On an annual basis, Chambers & Partners conducts extensive research and analysis in compiling its objective list of talent available at the highest level of Asia-Pacific's legal practice. Its research methodology has been independently audited and confirmed to be thorough, robust and complete.
In Chambers' 2012 review of legal talent, Kirkland is listed among the best in Asia-Pacific. Tier one rankings include:
Investment Funds: Private Equity
Investment Funds: Private Equity (International Firms)
The Firm was also recognized in Corporate/M&A: Private Equity: Asia-Pacific Region; Capital Markets: Equity (International Firms): China; Investment Funds: RMB Fund Formation (International Firms): China; and Private Equity: Buyouts (International Firms): China.