Asia’s 2019 winners

Author: | Published: 23 Apr 2019

IFLR's 2019 Asia-Pacific awards in Hong Kong on March 7 saw Clifford Chance named international law firm of the year.

The firm also took home China practice of the year and debt and equity-linked team of the year.

Skadden Arps won US practice and equity team of the year, while there were notable team and deal wins for Allen & Overy, Kirkland & Ellis, Ropes & Gray, Davis Polk & Wardwell, Herbert Smith Freehills and Linklaters.

Maples Group won offshore firm of the year, while Walkers appeared on three winning deals.

Charles Li, chief executive of Hong Kong Stock Exchanges and Clearing (HKEx) won the market reform award based on his work on the HKEx's listing rule changes implemented in April 2018. Morgan Stanley's Pamela Ng took home the in-house contribution award for her key role on a string of groundbreaking deals over the past 12 months.

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