Gibson Dunn Ranked in Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2020

January 21, 2020

Gibson Dunn has been recognized in 15 categories in the 2020 edition of The Legal 500 Asia Pacific.  The Singapore office was ranked in the following Foreign Firms categories: Banking and Finance, Corporate and M&A, Energy and Restructuring.  The Hong Kong office was ranked in the Antitrust and Competition, Banking & Finance, Corporate (including M&A), Investment Funds, Private Equity, Projects and Energy, and Regulatory: Anti-Corruption and Compliance categories.  The Beijing office was ranked in the Corporate (including M&A): Foreign Firms category. Additionally, the firm was ranked for its work in India, Indonesia and the Philippines.  Brad Roach was named as a Leading Lawyer in the Singapore: Energy – Foreign Firms and Indonesia: Foreign Firms categories;Kelly Austin was named as a Leading Lawyer in the Hong Kong: Regulatory: Anti-Corruption and Compliance category; Michael Nicklin was named as a Leading Lawyer in the Hong Kong: Banking & Finance category; Scott Jalowayskiand Brian Schwarzwalder were named as Leading Lawyers in the Hong Kong: Private Equity category; Sébastien Evrard was named as a Leading Lawyer in the Hong Kong Antitrust and Competition category; Troy Doyle was named as a Leading Lawyer in the Singapore: Restructuring & Insolvency – Foreign Firms category; and John Fadelyand Albert Cho were named as Leading Lawyers in the Hong Kong: Investment Funds category.  Youjung Byon has also been named as a Rising Star for Hong Kong: Investment Funds.

The rankings were published on January 16, 2020.

Gibson Dunn’s Singapore lawyers deliver exceptional service to our international clients doing business in the region and our Asia-based clients with respect to their international matters. Our lawyers have lived and worked extensively in the region and possess U.S., English, Singapore and Indian law qualifications and experience.  Furthermore, having been awarded a Qualifying Foreign Law Practice (QFLP) license by the Singapore Ministry of Law in 2013, we are one of the few firms that are able to provide our clients with local Singapore law advice in permitted areas.

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s Hong Kong office provides an extensive range of U.S., Hong Kong and English legal advice to global and Asia-based clients.  We offer our clients all the advantages of deep local expertise combined with the strengths of a global firm.  Our Hong Kong lawyers handle some of the most challenging and complex transactions and regulatory matters across Asia.

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s Beijing office is dedicated to servicing the needs of our clients establishing operations and doing business in China and those of our Chinese clients in their international transactions.  The Beijing office works closely with lawyers in our Hong Kong office, enabling us to provide Hong Kong law capability where relevant.