Linklaters wins in five categories at The Asia Legal Awards 2017

Linklaters won in five categories at The Asia Legal Awards on Wednesday 22 February, 2017.

These awards honour the best legal work and practitioners in the region; identifying the biggest and most important commercial legal matters in Asia.  Along with the ‘Asia Energy Firm of the Year’ and ‘Asian CSR Initiative of the Year’ awards, Linklaters also received ‘Asia Finance Deal of the Year Acquisitions’ (ChemChina-Syngenta financing) and ‘Asia Finance Deal of the Year: Restructuring & Insolvency’ (Pacific Andes $1.5B liquidation).  These accolades are testament to the success of the Linklaters’ Asia practice, with Eriko Sakata also winning the ‘Asia Investment Funds Lawyer of the Year’. 

Linklaters was proud to be shortlisted for eight other categories, including Competition Firm of the Year, Finance Firm of the Year, Finance Deal of the Year: Projects, M&A Deal of the Year: South Asia, Securities Deal of the Year: Debt, Energy Lawyer of the Year, Securities Lawyer of the Year and Competition Lawyer of the Year.

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