By King & Wood Malleons
On 14 September, King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) won the “Most Innovative Firm of the Year” and eight other individual and firm awards at China Law & Practice (CLP) Awards 2017 for its outstanding innovative practice in legal and business sectors and the capability to deliver cutting-edge legal services and innovative solutions to clients. Innovation has been one of KWM’s long-standing competitive edges, with which the firm continues to make breakthroughs in the industry. The wins in the firm’s innovation and a number of key practice areas demonstrate a robust recognition for KWM.
KWM won the following nine awards:
Most Innovative Firm of the Year
Firms of the Year:
Banking & Finance Firm of the Year
Capital Markets Firm of the Year
Intellectual Property Firm of the Year
Labor & Employment Firm of the Year
Shipping & Aviation Firm of the Year
Tax Firm of the Year
Individuals of the Year:
Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year——Xu Jing
Real Estate & Construction Lawyer of the Year——Fang Rong
All winners were selected by the editorial teams of ALM’s China Law & Practice, The Asian Lawyer, The American Lawyer and Legal Week, based on their performance in setting new standards in the delivery of high-level legal services and solutions.