Bakers continues HK expansion with Kirkland partner

BY Aparna Sai |

Baker McKenzie has hired private equity specialist Derek Poon as a partner in Hong Kong from Kirkland & Ellis where he worked for over eight years.

Malaysia’s LAW Partnership gets IP/tech partner from Shearn

BY Aparna Sai |

Malaysian firm LAW Partnership has appointed intellectual property and technology specialist Ameet Kaur Purba as a partner in Kuala Lumpur from Shearn Delamore & Co.

Mumbai: Trilegal boosts financial regulatory practice with CAM duo

BY Aparna Sai |

Indian law firm Trilegal has boosted its corporate practice with the hire of Cryil Amarchand Mangaldas partners Shruti Rajan and Garima Joshi in Mumbai. Both specialise in financial regulation.

SG: Ashurst adds second partner from A&G in a month

BY Aparna Sai |

London-headquartered Ashurst has added financial regulations lawyer Evan Lam as a partner in Singapore from Big Four firm Allen…

SG: EY taps RHT deputy private wealth head as director

BY Aparna Sai |

Atlas Asia Law Corporation, the EY network’s Singapore member firm, has recruited Benjamin Szeto as director and head of its wealth management practice from RHTLawTaylor Wessing, where he was deputy…

Delhi: India’s SAM appoints COO

BY Aparna Sai |

Indian law firm Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas has appointed Jaideep Ghosh as its new chief operating officer, succeeding Jennifer Milford.

Second departure for Hogan Lovells in SG as restructuring partner moves to CC

BY Aparna Sai |

Magic Circle firm Clifford Chance has recruited restructuring specialist Shaun Langhorne as a partner in the firm’s Singapore office from Hogan Lovells.

HK: Bakers strengthens finance practice with Shearman hire

BY Aparna Sai |

Baker McKenzie has appointed leveraged finance specialist Kenneth Ching as a partner in Hong Kong from Shearman & Sterling, where he was a counsel.

Former L&L corporate partner joins SAM

BY Aparna Sai |

Indian firm Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas has hired Alina Arora as a partner in Delhi. Arora was a partner at L&L Partners until last year.

Singapore: EY law firm hires director from fintech startup

BY Aparna Sai |

Atlas Asia Law Corporation, a member firm of EY network, has added Emily Low as a director from fintech company Liquid Group, where she was general counsel.