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“Asia-Pacific Firm of the Year” for the Second Consecutive Time – Asialaw Regional Awards 2019


At the second Asialaw Regional Awards on May 30, 2019, Kim & Chang was again named as the “Asia-Pacific Firm of the Year.” 

During this year’s awards, Kim & Chang was recognized as both the “Asia-Pacific Firm of the Year” and “South Korea Firm of the Year” for the second consecutive time.  Additionally, our firm won the “Aviation & Shipping Firm of the Year,” “Insurance Firm of the Year,” and “Regulatory Firm of the Year” awards. 

As for individual wins, our firm’s foreign attorney, Deok Il Seo, was named “Outstanding Practitioner: South Korea.” 

Asialaw Regional Awards - Winner emblem

Below are the details of our wins:  

  • Asia-Pacific Firm of the Year (second consecutive win)
  • South Korea Firm of the Year (second consecutive win)
  • Aviation & Shipping Firm of the Year
  • Insurance Firm of the Year
  • Regulatory Firm of the Year
  • Outstanding Practitioner: South Korea – Deok Il Seo

Asialaw Regional Awards 2019*:  Following the first awards ceremony in 2017, Euromoney-affiliate Asialaw hosted its second Asialaw Regional Awards.  Evaluating the performance of law firms in the Asia-Pacific region in 2018, Asialaw surveyed law firms from 25 jurisdictions across eight practice areas and seven industry sectors, and made their determinations based on three key aspects: innovation, complexity and impact.  This year’s awards ceremony took place in Hong Kong.


*The title of the awards ceremony changed from Asialaw Asia-Pacific Legal Practice Awards to Asialaw Regional Awards.