We are pleased to announce that several Deacons’ lawyers and the firm itself have been shortlisted for the Asia Women in Business Law Awards 2016, held by Euromoney’s Legal Media Group.
Best in capital markets
Best in insolvency and restructuring
Best in IP litigation
Best in patent and trade mark prosecution
Hong Kong – independent firm
Best national firm for talent management
Best national firm mentoring programme
The Asia Women in Business Law Awards recognise leading female lawyers in Asia and celebrate the best initiatives for gender diversity, innovation, minority women, mentoring, work-life balance, pro bono work and talent management. It is supported by the Women's Foundation, Inter-Pacific Bar Association and the Hong Kong Corporate Counsel Association.
The ceremony will take place on Wednesday November 9 at the JW Marriott in Hong Kong.
In 2015, the firm was awarded “Best National Firm for Talent Management” and “Hong Kong Independent Firm of the Year” and in previous years senior partner Lilian Chiang and partners Annie Tsoi and Charmaine Koo have all been honoured with individual awards.