Appleby was commended for its responsive and practical advice with one client commenting “They are accessible and responsive, and can provide practical advice”. Legal 500 also highlighted Appleby for its strong Chinese language capabilities.

This year’s guide added a “Rising Stars” group in the offshore law firm category and Counsel Charlotte Yeung was the only lawyer to be recognised in this category. Benefiting from ‘extensive onshore and offshore experiences’, Charlotte provides ‘very commercial advice’ in relation to fund formation matters.

Asia Group Head and Partner Judy Lee continues to be recognised as a “Leading Individual” with Legal 500 describing her practice as “the engine room of the firm’s overall practice”. Banking & Finance Partner Fiona Chan maintained her position in the “Next Generation” category and was described as “client-oriented”.

Hong Kong Managing Partner Cameron Adderley commented “It is gratifying to see the teams’ contribution to clients’ businesses recognised and to receive their feedback. We pride ourselves on providing astute commercial advice in relation to the laws of Cayman, Bermuda and BVI. This year we celebrated our 30th anniversary in Hong Kong and I am proud of our sustained contribution to clients’ needs in Asia.”

Published annually, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific provides unbiased commentary and insight into the legal marketplaces of 20 Asia Pacific jurisdictions. The researchers carry out extensive research into each jurisdiction, canvassing law firms and contacting 250,000 clients for feedback on the lawyers they instruct.

Share
Twitter LinkedIn Email Save as PDF
More News
15 Nov 2021 | News

Appleby’s Hong Kong office acts as Cayman Islands counsel for UJU Holding Limited on its HKD804 million listing on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange

UJU is one of the fast-growing market players in China’s emerging and rapid-growing online short v...

Contributors: Connie Wu
4 Nov 2021 | News

Hong Kong Partner Marc Parrott to speak at the HFM AsiaHedge Forum

The panellists will discuss the competitiveness of the current hedge fund environment and more.

7 Sep 2021 | News

Appleby’s Hong Kong Office shortlisted for “Best Offshore Law Firm” at the HFM Asia Service Awards 2021      

The awards celebrate providers of services and solutions to the Asian hedge fund industry.

3 Aug 2021 | News

Hong Kong Partner David Bulley named as "M&A Lawyer of the Year" in two jurisdictions in the Innovation & Excellence Awards 2021

David Bulley has been named “M&A Lawyer of the Year” for both the Cayman Islands and British Vir...

9 Jul 2021 | News

Hong Kong Partner David Bulley once again named as "Corporate Finance Lawyer of the Year"

David Bulley, has been named “Corporate Finance Lawyer of the Year – Cayman Islands” in Financ...

5 Jul 2021 | News

Appleby’s Hong Kong office promotes Vincent Chan to Partner

Appleby is delighted to announce the promotion of Vincent Chan to Partner.

9 Jun 2021 | News

Appleby’s Hong Kong office strengthens and expands its corporate team by welcoming investment funds specialist Marc Parrott as partner

Appleby welcomes Marc Parrott as Partner to lead the office’s Investment Funds practice.

18 May 2021 | News

Hong Kong Partner Fiona Chan and Counsel Vincent Chan continue to be named in the Asian Legal Business Offshore Client Choice List 2021

It is Fiona’s fifth year in a row to be recognised, and Vincent’s second year to be named

Contributors: Vincent Chan
5 May 2021 | News

Appleby Asia Group Head Judy Lee is recognised in the IFLR1000 Women Leaders List 2021

Judy Lee continues to be the only offshore lawyer in the Asia-Pacific region to be included.

8 Jan 2021 | News

Appleby's Hong Kong Office Managing Partner Cameron Adderley is announced as one of China's elite 100 lawyers (foreign firm) by China Business Law Journal

Appleby's Hong Kong Office Managing Partner Cameron Adderley is announced as one of China's elite 10...