Mergers & Acquisitions in Asia

Debevoise’s Asia team, based in Hong Kong and Shanghai, is made up of experienced international corporate lawyers who are committed to, and understand the needs of, the firm’s Asian and global clients, and are fully versed in UK and U.S. M&A practice.

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Ranked as a leading firm for M&A in Hong Kong.

IFLR1000, 2020/22

Ranked as a leading firm for Corporate/M&A: Highly regarded (International firms) in China.

“Very commercial and has a strong understanding of their clients’ needs.”

“Debevoise's service has been very strong, in terms of comprehensiveness, the insight in the due diligence and advice provided, and the timeliness and thoughtfulness of the documentation.”

“They are very pragmatic and their technical abilities are top.”

Chambers Asia-Pacific, 2018-2021

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

“The team combines great legal expertise with business perception and commercial understanding.”

“The insurance team at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is noted for its established capabilities in transactional work, with a core focus on high-value M&A mandates, often with crossborder elements.”

“Able to identify critical issues and develop pragmatic solutions.”

Takes the lead on strategically significant matters for private equity firms, financial institutions, and Chinese and multinational corporates. 

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2020-2021

Ranked as a leading firm for Corporate/M&A (International Firms) in China.

“Clients receive the hands-on, personal attention of sophisticated M&A partners and ready access to the lawyers required to deliver legal services efficiently.”

“[I]ntense partner attention, a blend of practice breadth and focus, teamwork and a dedication to quality – define the way Debevoise practices law in its M&A Group.”

Chambers Global, 2019-2021

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