Who’s Who Legal (2018):
Benjamin Hughes is "the next star in Asia" according to commentators, who describe him as "a pleasure to appear before" and as someone who "delivers well-reasoned awards."
Chambers & Partners (2018):
Independent Seoul-based practitioner Benjamin Hughes is consistently identified by sources as the pre-eminent international arbitrator on the South Korean scene, and is active across the region on a broad commercial range of issues... He is very highly regarded by interviewees, one of whom notes: "We have encountered him on several cases in the past few years and have found him to be excellent," while another notes specifically that he is "a very good chairman who is really good at running expert witness conferencing sessions."
Who’s Who Legal: Arbitration (2017):
Benjamin Hughes is recognized by clients and peers as one of the foremost arbitrators in Asia.
Chambers & Partners (2017):
Independent Seoul-based practitioner Benjamin Hughes is acclaimed by one source as “the leading international arbitrator in the Korean market,” while another explicitly confirms his status as an arbitrator in high demand, noting that he is “someone who has really internalised the region’s linguistic and cultural considerations,” which gives him a "deep and significant understanding of Asian business parties.”