Insurance in Asia

The firm has a long history of working with major insurers in Asia, both domestic and international. It has developed a reputation for leading on the market’s most ambitious transactions, regularly working with insurers on matters that grow, reshape or refocus their business, both in Asia and around the world.

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Ranked as a leading international firm in China for non-contentious insurance matters.

Edwin Northover ranked as leading lawyer for insurance work in China.

The level of service provided by Debevoise & Plimpton is always of a high quality. The work product is commercial and comprehensive.

Debevoise is an outstanding firm and provides stellar service.

The firm has a very strong insurance practice across the Asia-Pacific region, I would hold out the firm as second to none on insurance transactions in the region. Their ability to manage complex transactions, consider the specific requirements and issues that each client has and to bring the two together in a focused and solutions-oriented manner has been a consistent hallmark of the advice and service delivered by the firm.

Chambers Asia-Pacific, 2020-2022

Ranked as a leading firm for Insurance and Corporate (including M&A) in Hong Kong.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is the port of call for major insurance and reinsurance firms, asset managers, and banks seeking advice on large high-profile corporate deals.

The team always goes the extra mile in supporting our transaction mandates.

Debevoise has a very strong team advising on insurance M&A.

Very hands on, accessible and efficient. They are also practical, [have] good commercial sense, and know the insurance industry well.

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2023

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