We are delighted to announce that LC Lawyers LLP (Hong Kong law firm member of the global EY network) has been ranked by ‘Financial Times’ as one of the Top 20 Most Innovative Law Firms in Asia-Pacific region in its FT Innovative Lawyers Asia Pacific 2020, including the following recognitions:
- a “Highly Commended” Responsible Law Firm for establishing a precedent for the use of video conferencing in labour tribunal hearings in Hong Kong; and
- a “Commended” Innovative Practice of Law for offering a novel way to delist a company from the Hong Kong Stock Exchange by offering shares in a special purpose vehicle company that was set up as a shareholder of a former listed company (as opposed to the usual cash offering).
EY Law team was also honored to receive and ranked as one of the Top 20 Most Innovative Law Firms in Asia-Pacific region including the following recognition:
- a “Highly Commended” Innovative Team to their Oceania employment law compliance team for using technology and data to give clients a more accurate understanding of their risk exposure.
About the Report
FT Innovative Lawyers Asia Pacific 2020 is a rankings report and awards featuring Asia Pacific-based law firms and lawyers’ outstanding performance in finding creative ways to serve their clients and society.