15 Nov 2021
Rajah & Tann Singapore emerges tops among 101 law firms in Singapore, the only firm earning a spot in 16 categories of Straits Times survey
Rajah & Tann Singapore has been voted as the overall best law firm in Singapore, the only firm that has been recognised in all 16 local categories of The Straits Times Best Law Firms 2022 survey.
The survey is jointly conducted by The Straits Times and international market researcher Statista to identify Singapore’s best law firms.
Rajah & Tann Singapore topped the charts as best Singapore law firm in 8 out of the 16 local categories:
- Arbitration, mediation & dispute resolution
- Banking & finance law
- Company & commercial
- Inheritance & Succession, Private Wealth Management
- Insolvency & Restructuring
- Maritime Law
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Real Estate law
The firm was also highly ranked in the categories of:
- Charities, Not-for-Profit Associations & Pro Bono
- Criminal Law
- Employment Law
- Family Law
- Intellectual Property Law
- Negligence (Professional/Accidents/Personal Injuries)
- Technology, Media, Telecommunication (TMT)
Patrick Ang, Managing Partner at Rajah & Tann Singapore expressed that the firm is pleased to be acknowledged once again among the finest law firms in Singapore, even during challenging times.
"We are deeply humbled to be listed among the top firms here. This serves as a pat on the back for our lawyers and staff. This year is significant for us as we mark our 45th year and to be the best of the best is like the icing on the cake," comments Mr Ang.
Rajah & Tann Singapore has also been identified by The Straits Times as one of the top five models for charity, pro bono work in legal sector. Ranked second on the list, the firm is listed among top law firms that engage in pro bono and charitable activities.
Over the years, the firm has built a strong partnership of pro bono work with various organisations. Rajah & Tann is the first law firm to set up a charity foundation in Singapore, the Rajah & Tann Foundation, which channels donations to charities in a focused and organised manner.
"We are deeply humbled to be listed among top law firms,” said Rebecca Chew, Deputy Managing Partner of the firm. “This recognition is an acknowledgement and encouragement to our lawyers and staff, who regularly provide hands-on contribution to needy communities such as underprivileged children, the elderly, and disadvantaged groups and individuals.
“As we continue lending our hand to the less fortunate, we hope to leverage our presence in the region and spread our reach to the rest of Asia."
About Rajah & Tann Asia – https://www.rajahtannasia.com/
Rajah & Tann Asia brings together leading law firms in Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand the Philippines and Vietnam, with each offering the highest standards of service to locally-based clients while collectively having the capability to handle the most complex regional and cross-border transactions and to provide excellent legal counsel seamlessly across the region. With over 800 fee earners, all working together towards one shared goal, we are lawyers who know Asia and who give our clients home advantage.