14 March 2019

IPLA named Best New Law Firm by Asia Business Law Journal

We are pleased to announce that Insights Philippines Legal Advisors (IPLA) (a member of ZICO Law) has been named Best New Law Firm in 2018 by Asia Business Law Journal. Founded in early 2017, the firm, in barely two years, has garnered a strong reputation among business sectors and industries in the Philippines and around ASEAN.  It has earned the trust of corporates in the Philippines as well as multinational clients. Based on clients’ feedback, the firm was praised for its commercial know-how, innovative solutions, industry knowledge, utmost professionalism, and client centric service.

IPLA Managing Partner, Felix Sy, commented: “We are proud to be named Best New Law Firm by Asia Business Law Journal.  Our lawyers and staff have worked very hard over the last couple of years to provide our clients with commercially-aware legal advice, industry insights, innovative and responsive service, and fast turnaround time. This award motivates us to remain dedicated to working with our clients for their businesses to thrive and succeed in the Philippines and around ASEAN.”

IPLA provides bespoke and innovative legal and advisory services to a range of corporate and financial clients in the Philippines and within ASEAN. The firm advises on a wide array of legal and commercial matters including Banking & Finance, Corporate Commercial, Insurance, Energy & Infrastructure, Tax/Customs, Labor & Employment, and Disputes Resolution/Arbitration.

The firm is a member of the ZICO Law network, the ASEAN go-to network of independent local law firms with a full presence in all 10 ASEAN member countries. The network gives clients direct access to a team of over 300 lawyers and consultants who provide innovative solutions to help businesses succeed in the region. For more information, visit our website at www.insights-law.com.


On 1 December 2022, KPMG and ZICO Law entered into an agreement under which a number of law firms and teams from the ZICO Law network have joined the KPMG network of firms.

The deal will see more than 275 lawyers join over 2,900 legal professionals in the KPMG global organization, creating a significant legal footprint across Asia. It will offer legal services and solutions, a globally connected legal services platform, and specialists who work with leading technology providers to modernize legal functions across organizations. The strategic combination increases the total number of legal professionals in the KPMG network to over 3,750 across 84 jurisdictions. You may read the press release here.

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