A total of 18 service providers are competing for the three separate categories of Visionary Client Service Provider of the Year, which are currently being adjudicated by our panel of independent judges*:

Visionary Client Service Provider, International
Clifford Chance
Eversheds Sutherland
Norton Rose Fullbright
Reed Smith
Visionary Client Service Law firm of the Year, Asia
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
DFDL Myanmar
Jingtian & Gongcheng
King & Wood Mallesons
Lee & Ko
MHP Law Firm
Rajaram Legal
Siam City Law Offices
Visionary Non-Law Firm legal Provider
AWA Asia
Korum Legal
ZICO Group


The three separate awards will be announced live at the Counsels of the Year Awards ceremony on May 10.

* David Miles, former partner and executive committee member and chairman of Asia, Latham & Watkins; Crystal Lalime, head of global markets, Credit Suisse; and Evangelos Apostolou, former general counsel, Asia Pacific, and partner, EY, and general counsel, Asia-Pacific, British Telecom.

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