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Herbert Smith Freehills has been named the Most Innovative International Law Firm at the FT Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyers Awards 2016.

The firm topped the overall Asia Pacific rankings, scoring highly across Asia and Australia  for innovation in the business of law, corporate and commercial, and finance.

In addition, Justin D'Agostino, Global Head of Disputes and the firm's joint Regional Managing Partner for Asia & Australia, was named one of the top ten most innovative lawyers in the region.

"This is a great result for all of us in Asia Pacific and is a very prestigious award, especially as we were recognised across all areas of our business; for innovation in service delivery for clients, on the ingenuity of our legal deals, and for our firm commitment to diversity and inclusion," said Justin.

Full Asia-Pacific rankings for the awards are available online.

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