Morrison & Foerster has been shortlisted for the 2021 PEI Awards for Asia Law Firm of the Year in the Fund Formation category. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the PEI awards, and is the only honor in the industry decided solely by those in the industry.
Morrison & Foerster is consistently recognized by fund sponsors and institutional investors as a fund formation leader in Asia and globally. With one of the largest private funds practices in Asia, we represent fund sponsors and investors in the formation and operation of investment funds in a number of strategies, such as private equity, buyout, growth capital, venture capital and private equity real estate. In the past year, we have advised Asia-based GPs on more than 30 fund formation transactions, helping our clients raise in excess of US$ 25 billion. We have also advised large institutional investors on numerous LP investments in global investment funds.
In addition, the firm has been shortlisted for the 2021 Global PERE Awards for Asia Law Firm of the Year in the Fund Formation category.