Innovation in Corporate Law Award - FT Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyers Awards 2014
Slaughter and May has won the Innovation in Corporate Law (Internationally headquartered law firms) Award at the FT Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyers Awards 2014.
The Financial Times published the winners in their FT Asia Pacific Innovative Lawyers 2014 Report and in the Corporate & Commercial (Internationally Headquartered Firms) category Slaughter and May was ranked as:
- 'Stand-out' and received the highest score for its work advising Chong Hing Bank Limited on its US$1.5 billion takeover by Yue Xiu Enterprises
- 'Commended' for its work advising PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited on its £1.2 billion successful takeover of AIM-listed Cove Energy plc
The 2014 Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Asia-Pacific Awards and related Report celebrate the most innovative legal work in Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, and South Korea. It recognises the firms that are doing the most to transform the legal market, the in-house legal teams that are adding the most value to business, and the most innovative individuals working in the Asia-Pacific region.