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Asia Pacific

Since establishing a presence in Asia Pacific more than 30 years ago, we have earned a reputation for providing innovative and high-quality advice that has stewarded numerous complex deals to successful conclusion for our clients.

Our lawyers are based throughout the region which enables us to keep our clients up to speed with local legislative and regulatory developments as and when they occur around the region. We are one of very few global law firms that can provide a truly integrated capability across the Asia Pacific region.

In addition to countries where we have offices, we also have a number of International Desks advising clients on large scale international transactions in Asia Pacific.

Countries/regions covered in Asia Pacific:

Our lawyers together with selected local counsel provide an integrated bespoke solution for clients doing business in the region.

We advise international organisations, investors, banks, governments multi-lateral organisations, export credit agencies and non-profit organisations on transactions across these countries.

News & insights

Allen & Overy has acted as co-counsel on Tesco plc’s disposal of its business in Thailand

News: 18 DECEMBER 2020

Allen & Overy has acted as co-counsel on Tesco plc’s disposal of its business in Thailand

Allen & Overy has acted as co-counsel to Tesco plc (Tesco) on the sale of Tesco’s entire interest in its business in Thailand to C.P. Retail Development Co., Ltd., a company held by various CP Group…

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Allen & Overy advises on Blue Loan to Indorama Ventures - Innovative first in market Blue Loan in Asia

News: 07 DECEMBER 2020

Allen & Overy advises on Blue Loan to Indorama Ventures

Allen & Overy has advised International Finance Corporation (IFC), Asian Development Bank (ADB) and DEG - Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH (DEG) on a USD300 million blue loan…

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Greenland Financial Holdings leads consortium that secures digital banking licence in Singapore

Publications: 07 DECEMBER 2020

Greenland Financial Holdings leads consortium that secures digital banking licence in Singapore

Allen & Overy has advised Greenland Financial Holdings Group Co. Ltd (Greenland), a subsidiary of the Greenland Group, who have led a consortium on its successful application for a digital wholesale…

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Publications: 04 DECEMBER 2020

Ten things for lawyers to know about the RCEP

The world’s largest trade agreement, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) was signed on 15 November 2020, concluding more than 30 rounds of negotiations over eight years. 

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Introducing A&O in APAC

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With the legal and cultural fragmentation that exists across the region, our unrivalled Asia Pacific footprint allows us to understand the local nuances of each market while applying international standards to the advice we provide to clients.

Our global coverage

Click on the regions in the map below to find out more about the jurisdictions we cover across the world.

  • Europe
  • Africa
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East
  • North America
  • Latin America
In addition to countries where we have offices, we also have a number of International Desks advising clients on large scale international transactions in Europe.

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Global Experts and Markets

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Our Global Experts and Markets bring together lawyers from across Allen & Overy with significant experience of working on deals in key regions and markets – they support our clients with their business needs across any region by mobilising international teams as well as selecting and maintaining our ties with our chosen relationship law firms. As our network of relationship law firms has grown, we have committed to build an enduring bond that will bring value to them, us and ultimately to our clients. 

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Madhu Mirpuri
Madhu Mirpuri

Marketing and Communications Manager

APAC

Hong Kong

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