Mayer Brown announced that the 2017 edition of Legal 500 Asia Pacific ranked the firm in 31 categories. Of these rankings, 11 are top-tier:

  • Asset Finance (including Aviation & Shipping Finance), Hong Kong, for the third consecutive year   
  • Banking & Finance, Vietnam, for the sixth consecutive year   
  • Capital Markets, Vietnam, for the ninth consecutive year   
  • Construction, Hong Kong, for the second consecutive year 
  • Dispute Resolution, Hong Kong, for the first time
  • Employment, Hong Kong, for the ninth consecutive year 
  • Insurance, Hong Kong, for the tenth consecutive year   
  • Projects and Energy: Foreign Firms, China, for the first time
  • Real Estate & Construction: Foreign Firms, China, for the seventh consecutive year   
  • Real Estate, Hong Kong, for the tenth consecutive year   
  • Restructuring & Insolvency, Hong Kong, for the seventh consecutive year  

The publication also listed 11 Mayer Brown lawyers as “Leading Individuals” in their practice areas:

  • Duncan Abate – Employment, Hong Kong   
  • FK Au – Real Estate, Hong Kong   
  • Geoffrey Chan – Construction, Hong Kong
  • Jason Elder – Capital Markets: Debt, Hong Kong   
  • Gabriela Kennedy – Intellectual Property, Hong Kong 
  • Nick Hunsworth – Dispute Resolution, Hong Kong   
  • Robert Lynn – Real Estate, Hong Kong   
  • Hoang Anh Nguyen – Banking & Finance, Vietnam 
  • Richard Stock – Asset Finance (including Aviation & Shipping Finance), Hong Kong 
  • TL Lim – Insurance, Hong Kong 
  • Hong Tran – Employment, Hong Kong 

Following is a complete list of the practice categories in which Mayer Brown is ranked in the 2017 edition of Legal 500 Asia Pacific:

China

  • 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

  • Antitrust and Competition
  • 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
  • Private Equity
  • Real Estate
  • Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Structured Finance & Securitization
  • TMT

Myanmar

  • Foreign Firms

Singapore

  • Projects and Energy: Foreign Firms 

Thailand

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

Vietnam

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