The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific Ranks Six White & Case Practices as Top Tier; 13 Firm Lawyers as

The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific Ranks Six White & Case Practices as Top Tier; 13 Firm Lawyers as "Leading Lawyers"

White & Case scored Top Tier rankings, the highest ranking, for six of its practices in The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific 2015, a rankings guide for major areas of practice across the Asia-Pacific region. In addition, 13 White & Case lawyers were ranked as "Leading Lawyers," the highest ranking for individual lawyers.

 

The Firm’s Tier One practice rankings were:

HONG KONG
Banking and finance

INDONESIA
Foreign firms

JAPAN
Construction, projects and energy—International firms and joint ventures
Real estate—International firms and joint ventures
Shipping—International firms and joint ventures
Tax—International firms and joint ventures

 

Firm lawyers named as “Leading Lawyers” were:

CHINA
Xiaoming Li (Banking and finance)
Alex Zhang (Corporate and M&A)

HONG KONG
Hallam Chow (Projects and energy)
John Hartley (Banking and finance)
Sharon Hartline (Investment funds)

JAPAN
Gerald Fujii (Real estate)
Hendrik Gordenker (Construction, projects and energy)
Norifusa Hashimoto (Capital markets)
Tetsuya Morimoto (Real estate)
Brian Strawn (Corporate and M&A)
Jun Usami (Corporate and M&A)

SINGAPORE
Aloke Ray (International arbitration)
Charlie Wilson (Corporate and M&A)