Awards & Rankings

HFG is recommended practice by since 2010 (No.1 in Shanghai) and by MIP, ranked in Chambers and Partners and WTR 1000. In 2014 HFG has been again selected as finalist in the category “IP Law Firm of the Year” for the Asian Legal Business Awards.

Leading Firm since 2014 ranked by 


Nicola Aporti was recognized as a in 2016.


WTR 1000 Recommended Firm 2014

World Trademark Review 1000
Legal 5001st IP Firm in Shanghai recommended bysince 2010  
Leading Firm and Recommended Lawyer 2015 

Recommended by Managing Intellectual Property
Fabio Giacopello and Eric Su have been identfied as IP Stars (2014) by MIP

Fabio Giacopello and Eric Su have been recognised as HFG has also been for a their IP expertise accross Trademark, Patent & Copyright

  Fabio Giacopello has been nominated as an Asia IP Expert for Trade Marks (2014) by Asia IP. 
Client Choice 2013
Fabio Giacopello is winner of the “Client Choice Award – Trademark Category, China” of ILO in 2013  
Nominated as “Best Service Provider“ by Akzo Nobel in 2012