Award Chambers Asia-Pacific

Asia-Pacific's Leading Lawyers for Business 2020

Kirkland & Ellis is recommended in 11 practice areas in the 2020 edition of Chambers Asia-Pacific: Asia-Pacific's Leading Lawyers for Business, and 16 lawyers are listed among the best in the region. A team of Chambers & Partners’ researchers conducted extensive research and analysis based on interviews with clients and peers to compile this independent and objective list of talent available at the highest level of legal practice.


Kirkland received five Tier 1 rankings:

Asia-Pacific Region

Investment Funds: Private Equity



Banking & Finance: Leveraged & Acquisition Finance (International Firms)

Investment Funds: Private Equity (International Firms)

Private Equity: Buyouts & Venture Capital Investment (International Firms)

Restructuring/Insolvency (International Firms)


The Firm was also recognized in:

Capital Markets: Equity (International Firms) - China

Corporate Investigations/Anti-Corruption (International Firms) - China

Corporate/M&A - Asia-Pacific

Corporate/M&A (International Firms) - India

Corporate/M&A: Private Equity - Asia-Pacific

Corporate/M&A: The Elite (International Firms) - China