Baker McKenzie and its member firms won six awards at the Asian Legal Business Southeast Asia Law Awards held in Singapore on 18 May 2017.
The Firm took home three Firm Awards, including "Regional Intellectual Property Law Firm of the Year", "Tax and Trusts Law Firm of the Year" and "Medical Law Firm of the Year".
In addition, three deals on which the Firm's member firms advised were named "Deals of the Year". Indonesia’s Sovereign Sukuk Issuance on which Hadiputranto, Hadinoto & Partners (HHP Law Firm), member firm of Baker McKenzie in Indonesia advised, was awarded "Debt Market Deal of the Year (Premium)". The Indonesian member firm was also recognized for its role in Go-Jek Fundraising Round, which was named " M&A Deal of the Year (Midsize)". Frasers Logistics’ IPO on which Baker McKenzie's Singapore member firm, Baker McKenzie Wong & Leow advised, was awarded "Equity Market Deal of the Year (Midsize)".
The ALB Southeast Asia Law Awards recognizes the excellence and outstanding achievements of Southeast Asia's leading law firms and in-house legal teams, as well as the top deals and dealmakers of 2016. A panel of independent judges, made up of representatives from in-house departments, law firms and other industry experts, select the winners in each category.
For a complete list of winners of the ALB Southeast Asia Law Awards, please click here.