Firm Ranks Second in Asia Fund Formation
Morrison & Foerster was recognized as one of the top law firms in Asia at the 11th Global PERE (Private Equity Real Estate) Awards. The firm ranked second in Asia fund formation.
In addition, longstanding client Global Logistic Properties (GLP) was named Japan Firm of the Year in recognition of its second Japanese logistic joint venture partnership with Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. Morrison & Foerster advised GLP on the establishment of the 50:50 joint venture launched in February 2016.
GLP received second place as North America Firm of the Year and third place as Global Firm of the Year, and ranked fourth in the PERE 50.
Founded in 2005, PERE is a leading publication covering the global private real estate markets. The Global PERE Awards annually recognize the leading law firms, financial institutions, deals, and individuals in the private equity real estate market.