HFW named ESG Firm of the Year at the Asia Legal Awards 2023
Global, sector-focused law firm HFW has been named ESG Firm of the Year at the Asia Legal Awards 2023.
The Asia Legal Awards identify the most important transactions and cases
with the most complex and outstanding legal work in Asia, and recognises
the firm who has set new standards in the delivery of high-level legal services
and solutions, thereby demonstrating their market-leading position.
Peter Zaman's team in Singapore advised on the Rimba Collective - one of the largest private sector-enabled forest conservation initiatives in Southeast Asia, Abaxx Clearing's futures contract on voluntary carbon offset units, and IETA, World Bank and Singapore Government's establishment of Climate Action Data Trust, a decentralised metadata system that can link, aggregate and harmonise all major carbon market registry data.
Peter Zaman, Partner, HFW:
"We are really pleased about this recognition as this win highlights the continued depth and strength of our work in the region. We thank our clients for their continued support, they give us the chance to help them find interesting and innovative solutions to their challenges and that is very motivating. It inspires us to do better and be better."
To learn more about the award, visit: 2023 Winners: The Asia Legal Awards (ASLA) 2023
HFW is a leading global law firm in the aerospace, commodities, construction, energy, insurance, and shipping sectors. The firm has more than 600 lawyers, including 180 partners, based in offices across the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia Pacific. HFW prides itself on its deep industry expertise and its entrepreneurial, creative, and collaborative culture.