Eugene Thuraisingam LLP – Asian Legal Business Southeast Asia Law Awards 2022


31 May 2022

18th Annual ALB Southeast Asia Law Awards 2022

1. The Awards Ceremony

After a two-year hiatus, the 18th Annual ALB SE Asia Law Awards 2022 was held in-person. We attended the black-tie event held at the Grand Hyatt in Singapore on 25th May 2022. The awards ceremony recognised the exceptional performance of private practitioners and in-house counsel in SE Asia and throughout the region.

Eugene Thuraisingam LLP at ALB SE Asia Law Awards 2022

Top row (from left to right): Johannes HadiHamza Malik, Eugene Thuraisingam, Chooi Jing Yen, Suang Wijaya, Yongxin Chen
Bottom row (from left to right):
Yuan Siang, Shirin Chew, Sophia Ng, and Hilary Low

2. Four categories for the ALB SE Asia Law Awards 2022

There were a total of 54 awards across four categories for this year’s ALB SE Asia Law Awards 2022. There were also four new awards included: (1) Data Privacy and Protection Lawyer of the Year (Individual Categories); (2) Data Privacy and Protection Law Firm of the Year, (3) ESG and Sustainability Law Firm of the Year; and (4) Private Equity & Venture Capital Law Firm of the Year (Law Firm Categories).

(A) Seven Deal Categories: –

(a) Debt Market Deal of the Year (Midsize)

(b) Debt Market Deal of the Year (Premium)

(c) Equity Market Deal of the Year (Midsize)

(d) Equity Market Deal of the Year (Premium)

(e) M&A Deal of the Year (Midsize)

(f) M&A Deal of the Year (Premium)

(g) Project Finance Deal of the Year

(B) Ten Individual Categories: –

(a) Data Privacy and Protection Lawyer of the Year 
(b) Dealmaker of the Year
(c) Dispute Resolution Lawyer of the Year
(d) In-House Lawyer of the Year
(e) Managing Partner of the Year (Emerging Markets)
(f) Managing Partner of the Year (Singapore)
(g) Woman Lawyer of the Year (In-House)
(h) Woman Lawyer of the Year (Law Firm)
(i) Young Lawyer of the Year (In-House)
(j) Young Lawyer of the Year (Law Firm)

(C) 9 In-House Categories: –

(a) Compliance and Risk Management In-House Team of the Year
(b) Construction and Real Estate In-House Team of the Year
(c) Financial Services In-House Team of the Year
(d) Healthcare and Pharmaceutical In-House Team of the Year
(e) Innovative In-House Team of the Year
(f) Manufacturing and Trade In-House Team of the Year
(g) Technology, Media and Telecommunications In-House Team of the Year
(h) Transportation and Logistics In-House Team of the Year
(i) SE Asia In-House Team of the Year

(D) 28 Law Firm Categories: –

(a) Aviation Law Firm of the Year
(b) Banking and Financial Services Law Firm of the Year
(c) Construction Law Firm of the Year
(d) Data Privacy and Protection Law Firm of the Year
(e) Dispute Resolution Boutique Law Firm of the Year
(f) Deal Firm of the Year
(g) ESG and Sustainability Law Firm of the Year
(h) Transactional Boutique Law Firm of the Year
(i) Energy and Resources Law Firm of the Year
(j) International Arbitration Law Firm of the Year
(k) Labour and Employment Law Firm of the Year
(l) Maritime Law Firm of the Year
(m) Matrimonial and Family Law Firm of the Year
(n) Medical and Healthcare Law Firm of the Year
(o) Private Equity & Venture Capital Law Firm of the Year
(p) Real Estate Law Firm of the Year
(q) Restructuring and Insolvency Law Firm of the Year
(r) Rising Law Firm of the Year
(s) Singapore Intellectual Property Law Firm of the Year
(t) Regional Intellectual Property Law Firm of the Year
(u) Singapore Litigation Law Firm of the Year
(v) Regional Litigation Law Firm of the Year
(w) Singapore Law Firm of the Year
(x) Tax and Trusts Law Firm of the Year
(y) Technology, Media and Telecommunications Law Firm of the Year
(z) Thailand Law Firm of the Year
(aa) Vietnam Law Firm of the Year
(ab) SE Asia Law Firm of the Year

3. Eugene Thuraisingam LLP a finalist for three categories

Eugene Thuraisingam LLP is humbled to have been shortlisted in two Individual and one Law Firm categories at the Asian Legal Business Southeast Asia Law Awards 2022.

  1. Managing Partner of the Year (Singapore) – Eugene Thuraisingam;
  2. Dispute Resolution Lawyer of the Year – Eugene Thuraisingam; and
  3. Dispute Resolution Boutique Law Firm of the Year.

We would like to take this opportunity to express our gratitude to all our valued clients, business partners, and friends. They have entrusted us with challenging disputes and it has been our privilege acting for them. These nominations reflect our legal expertise, quality of work, and commitment to our clients. We would like to take this opportunity to express our gratitude to all our valued clients, business partners, and friends who have entrusted us with their disputes.