Mayer Brown announced that the firm has received three awards from ALB magazine and was named “International Firm of the Year 2013 – International Trade” by China Law & Practice magazine.

The firm collected (for the ninth, seventh and third times respectively in the last 10 years) awards for “Real Estate Law Firm of the Year”; “Insolvency & Restructuring Law Firm of the Year”; and “Insurance Law Firm of the Year” at the ALB Hong Kong Law Awards 2013 ceremony, held in Hong Kong. These awards recognise the “excellence and outstanding achievements of Hong Kong's leading law firms and in-house legal teams as well as the top deals and dealmakers of the past 12 months”.

Meanwhile the China Law & Practice panel, in selecting Mayer Brown as “International Firm of the Year 2013 – International Trade”, took into consideration the “extent to which their work has influenced the legal market and benefited the quality and development of China’s legal landscape” over the last year. The panel also weighed up considerations such as “innovation, complexity and market impact”. Mayer Brown collected the award at the China Law & Practice Awards 2013 ceremony, held in Beijing.

Both ALB and CLP are leading analytical sources of legal news and features.