The global law firm Jones Day today announced the addition of five partners in Asia with extensive experience related to large infrastructure projects, banking and finance, and energy transactions. James Harris, Julien Reidy, Bruce Schulberg, and Alex Cull will join in Singapore, and Kanyi Lui will join in Beijing. (more…)

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Allen & Overy announces today that it is expanding its Greater China debt capital markets practice with the appointment of Liang (Alex) Tao, a Mandarin speaking U.S. partner, in its Hong Kong office. (more…)

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Ashurst is delighted to announce the appointment of new partner Tracy Whiriskey, based in Tokyo and working in Ashurst’s global corporate team. (more…)

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International law firm Holman Fenwick Willan (HFW) continues to expand its international construction practice with the recruitment of Martin Downey who joins the firm’s Hong Kong office as Partner and head of the Hong Kong construction practice, effective 5 July 2016. (more…)

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Skadden is pleased to announce that Kenji Taneda joined the firm’s Tokyo office as a partner in its Corporate Group. (more…)

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The global law firm Jones Day has announced that Maxwell (Mac) Fox is joining the Tokyo Office as a partner in the Firm’s Intellectual Property Practice. (more…)

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Troutman Sanders LLP continues to expand its practice in Greater China with the addition of Jason Kuo to the Corporate practice in Hong Kong. Kuo was previously a partner in the Hong Kong office of Sidley Austin LLP. (more…)

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International law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) has today announced the significant lateral hire of a team of five lawyers from William KK Ho & Co, an independent boutique firm specialising in asset financing for aircraft and ships. Two Partners, William Ho and Jackson Chow will move to BLP’s Hong Kong office on 18 July 2016. (more…)

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Latham & Watkins is pleased to announce that Frank Sun has joined the firm as a partner in the Corporate Department. His arrival further enhances Latham & Watkins’ Asia and Greater China Practices, which have recently added several prominent transactional partners who advise on private equity and leveraged finance matters. He will be based in the firm’s Hong Kong office. (more…)

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Morrison & Foerster, a leading global law firm, is pleased to announce that three Magic Circle lawyers have joined the firm as partners in Asia. In Hong Kong, Chuan Sun and Vivian Yiu have just started at Morrison & Foerster, coming to the firm from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Allen & Overy, respectively. In Singapore, Yemi Tépé has joined Morrison & Foerster from Clifford Chance, with immediate effect. (more…)

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Holman Fenwick Willan’s strategy to significantly grow and develop its Australian construction and major projects capability has continued to be successful with the recent acquisition of senior industry practitioner Richard Abbott and his team to the firm’s Sydney office. Richard, who is an experienced investment and major projects lawyer with financing, corporate and funds management skills, adds critical mass to the team in Sydney. (more…)

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Jonathan Lee has joined Nixon Peabody CWL as a partner in Hong Kong. His arrival continues the growth of the firm’s transactional practice serving clients in Asia. (more…)

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