The firm is regarded as one of the strongest in the region for private equity, M&A, and disputes advice. Its lawyers possess decades’ worth of experience in Asia in these areas.

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Ranked in the top tier for Private Equity Funds in Hong Kong. Also recommended as a leading firm for Capital Markets: Equity.

IFLR1000, 2022


Recommended for Financial Services Regulatory in Hong Kong.

IFLR1000, 2022


Recommended for M&A and Private Equity in Hong Kong. Also recommended for Private Equity (Foreign) in China.

IFLR1000, 2022


Law Firm of the Year in Asia for Fund Formation

Private Equity International, 2019


Recognised as a leading international law firm for having won 20 PEI Awards across North America, EMEA and Asia (2001-2019).

Private Equity International Awards – Hall Of Fame 2019


Ranked as a leading firm for Dispute Resolution (India), Financial Services (China), Insurance (China), Investment Funds (China and Asia-Pacific region), Litigation (China) and M&A (China).

“They are very experienced, competent, and consistently give high-quality advice and produce excellent work.”

Chambers Asia-Pacific, 2022


Ranked as a top-tier firm for Investment Funds: Private Equity in China and the Asia-Pacific region.

“The cooperation with them has always been very robust and perceptive, and for the Asia-Pacific region they are definitely a top-tier law firm for this market.”

Chambers Global, 2020-2022


Ranked in the top tier for Investment Funds and ranked as a leading firm for Corporate (including M&A), Insurance, International Arbitration, Private Equity, Litigation, and Anti-Corruption & Compliance work in Hong Kong, and as a foreign firm active in India.

“The team continues to impress with its unparalleled knowledge of the industry, solutions-focused advice and impeccable service.”

“Unsurpassed skills with the ability to provide timely and practical advice. True partners in every sense of the word.”

“There is no other US firm that has the kind of depth that Debevoise has globally and this is well reflected by their lean but mean Asian presence.”

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2022

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