06 October 2016

Withers KhattarWong* is the only law firm in Singapore rated as 'highly recommended' for its insurance practice in Asialaw Profiles 2017 rankings

Deborah Barker SC
Partner | Singapore

In the latest Asialaw Profiles 2017 ranking of law firms in Asia-Pacific, Withers KhattarWong emerged as the only law firm in Singapore to be rated as 'Highly Recommended' in the Insurance practice.

In addition, Withers KhattarWong was also recognised as one of the leading law firms in Singapore, with four practice areas – Construction and Real Estate, Dispute Resolution, Insurance and Tax – which were ranked as 'Highly Recommended', while another seven practice areas were rated as 'Recommended'.

Deborah Barker SC, Singapore Managing Partner, comments: 'We have developed a reputation as a law firm best known for our tax, dispute resolution, insurance and real estate practices. Other practice areas have also made great strides in the past year since the formal law alliance with Withers. One of our firm's forte is the insurance practice, where we cover all aspects of insurance law, including litigation. It is precisely our expertise in aviation and industrial accidents, as well as personal injury claims which make us the leading law firm for more than 80% of the major insurance companies in Singapore.'

Asialaw Profiles is a guide to Asia-Pacific's leading domestic and regional law firms. The annual ranking exercise is researched, written and edited by a team of journalists based in the region, and the list includes all recommended firms, editorial analysis and Asialaw Leading Lawyers in each jurisdiction.

In total, Withers KhattarWong was rated by Asialaw Profiles 2017 in 13 practice areas, including:


  • Construction & Real Estate
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Insurance
  • Tax


  • Corporate/M&A
  • Financial Services Regulatory
  • Intellectual Property
  • IT, Telco & Media
  • Labour & Employment
  • Private Equity
  • Restructuring & Insolvency


  • Banking & Finance
  • Capital Markets

For more details about Asialaw Profiles 2017 rankings and its profile on Withers KhattarWong, please visit the Asialaw Profiles website

*_Withers KhattarWong in Singapore is a Formal Law Alliance between Withers LLP (Singapore Branch) and KhattarWong LLP, a Singapore law firm._

Deborah Barker SC Partner, Withers KhattarWong* | Singapore

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