Dawn Quek, a principal at Baker McKenzie Wong & Leow, member firm of Baker McKenzie in Singapore, has been named the "Private Client Lawyer of the Year" at the Asia Legal Awards 2018 held in Hong Kong last night.
"The Lawyer of the Year" awards recognize market-leading practitioners who have set new standards in the delivery of high-level legal services and solutions in their respective fields.
Commenting about the awards, Steven Sieker, Asia Pacific chair of Baker McKenzie's Tax practice, said, "I would like to congratulate Dawn on her win. This award not only reflects the accomplishment of our pool of talented lawyers and professional staff in the region, but more importantly, encourages us to continue strengthening our wealth management offering so that we can provide the best support for our clients. We would like to thank the Asian Lawyer for this recognition."
Baker McKenzie's Wealth Management Group regularly advises high net worth individuals and families, trust companies, private banks and other financial institutions on a wide range of regulatory and commercial issues. The teams in Hong Kong and Singapore have been consistently ranked by industry publications as top-tier private client practices.