On June 15, 2017, the International Legal Alliance Summit & Awards (ILASA) held their annual award ceremony in New York, USA. Once again JunHe won the only gold award given to a Chinese law firm Best Chinese Law Firm of the Year. This is the eighth time that JunHe has been awarded with this particular honor. The award is the highest recognition granted by the International Legal Alliance to Chinese law firms. Since 2008, ILASA has held a total of 10 award ceremonies, with this Gold Award issued in all but one year. JunHe won it eight times and the Silver Award once. Among all the nominated law firms, only one is awarded the highest honor (the Gold Award), and the restmay receive the Silver Award.
Partners Mr. John Du, Mr. Alex Hao, and Mr. James Zhu (from left to right) receive the Gold Award at the ceremony on behalf of JunHe
ILASA was established in 2008 in Paris, France. ILASA has an indisputable reputation in European and American legal circles thanks to its professional and independent mode of operation. The award that it set up for the best law firms of the year has been widely considered as the only award for legal professionals which is considered comparable to awards bestowed on our counterparts in the UK and USA.
Mr. Alex Hao, Partner from our New York office, giving the acceptance speech for the award on behalf of JunHe
Over the years, JunHe had won numerous media awards including the ILASA awards by virtue of its exceptional performance in the field as well as our indisputable reputation. We have been especially fortunate in the year 2017, receiving more authoritative awards than ever for our unparalleled and ever-improving legal services.
In April 2017, among all the ALB China Law Awards, JunHe won seven awards, including two of the most influential awards including China Law Firm of the Year and Beijing Law Firm of the Year.
In June 2017, JunHe won the award for Chinese Firm of the Year granted by the publication Who’s Who Legal operated by one of the most influential legal media outlets in the world, Law Business Research Limited.
In June 2017, JunHe won two prestigious awards from the Financial Times’ Asian Pacific-innovative Lawyers 2017, including awards for Most Innovative Law Firm in China and Innovation in Managing and Developing Talent.
The dinner at the ILASA award ceremony
This award once again served as a positive recognition of JunHe as well as a reminder of our obligation to offer excellence and ever-improving legal services. JunHe will continue to build on this groundwork of providing premium legal services and diligently fulfilling our clients’ needs for comprehensive and professional legal services. The bond between JunHe and its clients will always be built on the foundation of the utmost trust.