Ladies in Enterprise Law Awards Asia Pacific 2020 – Winners Introduced
The Women in Business Law Awards presented their virtual award ceremony on Thursday, December 10, 2020. The presentation provided an opportunity to recognize the achievements of leading women in the legal profession and to celebrate progressive initiatives in gender diversity and mentoring, minority women, talent management and work-life balance.
The shortlist for Women in Business Law Asia has been announced. The winners for 2020 can be found below. The full selection list can be found at https://awards.womeninbusinesslaw.com/Asia-shortlist
Best initiative on gender diversity in a national company
Best national corporate mentoring program
Khaitan & Co.
Best national law firm for minority lawyers
Best national talent management company
Khaitan & Co.
Best national company for work-life balance
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co.
Best national law firm for women in business law
Best company for volunteer work
Best initiative to promote gender diversity in an international company
Best international company mentoring program
White & case
Best international law firm for minority lawyers
Best international talent management company
Best international company for work-life balance
Best international law firm for women in business law
Best international company China practice
Best international company Hong Kong SAR practice
Most innovative company
Grace Li, Baker McKenzie FenXun
Manisha Shroff, Khaitan & Co.
Capital Markets – Debt
Indri Pramitsawari Guritno, Hadiputranto Hadinoto & Partner (HHP law firm)
Capital Markets – Equity
Kaya Proudian, White & Case
Brenda Horrigan, Herbert Smith Freehills
Competition and antitrust law
Fay Zhou, Linklaters
Amita Haylock, Mayer Brown
Energy, natural resources and mining
Linh Doan, Watson Farley Williams
Financial Services Regulator
Karen Man, Baker McKenzie
Insurance and reinsurance
Wang Ying Shuang, Rajah & Tann
International trade and shipping
Madeline Leong, Watson Farley Williams
Anne-Marie Godfrey, Akin Gump
Work and employment
Liu Lu, River Delta Law Firm
Hanshou Zhou, Jingtain & Gongcheng
Vanita Bhargava, Khaitan & Co.
M & A.
Li Chen, Shearman & Sterling
Fiona Chan, Appleby
Ping Gu, Zhong Lun Law Office
Data protection and privacy
Karen Hon Fun Lee, Mayer Brown
Private customers and trusts
Dawn Quek, Baker McKenzie Wong and Leow
Gunjan Shah, Shardul Amarch and Mangaldas & Co.
Carolyn Dong, DLA Piper
Chou Ching, Rajah & Tann
Restructuring and bankruptcy
Naomi Moore, Akin Gump
Structured finance and securitization
Deemple Budhia, Russell McVeagh
Adeline Wong, Wong & Partners
Settlement of tax disputes
Kristy Keating, EY
Technology, media and telecommunications
Liz Blythe, Russell McVeagh
Vaishali Mittal, Anand and Anand
Theresa Goh, Deloitte
Alina Arora, Shardul Amarch and Mangaldas & Co.
Natashaa Shroff, Shardul Amarch and Mangaldas & Co.
Aisyah Rahmarani Siregar, Assegaf Hamzah & Partners
Amy Seung Hyun Oh, Kim & Chang
Alcina Chew, partnership with Tan Kok Quan
Wai Kar Wye, Allen and Gledhill
In the house
Carrie Suen, Ant Financial
Datin Veronica Selvananyagy, AIA Bhd
Datin Yanya Marie Coelho from Astro Malaysia Holdings Berhad
Karen Guo, Novo Nordisk
Lee-Peng Chow, Carlsberg A / S.
Meng Choo Cheah, Sephora Southeast Asia
Abraham’s Davidson & Co.
East & Concord partners
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
Anand and Anand
SSEK legal advisor
Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill
Akhund Forbes Hadi
Lee & Ko
Sarams FJ & G.
Tsar & Tsai Law Office
Vision & Associates
Fiona Nott, Women’s Foundation