White Collar & Regulatory Defense in Asia

Debevoise litigators have handled white collar and regulatory matters on behalf of clients in China, India, Singapore, Japan, South Korea, Indonesia, the Philippines, Malaysia, Bangladesh, Vietnam and Thailand.

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Ranked as a leading firm for Litigation and Anti-Corruption & Compliance work in Hong Kong.

Mark Johnson and Gareth Hughes are both listed in the Hall of Fame for Litigation and recommended for Anti-Corruption & Compliance in Hong Kong.

“Mark Johnson and Gareth Hughes have excellent legal knowledge and a very commercial sensible approach to litigation. They are tactically astute.”

“The outstanding team handles the biggest and most complex cases. The team knows the local courts very well and has great commercial knowledge.”

‘The team is excellent, very astute and diligent. They provide an excellent service.”

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2022-2023

Mark Johnson ranked as Band 1 lawyer in China for Financial Services: Contentious Regulatory and Dispute Resolution: Litigation (International Firms).

“Mark Johnson offers all-round superior services and strategies.”

Gareth Hughes also recommended in both of these categories.

Gareth Hughes is “an excellent lawyer with deep experience in Asia.”

Chambers Asia-Pacific, 2023

Ranked as a leading firm for Dispute Resolution: Litigation (International Firms) in China.

Mark Johnson and Gareth Hughes are ranked as leading lawyers.

Chambers Global, 2023

“They’re obviously top notch with high-quality service. Debevoise are going to be awesome wherever they go.”

Benchmark Asia Pacific

Ranked as a leading firm for White Collar Crime in China and Hong Kong.

Mark Johnson and Gareth Hughes named Dispute Resolution Stars.

Benchmark Litigation (Asia-Pacific), 2021

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