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Asia Pacific

Since establishing a presence in Asia more than 20 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

Publications: 13 FEBRUARY 2020

China’s antitrust law under review – increased clarity, but more uncertainty

China offered a glimpse of what its antitrust regime may look like in the future by issuing few proposed amendments to the Anti-Monopoly Law for consultation in January 2020.

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Coins lined up

News: 11 FEBRUARY 2020

Allen & Overy advises on the first Basel III-compliant Tier 2 bond from Indonesia

Allen & Overy has advised PT Bank Tabungan Negara (Perero) Tbk. (the Issuer) on the issuance of USD300,000,000 4.20 per cent Tier 2 capital securities due 2025 (the Securities). This was the first Basel III-compliant Tier 2 bond issued by an Indonesian bank.

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The Constitutional Court decision on the enforcment of the fiducia security - is this a new interpretation

Publications: 06 FEBRUARY 2020

The Constitutional Court decision on the enforcement of the fiducia security: is this a new interpretation?

A recent decision by the Constitutional Court of Indonesia led to an interpretation of article 15 of the Fiducia Law in relation to enforcement of fiducia security in Indonesia. The ruling has brought into question the ability of a creditor to enforce fiducia security without the need to get a court order. The ruling also raises an issue on the ability of a creditor to declare an event of default without the need to involve a debtor or to obtain a court ruling

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Publications: 04 FEBRUARY 2020

Podcast: G&R Airtime discusses the development of e-Money, e-Payments and e-Wallets in Indonesia and what the future holds for this industry

G&R Airtime unpacks the jargon behind e-Money, e-Payments and e-Wallets, and discusses their related developments and regulatory requirements in the face of Indonesia’s desire to move to a cashless society.

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Introducing A&O in APAC

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. 

Media contact

Madhu Mirpuri
Madhu Mirpuri

Marketing and Communications Manager

APAC

Hong Kong

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