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Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2016 ranks Mayer Brown JSM in 32 categories and recognises 12 lawyers as “Leading Individuals”

16 November 2015

Mayer Brown announced that the 2016 edition of Legal 500 Asia Pacific ranked the firm in 32 categories. Of these rankings, nine are top-tier:

• Asset Finance (including Aviation & Shipping Finance), Hong Kong, for the second consecutive year;
• Banking & Finance, Vietnam, for the fifth consecutive year;
• Capital Markets, Vietnam, for the eighth consecutive year;
• Construction, Hong Kong, for the first time;
• Employment, Hong Kong, for the eighth consecutive year;
• Insurance, Hong Kong, for the ninth consecutive year;
• Real Estate & Construction: Foreign Firms, China, for the sixth consecutive year;
• Real Estate, Hong Kong, for the ninth consecutive year; and
• Restructuring & Insolvency, Hong Kong, for the sixth consecutive year.

The publication also listed 12 Mayer Brown lawyers as “Leading Individuals” in their practice areas:

• Duncan Abate – Employment, Hong Kong
• FK Au – Real Estate, Hong Kong
• David Boyle – Construction, Hong Kong
• Jason Elder – Capital Markets: Debt, Hong Kong
• Nick Hunsworth – Dispute Resolution, Hong Kong
• TL Lim – Insurance, Hong Kong
• Robert Lynn – Real Estate, Hong Kong
• Hoang Anh Nguyen – Banking & Finance Vietnam
• Kevin Owen – Construction, Hong Kong
• Richard Stock – Asset Finance (including Aviation & Shipping Finance), Hong Kong
• Hong Tran – Employment, Hong Kong
• Henry Wang – Corporate and M&A, China

Following is a complete list of the practice categories in which Mayer Brown is ranked in the 2016 edition of Legal 500 Asia Pacific:


• Banking & Finance: Foreign Firms
• Corporate and M&A: Foreign Firms
• Intellectual Property: Foreign Firms
• Projects & Energy: Foreign Firms
• Real Estate & Construction: Foreign Firms

Hong Kong

• Asset Finance (including Aviation & Shipping Finance)
• Banking & Finance
• Capital Markets: Debt
• Capital Markets: Equity
• Construction
• Corporate and M&A
• Dispute Resolution
• Employment
• Insurance
• Intellectual Property
• International Arbitration
• Investment Funds
• Private Equity
• Real Estate
• Restructuring & Insolvency
• Structured Finance & Securitisation


• Foreign Firms


• Foreign Firms


• Projects and Energy: Foreign Firms


• Corporate and M&A (including Capital Markets)
• Restructuring & Insolvency


• Banking & Finance
• Capital Markets
• Corporate and M&A
• Dispute Resolution
• Projects and Energy

Media Contact

  • John D. Tuerck
    Director of Public Relations
    T +1 312 701 8280
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