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December 7, 2017

Chambers Asia-Pacific 2018 Recognizes King & Spalding Among the Region’s Top Firms


LONDON, Dec. 7, 2017 — King & Spalding has earned recognition as one of the leading firms in the Asia-Pacific region in the latest edition of the Chambers Asia-Pacific guide.

The 2018 guide ranks the firm’s practices in 13 categories, and King & Spalding lawyers earned 23 individual rankings.

The firm earned a promotion to Band 1 in the Asia-Pacific Region Energy & Natural Resources category, and maintained its Band 1 rankings for Singapore Dispute Resolution: Arbitration, Singapore Energy & Natural Resources, and India Projects & Energy.

Asia-Pacific Region

Arbitration (International) (Band 2)

  • Stuart Isaacs QC (Band 2 – Most in Demand Arbitrators)

Energy & Natural Resources (Band 1)

Projects & Infrastructure (Band 3)

India

Corporate/M&A

  • Rahul Patel (Band 3 – Expert based abroad)

Projects & Energy (Band 1 – Desk based abroad)

  • Daniel Rogers (Band 1 – Expert based abroad)

Indonesia

Corporate & Finance (Band 3 – Desk Based Abroad)

Projects & Energy

  • Simon Cowled (Up and Coming – Expert based abroad)
  • Richard Nelson (Band 2 – Expert based abroad)
  • Merrick White (Band 2 – Expert based abroad)

Japan

Construction (Other noted firm)

Corporate/M&A

  • Mark Davies (Recognized Practitioner)

Dispute Resolution (Other noted firm)

  • Christopher Bailey (Band 2)

Investment Funds

  • Mark Davies (Band 1)

Projects & Energy: International (Band 2)

  • John McClenahan (Band 1)

Myanmar

General Business Law (Other noted firm)

  • Richard Nelson (Band 3)

Philippines

Dispute Resolution (Band 1 – Desk Based Abroad)

  • Edward Kehoe (Band 2 – Expert Based Abroad)
  • John Savage (Band 1 – Expert Based Abroad)

Singapore

Construction

  • Emerson Holmes (Band 2)

Dispute Resolution: Arbitration (Band 1)

  • Elodie Dulac (Up and Coming)
  • Simon Dunbar (Up and Coming)
  • Stuart Isaacs QC (Band 1 – Most in Demand Arbitrators)

Energy & Natural Resources: International (Band 1)

  • Simon Cowled (Recognised Practitioner)
  • Kelly Malone (Band 4)
  • Spotlight Table – Power
  • Richard Nelson (Band 1)
    • Spotlight Table – Oil & Gas
  • Merrick White (Band 1)
    • Spotlight Table – Oil & Gas

Projects & Infrastructure: International (Band 2)

  • Kelly Malone (Band 3)

South Korea

Energy & Natural Resources: International

  • Rupert Lewi (Band 2)

About King & Spalding
Celebrating more than 130 years of service, King & Spalding is an international law firm that represents a broad array of clients, including half of the Fortune Global 100, with 1,000 lawyers in 20 offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The firm has handled matters in over 160 countries on six continents and is consistently recognized for the results it obtains, uncompromising commitment to quality, and dedication to understanding the business and culture of its clients. More information is available at www.kslaw.com.