International law firm Reed Smith has been named Firm of the Year for Singapore Maritime & Shipping and earned an Honorable Mention for UAE International Arbitration from In-House Community.

View the results in the April issue of the IHC eMagazine at

IHC asked 17,000 in-house counsel and buyers of legal services from 11 jurisdictions to identify the Firm of the Year for 2021. The survey asked respondents from China, Hong Kong, India, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Thailand, the UAE and Vietnam which legal services providers made the most significant impression on them over the past year.

Reed Smith’s shipping lawyers include seafarers and Master Mariners and are a dynamic partner for clients in the shipping and offshore industries. Our lawyers provide solutions around financing; re-financing and restructuring; marine casualty situations; cargo claims; charter problems, shipbuilding disputes and other high-stakes matters.

With offices in the world’s leading arbitral seats, including London, Paris, New York, Singapore, Hong Kong, Dubai, Miami, and Houston, Reed Smith’s international arbitration practice is strongly positioned to represent clients in international business disputes.