31 Mar 2023
Rajah & Tann Wins Coveted Asian Law Firm of the Year Grand Prize at Asia Legal Awards
Rajah & Tann Singapore (R&T) has won the Asian Law Firm of the Year Grand Prize at this year’s Asia Legal Awards, a sign of its growing reputation as a firm with broad expertise and an increasing presence in the region.
The annual awards, now in its tenth edition, honour the most outstanding firms and legal practitioners in Asia and R&T has emerged as the clear winner among a highly competitive field of international finalists. The results were announced yesterday by Law.com International, the US-based online legal magazine that is part of the ALM group of leading legal media brands.
A high-powered judging panel along with Law.com International’s editorial staff chose R&T after considering various factors such as the firm’s growth, strategy and vision, deal representation and broad successes across the region, investment in people and practices, and peer group views and opinions.
"Law.com International award judges handed Rajah & Tann the Asian Law Firm of the Year Grand Prix Award for its success in holding key market share in the region,” the judges said.
“The firm’s growing expertise around digital assets and crypto-related deals and matters in recent months, as well as the firm’s non-linear attitude and approach to its broader growth strategy and people have also been noted,” they added.
Patrick Ang, Managing Partner of Rajah & Tann Singapore and Vice-Chairman of Rajah & Tann Asia, said: “We are delighted to have clinched the top honour at this year’s Asia Legal Awards. It is testament to the Rajah & Tann Asia network’s cross-sector expertise and strong presence in Southeast Asia and China. This recognition validates our commitment to excellence, and we are honored to be recognised by the esteemed judging panel.
"I wish to thank my colleagues for their hard work, and our clients for trusting us with their biggest deals and transactions in both established and emerging areas of law.”
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 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, providing legal counsel seamlessly across the region. With over 800 fee earners, all working towards one shared goal, we are lawyers who know Asia and who give our clients home advantage.