Mayer Brown announced that the 2018 edition of Legal 500 Asia Pacific ranked the firm in 33 categories. Of these rankings, nine are top-tier:

  • Asset Finance (including Aviation & Shipping Finance), Hong Kong, for the fourth consecutive year
  • Construction, Hong Kong, for the third consecutive year 
  • Dispute Resolution: Litigation, Hong Kong, for the second consecutive year 
  • Foreign Desks, Myanmar, for the second consecutive year 
  • Insurance, Hong Kong, for the 11th consecutive year 
  • Labour and Employment, Hong Kong, for the 10th consecutive year 
  • Real Estate & Construction: Foreign Firms, China, for the eighth consecutive year 
  • Real Estate, Hong Kong, for the 11th consecutive year 
  • Restructuring & Insolvency, Hong Kong, for the eighth consecutive year

The publication also listed 16 Mayer Brown lawyers as “Leading Individuals” in their practice areas:

  • Duncan Abate – Employment, Hong Kong
  • F.K. Au – Real Estate, Hong Kong 
  • Geoffrey Chan – Construction, Hong Kong 
  • Jason T. Elder – Capital Markets: Debt, Hong Kong; Mongolia 
  • Nicholas Hunsworth – Dispute Resolution, Hong Kong 
  • Gabriela Kennedy – Intellectual Property, Hong Kong; TMT, Hong Kong 
  • T.L. Lim – Insurance, Hong Kong 
  • Alan Linning – Regulatory, Hong Kong 
  • Robert Lynn – Real Estate, Hong Kong 
  • John Marsden – Restructuring & Insolvency, Hong Kong 
  • Hoang Anh Nguyen – Banking & Finance, Vietnam 
  • Richard Stock – Asset Finance (including Aviation & Shipping Finance), Hong Kong 
  • Yu-Jin Tay – International Arbitration, Singapore 
  • Benjamin Thompson – Foreign Desks, Myanmar 
  • Hong Tran – Employment, Hong Kong 
  • Andy Yeo – Real Estate & Construction: Foreign Firms, China

Following is a complete list of the practice categories in which Mayer Brown is ranked in the 2018 edition of Legal 500 Asia Pacific:

China

  • Corporate and M&A: Foreign Firms 
  • Intellectual Property: Foreign Firms 
  • Real Estate & Construction: Foreign Firms 
  • TMT: Foreign Firms

Hong Kong 

  • Antitrust and Competition 
  • Asset Finance (including Aviation & Shipping Finance) 
  • Banking & Finance 
  • Capital Markets: Debt 
  • Capital Markets: Equity 
  • Construction 
  • Corporate (including M&A) 
  • Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration 
  • Dispute Resolution: Litigation 
  • Labour and Employment 
  • Insurance 
  • Intellectual Property 
  • Private Equity 
  • Real Estate 
  • Regulatory: Anti-corruption and Compliance 
  • Restructuring & Insolvency 
  • Structured Finance & Securitization 
  • TMT

Myanmar

  • Foreign Desks

Singapore

  • Banking & Finance: Foreign Firms 
  • Corporate M&A: Foreign Firms 
  • Energy: Foreign Firms 
  • International Arbitration 
  • Projects and Energy: Foreign Firms

Thailand 

  • Restructuring & Insolvency

Vietnam

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

Mongolia

  • Legal Market Overview