King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) remains a leader in the Australian legal market, with the firm recognised across 28 practice areas in the 2018 Chambers Asia Pacific rankings.
KWM received the highest number of Band 1 rankings, recognised in 19 practice areas including Capital Markets, Banking & Finance and Corporate/M&A.
KWM had the most ranked individuals in Australia, with 117 individuals recognised including 28 in the prestigious Band 1 category – far surpassing other ranked firms. The results showed seven new listings for individuals, and 12 improved individual rankings across the board.
KWM Chief Executive Partner, Australia, Berkeley Cox said; "Our clients see the value in our unmatched Asia Pacific offering which allows the firm to complete innovative and often ground-breaking work for them. These rankings support this strategy and we are very proud of the results."
"The high rankings for our individuals demonstrate the depth of talent within KWM and represent many years of dedication to a particular discipline, with invaluable support from colleagues and clients."