RHTLaw Taylor Wessing clinched Tier 3 spot on Asian Legal Business M&A rankings 2019 for fifth consecutive year

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing is proud to announce that our Corporate team has achieved a Tier 3 ranking in Asian Legal Business (“ALB”) M&A Ranking 2019.

The ongoing trade war between the world’s two largest economies, the US and China, has led to increased caution from investors in making deals. Mergers & Acquisitions (“M&A”) activity across Asia is on a decline. Despite the ongoing trade war and bearish market, the team has maintained its rankings for the fifth consecutive year. Singapore, is one of the few countries in Southeast Asia that recorded an increase in M&A value that rose 154 percent year on year to $17.1 billion.

ALB’s extensive research process comprised of going through firms’ submissions, conducting interviews, editorial resources and market suggestions to identify and rank the top M&A firms in Asia.

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing’s Corporate team led by partner, Erwan Barre, offer some of the top legal minds in mergers and acquisitions. Combined with technical skills, industry knowledge and deep understanding of how to conduct cross-border transactions within the local markets, the team is able to work closely with clients to achieve the best solutions for the deals.