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Lee and Li Received Three Major IFLR Asia-Pacific Awards in 2020

For our professional and sophisticated legal strength in the field of private equity, mergers and acquisitions and capital markets, Lee and Li is awarded the three major IFLR (International Financial Law Review) Asia-Pacific Awards in 2020.

 Private Equity Deal of the Year – KKR's Acquisition and Take-Private of LCY Chemical

Lee and Li represented the leading global private equity fund KKR in its acquisition and take-private of LCY Chemical, which is the largest PE deal in Taiwan in over a decade with a transaction value of approximately US$1.56 billion. The complexity of this transaction made it a benchmark deal in the history of Taiwan's PE M&A.

 Most Innovative National Firm of the Year - Taiwan

Lee and Li is awarded the Most Innovative National Firm of the Year in Taiwan and has held the position of the National Firm of the Year/Most Innovative National Firm of the Year for the past decades.

 Rising Star of the Year – Christina Chiang

  Christina Chiang, an associate partner of Lee and Li, has been practicing law for nearly a decade with a focus on M&As and investments. Chiang is one of the leading attorneys in KKR's acquisition of LCY Chemical. With her expertise and extensive M&A experience, Chiang is praised by IFLR as "a specialist in private equity and venture capital".

Christina Chiang's Bio: http://www.leeandli.com/EN/Professions/600/249.htm

Nigel N. T. Li, Chairman of Lee and Li said, "We are thrilled and honored to receive three major IFLR Asia-Pacific Awards in 2020. Not only is Lee and Li once again awarded National Firm of the Year/Most Innovative National Firm of the Year in Taiwan, KKR's acquisition and take-private of LCY Chemical, a high-profile deal that has garnered the attention of the global community of institutional investors as well as the Taiwan society is recognized as the Private Equity Deal of the Year. Furthermore, Christina Chiang, an associate partner of Lee and Li who contributed greatly to the KKR deal, is awarded the Rising Star of the Year. The IFLR awards won by Lee and Li this year once more demonstrate our excellent and reliable practice and client service. We will continue our efforts to deliver top-notch and multifaceted legal services in Taiwan with an outreach to the global market."

For a full list of IFLR Asia-Pacific Awards 2020: https://www.iflr.com/Article/3931534/IFLR-Asia-Pacific-Awards-2020-winners-announced.html