The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. Read more
This year, The Lawyer’s annual ranking of the largest UK law firms by turnover is available as an interactive, digital benchmarking tool. For the first time this will allow you to manipulate each data set against the metrics of your choice.
Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz has stormed up the M&A rankings to take the top spot for the Asia-Pacific region for announced deals.
According to Thomson Financial’s M&A league table for the second quarter of 2005 Wachtell, which ranked 95th for the same period last year, topped the table after advising on three deals totalling $28bn. The US firm is advising the target on the acquisition of Unocol Corp by China National Offshore Oil Corp for$20.4bn – this quarter’s largest deal.