A specialist Simone Reis and international tax expert Rajesh Simhan, who both left Nishith Desai Associates (NDA) after more than 12 years at the firm’s Mumbai office, have set up a boutique firm called Anagram Partners in Mumbai.

Dentons to add Thai, Vietnam, Philippine firms to its network this year

BY Aparna Sai |

Dentons plans to expand its network further in the ASEAN region this year by combining with a firm each in Thailand, Vietnam and the Philippines, according to recent comments made by Gerald Singham, the firm’s global vice-chair and ASEAN CEO.