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Freshfields wins recognition at ALB Japan Law Awards 2018

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (‘Freshfields’) has been recognised for its work in Japan at the respected ALB Japan Law Awards 2018.

Tokyo office managing partner Edward Cole was named ‘Managing Partner of the Year’. In addition, the firm won the following three awards – all three of which it also won at last year’s ALB Japan Law Awards:

•   Japan Deal of the Year
•   M&A Deal of the Year (Premium)
•   Technology, Media and Telecommunications Deal of the Year

The ALB Japan Law Awards exist to celebrate the outstanding contributions of private practice law firms and in-house counsel to Japan’s legal landscape.


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About Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP is a global law firm with a long-standing track record of successfully supporting the world's leading national and multinational corporations, financial institutions and governments on ground-breaking and business-critical mandates. Our 2,800 plus lawyers deliver results worldwide through our own offices and alongside leading local firms.  Our commitment, local and multi-national expertise and business know-how means our clients rely on us when it matters most.