Ranked as a leading firm in China for Dispute Resolution: Litigation.
Mark Johnson is ranked in the top band of lawyers for contentious financial services, and as a leading lawyer for litigation in China. Gareth Hughes also recommended in both of these categories.
“He is doing an outstanding job on high-stakes and complex matters.”
“Complex regulatory matters in difficult jurisdictions are his sweet spot.”
“He has very strong judgement, creativity and excellent insight.”
Gareth Hughes is a “very impressive guy” who “always has his eye on the right outcome for the client.”
“He knows the regulators very well and has a sophisticated and commercial approach to investigations which is quite unique.”
—Chambers Asia-Pacific, 2019-2020
Ranked as a leading firm for Dispute Resolution (International Firms) in China.
Mark Johnson and Gareth Hughes are ranked as leading lawyers in China, Dispute Resolution (International Firms).
—Chambers Global, 2019
Ranked as a leading firm for Commercial/Transactional Disputes.
Mark Johnson and Gareth Hughes named Dispute Resolution Stars.
—Benchmark Litigation (Asia-Pacific), 2019
Ranked as a leading firm for Litigation and Anti-Corruption & Compliance work in Hong Kong.
Mark Johnson and Gareth Hughes are both listed as leading individuals for Litigation and recommended for Anti-Corruption & Compliance in Hong Kong.
“Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has a solid reputation for handling cross-border litigation, particularly within other Asian jurisdictions.”
—The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2020