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DREW NETWORK ASIA (DNA) – The Cross-border Firm

Combined brilliance

Some of the most dominant law firms in Southeast Asia have joined hands as Drew Network Asia (DNA) — a formidable blue-chip legal network. With over 480 fee-earners, including 150 partners, we are a ‘firm of firms’ that operates as a united collective, bringing both international perspectives and local expertise to the table.

DNA operates as a one-stop shop in handling the most complex and time sensitive multi-jurisdictional transactions or disputes. We are seamless, client responsive and effective. The DNA member firms include:

Drew & Napier LLC | Singapore

Drew & Napier has provided exceptional legal advice and representation to discerning clients since 1889. We are one of the largest law firms in Singapore. The calibre of our work is acknowledged internationally at the highest levels of government and industry, and marks us as Singapore’s world class law firm. We are trusted by our clients to solve their most challenging problems, advance their interests, and show them the way forward. Our lawyers and senior counsel are the preferred choice when the stakes are high and the issues complex. Our clients consistently vote our lawyers to the highest ranks of their practice areas. We stay at the forefront of the industry by cultivating talent and maintaining the family atmosphere that is distinctly Drew.

More information about Drew & Napier LLC here.

Makarim & Taira S. | Indonesia

Makarim & Taira S. is one of Indonesia’s leading business law firms, offering a full range of corporate, banking, litigation, and specialist legal services to national and international clients. Our longstanding reputation amongst policymakers, regulators, State-owned companies, and world-leading industry groups provides us with unique insights into the latest government policies and developments in the industry. We guide clients through Indonesia’s complex and dynamic regulatory landscape so they can achieve their commercial goals.

More information about Makarim & Taira S. here.

Shearn Delamore & Co. | Malaysia

At Shearn Delamore & Co., we value quality, integrity, ingenuity, and practicality, which reflect who we are as a firm. Our enduring presence is attributable to the strength of our people as well as our ability to adapt to changing times, expand rapidly into new practice areas and deliver innovative solutions to meet our clients’ needs. As we notch another year of experience in our 116-year-old practice, we have only grown stronger. We proudly remain true to our values as we continue to stay at the forefront of the legal profession in Malaysia and strive to provide practical, quality solutions to our clients across a broad spectrum of practice areas. While the numerous accolades speak for us, we believe the ultimate measure of recognition lies in our clients’ satisfaction and faith in us.

More information about Shearn Delamore & Co. here.

Martinez Vergara Gonzalez & Serrano (MVGS) | Philippines

Martinez Vergara Gonzalez & Serrano (MVGS) is a leading full-service law firm in the Philippines established in 2007 by recognised elite lawyers Eduardo A. Martinez, Mark O. Vergara, Manuel Z. Gonzalez and Elmer B. Serrano. With the combined experience of the firm’s partners, MVGS has established itself as a highly respected and leading law firm in the Philippines, providing a full range of excellent legal services in the areas of Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Mergers & Acquisitions, Projects & Energy, Intellectual Property, Tax, Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution, Labour and Employment and Immigration.

More information about MVGS here.

Global reach

Drew Network Asia partners are instructed by clients all over the world. DNA firms are based in:

Singapore (Drew & Napier LLC)
Indonesia (Makarim & Taira S.)
Malaysia (Shearn Delamore & Co.)
Philippines (MVGS)

We also have regional desks that focus on China, India, and Japan. Find out more about our regional desks below:

China Desk
India Desk
Japan Desk


The DNA network is full-service. We focus on three main areas for our clients: transactional, regulatory and risk. Our clients’ experience is seamless, and our tightly integrated teams build collaborative relationships that deliver well-strategised solutions to business challenges.

  • Banking & Finance
  • Capital Markets
  • China Desk
  • Competition Law
  • Corporate Services
  • Crime
  • Data Compliance & Cybersecurity
  • Dispute Resolution, Arbitration & Litigation
  • Employment
  • Energy
  • Funds
  • General Corporate
  • Healthcare & Life Sciences
  • India Desk
  • Infrastructure & Construction
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Investigations & Crisis Management
  • Japan Desk
  • Matrimonial, Wills & Probate
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Private Wealth
  • Real Estate
  • Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Tax
  • Telecommunications, Media & Technology (TMT)
  • Transportation

Learn more about our practices here.

Our Approach

The DNA network is a full-service legal team with international perspective, strong local expertise and impeccable service standards. DNA is a regional platform which enables our clients who seek legal advice and representation within the ASEAN region to obtain integrated and collaborative legal service.

Peer reviewed and revered

The reputation of each DNA firm transcends borders and is built on consistently delivering premium legal advice alongside a world-class service experience. Each DNA firm has a track record of a client-focused approach, high quality legal advice, and cutting-edge solutions. This unwavering commitment is recognised by our clients and peers — and has earned us top rankings in the world’s most prestigious legal publications.

Learn more about our accolades here.