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: Borrowers
  • Competition Law
  • Corporate and M&A: High end capability
  • Financial Crime: Corporates
  • Insurance: Non-contentious
  • Tax

Band 2

  • Banking Litigation
  • Financial Services: Contentious
  • Financial Services: Non-contentious Regulatory (Corporates)
  • Outsourcing
  • Pensions
  • Retail: Corporate & Competition

Band 1

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

Band 2

  • Capital Markets: Equity (International Firms)

 

Band 1

  • Banking litigation: investment and retail
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Crime
  • 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
  • Debt Capital Markets
  • Derivatives and Structured Products
  • Employee Share Schemes
  • Financial Services (contentious)
  • Financial Services (non-contenious/regulatory)
  • IT and Telecoms
  • Pensions
  • Power (including Electricity, Nuclear and Renewables)
  • Securitisation

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 1

  • Bank lending: Borrower side
  • Corporate and M&A: M&A
  • Restructuring and insolvency - Restructuring: Corporate

Band 2

  • Banking and finance: Financial restructuring
  • Capital markets: Debt
  • Capital markets: Equity
  • Capital markets: Derivatives
  • Capital markets: Structured finance and securitisation
  • Financial services regulatory: Contentious
  • Financial services regulatory: Non-contentious

Band 2

  • Capital markets: Equity
  • M&A
  • Private Equity Fund