Funds/Investment Management in Asia

Debevoise was one of the first firms to advise private equity funds on their activities in Asia, and has remained at the forefront of the sector ever since. Over the years, it has been consistently ranked at the top of all the relevant league tables. It has advised the most prominent and innovative funds in Asia, constantly leveraging its superior understanding of the Asia market to deliver successful solutions to clients.

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Ranked in Band 1 across Asia Pacific and in China for investment funds.

“Their knowledge is great, they know the Chinese and South-East Asian private equity space very well and they’re very good on pan-Asia funds.”

“They act for most of the important investment managers in Asia, so they have marked intelligence on a lot of areas.”

“In terms of the high-end private funds work, there’s no other firm in Asia that has such expertise.”

“They have the best fund formation practice in Asia for private equity; they just focus on quality, quality, quality.”

“They're great - they know the market extremely well. They understand the idiosyncrasies of the Asian market and combine it with their US expertise.”

“They've got the practice everyone wishes they had.”

Chambers Asia Pacific and Chambers Global


Ranked as a Tier 1 firm for Investment Funds in Hong Kong, and Andrew Ostrognai is recommended as a leading individual.

“Private equity powerhouse Debevoise & Plimpton LLP undertakes the largest and most sophisticated fundraisings for many of the largest and most prominent sponsors in Asia.”

Legal 500 Asia Pacific

Ranked as Tier 1 firm for Private Equity Funds in Hong Kong.



Ranked as a Band 1 firm for Investment Funds: Private Equity across Asia Pacific as well as in China, by Chambers Asia Pacific and Chambers Global.

Andy Ostrognai is ranked as a Band 1 lawyer for Investment Funds: Private Equity in China, with Gavin Anderson also ranked as a leading lawyer.

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