Woo Kwan Lee & Lo is recognized in the IFLR Asian Awards 2011
Woo Kwan Lee & Lo has the great pleasure to announce that it received the Award of Debt & Equity-linked Deal of the Year “Hopewell Renminbi Bond” in International Financial Law Review (IFLR) Asia Awards 2011. The firm acted for Hopewell Highway Infrastructure Limited in respect of its issue of renminbi corporate bonds to institutional investors in June 2010. The Hong Kong-based toll-road company became the first foreign corporate to raise renminbi outside of China. This is considered as a groundbreaking deal and deserved attention from legal community.


The black-tie ceremony was held on 3 March 2011 (Thursday) at the Island Shangri-la Hotel, Hong Kong. Firm partner Ms. Candy Lau (third from right), consultant Ms. Rosella Wong (second from right) attended the IFLR Asia Awards 2011. Ms. Candy Lau was on hand to receive the award for Woo Kwan Lee & Lo. The award is presented to law firm behind the year’s most innovative and legally challenging deals and it recognizes the excellence and outstanding achievement of our Corporate and Commercial team.