In September 2013, King & Wood Mallesons has been named Firm of the Year 2013 in China across six practice areas in the Asian-Mena Counsel In-House Community Representing Corporate Asia & Middle East Survey 2013. Practice areas including: Antitrust/Competition, Banking and Finance, Corporate and M&A, Intellectual Property, International Arbitration, Litigation & Dispute Resolution. KWM was also voted as Most Responsive Domestic Law Firm of the Year.
In addition, King & Wood Mallesons has obtained honorable mentions in four practice areas, including Employment, Real Estate/Construction, Restructuring & Insolvency, Telecommunications, Media & Technology.
Over 20,000 in-house counsel and senior corporate management in ten jurisdictions were invited to take part in the confidential survey online or at one of Pacific Business Press’ 17 annual In-House Community Congress or Symposium events held across the region, making it the largest and most definitive survey of in-house counsel and buyers of legal services across the region, and therefore the most objective and significant recognition of named firms.