IFLR is delighted to announce that the research process for
the 2018 IFLR Asia Awards has begun.
Deadlines and criteria
The deadline for submitting information to us is
November 16 2017, so please get in touch as
soon as possible if you wish to participate. To be considered,
deals must have closed between January 1 2017 and December 31
2017. Deals that do not reach financial close before
this date will not be eligible.
Submissions for deals that close after the November
16 deadline but before the end of the year must be
received by January 3 2018.
The IFLR awards are based solely on legal innovation; we are
interested in deals that break new legal ground and set
market precedents. We also only accept deals of a
cross-border nature that have closed in Asia, excluding the
Middle-East, in the past year.
All the relevant information on categories, deadlines and
methodology used can be found in the
Please find links to the submission forms, which contain the
Deal of the year
Team of the year
Financial services regulatory team
Most innovative national firm
In-house bank team
Rising star law firm of the year
Please send all your submissions and inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you wish to submit deals done by more than one of your
firm’s regional offices, we would like to request
that all of them be sent directly to us by your
firm’s head office in Asia.
Nominations will be announced on our website in January
2018. The awards will be announced at the annual dinner in Hong
Kong’s Shangri-La Hotel on March 1.