Morrison & Foerster recognized by Best Lawyers in Japan and Best Lawyers in Singapore

Morrison & Foerster will be well represented in the 2023 editions of Best Lawyers in Japan and Best Lawyers in Singaporewith 38 lawyers receiving 63 individual rankings in Japan and three lawyers receiving six individual rankings in Singapore.

MoFo Named Firm of the Year 2023 for Private Equity, Private Funds and Venture Capital Law in Best Lawyers in Japan. Renowned for its sophisticated advice on complex transactions, both domestically and internationally, our Tokyo-based private equity team handles leveraged buyouts, growth equity investments, divestitures, joint ventures and SPAC transactions. With 110 Private Equity lawyers in our global team, we are well positioned to serve our international clients in domestic and cross-border transactions in the United States, Europe, Asia and Latin America.

Yemi Tépé is the 2023 lawyer of the year for banking and finance in Best Lawyers in Singapore. Yemi has over 21 years of experience advising clients on all financings, including domestic and cross-border acquisitions and leveraged financings, public-private buyouts, real estate financing, corporate restructuring debt, margin loans, syndicated loans and subscription financing. She has represented clients in their major transactions in Singapore, Japan, Korea, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia, Philippines, Sri Lanka, India, Hong Kong, Mainland China, United States United and Europe.

Established in 1983, Best Lawyers is one of the oldest and most respected peer review publications in the legal profession. Lawyers are selected based on receiving the highest overall feedback from their peers. Only one lawyer for each specialty and location is named Lawyer of the Year.

See the full list of 2023 rankings in Best Lawyers in Japan and Best Lawyers in Singapore.