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FT Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyers 2016 submission guidelines

We are pleased to announce the launch of the submission process for the Financial Times Asia-Pacific  Innovative Lawyers 2016 report.

FT Innovative Lawyers is a unique programme that assesses commercial lawyers on their innovation both for clients and in their own businesses. The programme consists of rankings and awards, based on independent research and robust editorial investigation, with a published and online report, and an awards event.

The submission deadline is Friday 26 February 2016.  The research process will run from March to May. The report will be published with the Financial Times newspaper globally on Friday 3 June 2016 and launched at the awards event in Hong Kong on the evening of Thursday 2 June 2016. The awards event will recognise the standout innovators across all categories of the report.

There is no cost for submitting entries but the project will be subject to the terms and conditions outlined in detail below.

The FT Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyers 2016 submission guidelines can be downloaded as a pdf by clicking the link. All submissions and nominations must be made using the online forms listed in the guidelines.

If you have any questions about the research process or guidelines then please contact Lucy Pearson at RSG Consulting on +44 207 831 0300 or by emailing