About King & Wood Mallesons

About us

Recognised as one of the world’s most innovative law firms, King & Wood Mallesons offers a different perspective to commercial thinking and the client experience. With access to a global platform, a team of over 2000 lawyers in 27 locations around the world, works with clients to help them understand local challenges, navigate through regional complexity, and to find commercial solutions that deliver a competitive advantage for our clients.

As a leading international law firm headquartered in Asia, we help clients to open doors and unlock opportunities as they look to Asian markets to unleash their full potential. Combining an unrivalled depth of expertise and breadth of relationships in our core markets, we are connecting Asia to the world, and the world to Asia.

We take a partnership approach in working with clients, focusing not just on what they want, but how they want it. Always pushing the boundaries of what can be achieved, we are reshaping the legal market and challenging our clients to think differently about what a law firm can be.

Latest news

KWM has advised client Agalimmune Ltd, a private UK-based company with an innovative, anti-cancer immunotherapy platform.

24 March 2017

King & Wood Mallesons secured a major victory for a high profile Kuwaiti developer, owned by Kuwaiti Royals, in a USD 100 million construction arbitration case seated in Doha, Qatar.

07 March 2017

KWM represented the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic to successfully overturn the US$16.5 million UNCITRAL award

28 February 2017

KWM advised Stanbic Bank Uganda Limited and SBG Securities Limited in connection with the private placement by Umeme Holdings Limited of its 14.3 % stake in the Ugandan power company Umeme Limited

23 February 2017