January 13, 2022
Gibson Dunn was recognized in 20 categories at the 2022 edition of The Asia-Pacific Legal 500. The Beijing office was categorized as Corporate (including M&A): Foreign Firms. The Hong Kong office has been categorized under Antitrust and Competition, Banking and Finance, Corporates (including M&A), Dispute Resolution: Litigation, Domestic and International Corporate Tax, Investment Funds, Private Equity, Private Clients ( wealth management of tax trusts and contentious estates), Projects and Energy, Regulatory, Regulatory: Anti-Corruption and Compliance, and TMT categories. The Singapore office has been classified in the following foreign business categories: Banking and Finance, Corporate and Mergers and Acquisitions, Energy, and Restructuring and Insolvency. Additionally, the company has been ranked for its work in India, Indonesia and the Philippines.
John Fadely was named to the Hall of Fame in the Hong Kong category: investment funds; Michael Nicklin was named to the Hall of Fame in the Hong Kong: Banking & Finance category; and Brian Gilchrist was named to the Hall of Fame in the Hong Kong: Dispute Resolution: Litigation category. Kelly Austin has been appointed lead counsel for Hong Kong: Regulatory: Anti-Corruption and Compliance; Elaine Chen was named Leading Lawyer in the Hong Kong: Dispute Resolution: Litigation and Hong Kong: Domestic and International Corporate Tax categories; Albert Cho was named Leading Lawyer in the Hong Kong: Investment Funds category; Troy Doyle was named Leading Lawyer in the category Singapore: Restructuring and Insolvency – Foreign Companies; Sébastien Evrard was named Leading Lawyer in the Hong Kong: Antitrust and Competition category; Brian Gilchrist was named Leading Lawyer in the Hong Kong: Domestic and International Corporate Tax category; Scott Jalowayski was named Leading Lawyer in the Hong Kong: Private Equity category; Jai Pathak was named Leading Lawyer in the Singapore: Corporate and M&A: Foreign Firms category; Brad Roach was named Leading Lawyer in the categories Singapore: Energy – Foreign Companies and Indonesia: Foreign Companies; Brian Schwarzwalder was named Leading Lawyer in the Hong Kong: Private Equity category; Jamie Thomas was named Leading Lawyer in the categories Singapore: Restructuring and Insolvency – Overseas Companies and Singapore: Banking and Finance – Overseas Companies; Graham Winter was named Leading Lawyer in the Hong Kong: Corporate (including M&A) category; and Fang Xue was named a leading lawyer in the China: Business (including M&A): Foreign Business category. Youjung Byon was also named Rising Star for Hong Kong: Investment Funds.
The ranking was published on January 12, 2022.
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s Beijing office is dedicated to serving the needs of our customers who establish operations and do business in China and those of our Chinese customers in their international transactions. The Beijing office works closely with the lawyers in our Hong Kong office, allowing us to provide legal expertise in Hong Kong when needed.
The Hong Kong office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher provides a wide range of legal advice in the United States, Hong Kong and English to international and Asian clients. We offer our clients all the benefits of deep local expertise combined with the strengths of a global company. Our Hong Kong lawyers handle some of the most difficult and complex transactions and regulatory matters in Asia.
Gibson Dunn lawyers in Singapore provide exceptional service to our international clients doing business in the region and to our Asia-based clients with respect to their international matters. Our lawyers have lived and worked extensively in the region and have qualifications and experience in US, English, Singaporean and Indian law. Additionally, having been granted a Qualifying Foreign Law Practice (QFLP) license by the Singapore Ministry of Justice in 2013, we are one of the few firms able to provide our clients with local legal advice in Singapore in the licensed areas. .