The family law team of global law firm Withers has won new accolades for its exceptional legal service in Asia for 2015. This award marks half a decade of wins and demonstrates Withers' pre-eminence for matrimonial legal matters.
The award complements and cements recognition of Withers' excellence from earlier in 2015. In February, Withers was named Hong Kong market leader in family law by Doyle Guide 2015, with the firm's lawyers listed for their expertise. The firm was also ranked in top place for its family and matrimonial practice in China, by Chambers Asia Pacific Guide 2015.
“We are delighted by the award as it represents recognition by our legal peers who are themselves leaders in their respective fields”, said Sharon Ser, Withers' Regional Senior Partner Asia and Head of Asian Family Law Practice.
“The firm grows tremendously as it sees opportunity. Over the last few years, we have strengthened our Chinese-speaking offering to accommodate the growing demand from mainland China. This award acknowledges the strength of our reputation in Asia and demonstrates the quality of services we provide to our clients,” added Rita Ku, Withers' first Asian Partner globally.
“My Partners, Marcus Dearle and Rita Ku and our experienced team provides the very best services to clients in all aspects of family law and wealth preservation. When combined with our global network of offices, we offer a seamless international family practice with deep local expertise given our firms capacity in all aspects of wealth planning. We pride ourselves on delivering excellent advice and great value to our clients, whatever their needs in family law,” said Sharon Ser, Withers' Regional Senior Partner Asia and Head of Asian Family Law Practice.
The ALB Hong Kong Law Awards was held on September 11, 2015. The awards recognises the excellence and achievements of North Asia's leading law firms and in-house legal teams of the past twelve months. Withers was also listed as the finalist for Wealth Management Law Firm of the Year and Tax and Trusts Law Firm of the Year.