Rankings

The legal directories rank us highly in a broad range of practice areas and industry sectors.
*Law firms are ranked in bands from 1 to 6, with 1 being the best.

Band 1

  • Banking and Finance: Borrower side
  • Competition Law
  • Corporate and M&A: High end capability
  • Financial Crime: Corporates
  • Employee Share Schemes & Incentives: Highly Regarded
  • Insurance: Non-contentious
  • Tax

Band 2

  • Banking litigation
  • Financial Services: Contentious
  • Financial Services: Non-contentious
  • Outsourcing
  • Pensions
  • Retail: Corporate & Competition
  • Tax: Contentious

Band 1

  • Bank lending: Borrower side
  • Capital markets: Equity
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Restructuring: Corporate

Band 2

  • Banking and finance: Financial restructuring
  • Capital markets: Debt
  • Capital markets:┬áDerivatives
  • Capital markets: Structured finance and securitisation
  • Competition
  • Financial services regulatory: Contentious
  • Financial services regulatory: Non-contentious

Band 1

  • Corporate and M&A: The Elite (International Firms)

Band 2

  • Equity Capital Markets (China: International firms)

Band 1

  • Corporate (including M&A), Hong Kong

Recommended

  • Antitrust and competition, Hong Kong
  • Banking and finance, Hong Kong
  • Capital markets - Debt - Capital markets (debt), Hong Kong
  • Capital markets - Equity - Capital markets (equity), Hong Kong
  • Investment funds, Hong Kong
  • Private equity, Hong Kong
  • Projects and energy, Hong Kong
  • Real estate, Hong Kong
  • Foreign firms, India

Band 2

  • M&A, Hong Kong
  • Equity Capital Markets, Hong Kong
  • Investment funds - Private Equity Funds

Band 1

  • Banking litigation: investment and retail
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate tax
  • Equity Capital Markets
  • EU and Competition
  • Insurance: Corporate and regulatory
  • M&A: premium deals
  • Tax Litigation and Investigations

Band 2

  • Bank Lending: investment grade debt and syndicated loans
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Commercial Property: Investment
  • Commercial Property: Hotels and Leisure
  • Competition Litigation
  • Corporate Crime
  • Debt Capital Markets
  • Derivatives and Structured Products
  • Employee Share Schemes
  • Financial Services
  • IT and Telecoms
  • Pensions
  • Power
  • Securitisation

Band 1

  • Corporate and M&A: High end capability (UK)
  • Tax (UK)

Band 2

  • Competition (UK)
  • Debt Capital Markets (UK)
  • Equity Capital Markets (UK; and Europe-wide)

Band 1

  • Corporate and M&A (UK)
  • Banking & Finance: Borrowers (UK)
  • Tax (UK)

Band 2

  • Competition (UK)
  • Corporate and M&A: High end capability (India: Desk Based Abroad Asia-Pacific Region; China: International Firms)
  • Debt Capital Markets (UK; and China: International Firms)
  • Equity Capital Markets (Europe-wide; UK; and China: International Firms)
  • Energy and Natural Resoures (UK)
  • Restructuring/Insolvency (UK)

Band 2

  • Equity Capital Markets
  • Investment Funds - Private Equity
  • M&A

Band 2

  • Equity Capital Markets, Hong Kong