Legal 500 – Hong Kong 2024 rankings

We are pleased to announce that Kennedys has once again been recognised as a leading law firm in Hong Kong, following the publication of the 2024 edition of The Legal 500 Asia Pacific.

Along with maintaining our ‘top tier’ ranking for Insurance, we have also maintained our rankings for Dispute Resolution: Litigation and Regulatory. In a new development for 2024, we are pleased to be recognised as a leading firm for Data Protection and Cyber Security.

The professional and friendly team always provides precise and clear advice on coverage which effectively helps insurers to tackle the complex, significant and difficult coverage issues.

With regard to individual accolades, partners Richard Bates and Joanie Ko were both named as ‘Leading Individuals’ (Insurance) and partners Wilson Tam and Joanie Ko received the accolade of ‘Next Generation Partner’ for Insurance and Data Protection and Cyber Security, respectively. In total, seven lawyers were recommended in the rankings editorials.

See below for a full breakdown of the rankings.

Tier 1 | Insurance  

  • Richard Bates | Leading Individual
  • Joanie Ko | Leading Individual
  • Wilson Tam | Next Generation Partner

Tier 2 | Data Protection and Cyber Security

  • Joanie Ko | Next Generation Partner
  • Nicholas Blackmore | Recommended Lawyer

Tier 4 | Dispute Resolution: Litigation

  • Sandy Cho | Recommended Lawyer
  • Rudy Chung | Recommended Lawyer
  • Christine Tsang | Recommended Lawyer

Tier 4 | Regulatory

  • Rudy Chung | Recommended Lawyer

For the full rankings, please see The Legal 500 website.