Asia Business Law Journal has recognized Silk Legal as a “Rising Star” in its 2020 list of emerging international law firms across Asia. This recognition is given to firms that are gaining traction as a result of their widened areas of key expertise and the complex deals they have been involved with. In this regard, Silk Legal has showcased exceptional competence in innovative practice areas, namely fintech and medical cannabis which has been legalized recently in Thailand. Firms listed by the publication are also renowned for their market-leading practices and strong potential as a top contender in their jurisdiction.
According the publication, the law firms mentioned in the list have “either built a reputation in their specialty areas or have cemented their place with high-quality legal counsel and teams of experienced lawyers.” It adds that “while the Rising Stars are of varying vintage and size, the common denominator is they are all on an upward trajectory.”
Silk Legal was recognized following research conducted by Asia Business Law Journal that involved thousands of in-house counsels who were invited to identify leading law firms in Thailand that are distinguished practitioners of their field. Silk Legal was specifically recognized its work and thought leadership in the cannabis practice, having helped establish one of the first medical cannabis ventures in Thailand. Silk Legal is also a leading law firm for matters pertaining to fintech and blockchain.
“This recognition is an honor and a testament to our team’s hard work and exceptional talent,” said Managing Partner Dr. Jason Corbett. “Being a rising star is only the first step.”
More about Thailand’s ‘Rising Stars’ is available on Asia Business Law Journal’s website which can be accessed here: https://bit.ly/3eRtJ8C