Entering the new year, key industry publications have named Paul Hastings a leader across a broad range of practices.

December 22, 2005

The International Financial Law Review 1000: Guide to the World’s Leading Law Firms recognized Paul Hastings' Asia practice as a premier source for legal services across several markets, naming us:

  • A Leading Capital Markets Firm for Hong Kong, China and Japan

  • A Leading Capital Markets Firm (for Structured Finance) for both foreign and local (Japan) law advice in Japan

  • A Leading Banking Firm in China and Japan

  • A Leading Securitization and Structured Finance Firm in Hong Kong

  • A Leading Mergers and Acquisitions Firm for both foreign and local (Japan) law advice in Japan

  • A Leading Project Finance Firm in Japan.

Several Paul Hastings partners were also ranked by the IFLR 1000 as leading individuals in key markets: 

 for Securitization and Structured Finance in Hong Kong;  for Banking in Japan;  and  for Banking in China;  and  for Capital Markets in China;  for Capital Markets in Japan; and  for Mergers and Acquisitions in Japan.

Asia Pacific Legal 500 ranks Paul Hastings a leader in:

  • Banking and Finance (Hong Kong, China and Tokyo)

  • Capital Markets (China)

  • Equity Capital Markets (Hong Kong)

  • Employment (Hong Kong)

  • Corporate/FDI (China)

  • Corporate/M&A (Hong Kong and Tokyo)

  • Dispute Resolution (Hong Kong and China)

  • Intellectual Property (China)

  • Real Estate including REITS (Hong Kong)

  • Restructuring and Insolvency (Hong Kong)

  • Project Finance (Hong Kong and Tokyo)

  • Securitization and Structured Finance (Tokyo)

The APL 500 also names several Paul Hastings partners as leading individuals in specific practice categories, including:

for Banking and Finance (in Honk Kong);  for Projects and Energy (in Hong Kong and Tokyo);  for Securitization and Structured Finance (in Hong Kong);   for Banking and Finance (in Tokyo); and for Real Estate/Property Finance and Securitization (in Tokyo).



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