Lex Mundi is pleased to welcome Rajah & Tann LLP as the exclusive member firm for Singapore. The firm has an outstanding reputation with exceptional lawyers who are dedicated to delivering the very highest standards of service.
Houston (PRWEB) July 20, 2011
Lex Mundi’s Board of Directors voted unanimously to admit Rajah & Tann LLP as the exclusive member firm for Singapore. Founded in the 1950s, Rajah & Tann LLP is one of the largest law firms in Singapore and Asia.
Rajah & Tann has developed a sterling reputation as a leading and full-service law firm in the region and has proven capabilities and expertise in both dispute resolution and transactional work. It is the only Asian firm to be ranked amongst the top 30 arbitration practices in the world from 2009 to 2011. Its transactional practices have regularly garnered awards and accolades and its mergers & acquisitions lawyers have been recognized for their roles in numerous cross-border deals.
Rajah & Tann represents an impressive base of institutional clients from a wide range of industries including major financial institutions, property developers, IT companies, venture capital funds, construction giants, pharmaceutical corporations, shipping groups, government-linked companies and regulatory agencies as well as professional and non-profit organizations.
Carl Anduri, President of Lex Mundi, commented, "Lex Mundi is pleased to welcome Rajah & Tann LLP as the exclusive member firm for Singapore. The firm has an outstanding reputation with exceptional lawyers who are dedicated to delivering the very highest standards of service across a complete range of practice areas. With the addition of Rajah & Tann, we expand the knowledge and experience available through Lex Mundi’s worldwide network."
Lee Eng Beng SC, Managing Partner of Rajah & Tann, stated, “Our Lex Mundi membership will enhance the geographical reach of our client service by giving our clients access to the best legal minds in cities around the globe. We are looking forward to contributing to Lex Mundi and to building strong working relationships with the Lex Mundi member firms in the years ahead.”
Lex Mundi is the world’s leading association of independent law firms. The association has more than 160 member firms around the world, representing approximately 21,000 lawyers. Membership in Lex Mundi provides member firms with a trusted network of law firms that share similar values and a similar focus on quality through which they can access global legal resources that enable them to serve their clients better and to improve continuously all aspects of their firms. Member law firms are located throughout North America, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, Asia and the Pacific, the Middle East and Africa. Through its nonprofit affiliate, the Lex Mundi Pro Bono Foundation, Lex Mundi member firms provide pro bono legal assistance to social entrepreneurs around the globe. Through the Lex Mundi Learning Network, Lex Mundi delivers on-line training opportunities to member firm lawyers and clients. For more information, please visit http://www.lexmundi.com , http://www.lexmundiprobono.org and http://www.lexlearn.com.