HK: Harneys adds investment funds partner from rival Maples

BY Aparna Sai |

Offshore law firm Harneys has expanded its investment funds practice in Hong Kong with the hire of Yucheng Fan as a partner from Maples Group.

White & Case strengthens caps market practice with NRF hire

BY Aparna Sai |

U.S. firm White & Case has added capital markets specialist Margie Chan as a partner in Hong Kong from Norton Rose Fullbright (NRF).

SG: NRF welcomes projects expert from Ashurst

BY Aparna Sai |

Norton Rose Fulbright has recruited Andrew Digges as a partner in Singapore from Ashurst.

More hires for L&L as firm adds partners in Bengaluru, Delhi

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s L&L Partners has hired Abhishek Kumar and Vasudev Dibbur as the firm’s newest partners. They join the Bengaluru and Delhi offices, respectively.

Hogan Lovells boosts India focus with key hire from SPB

BY Aparna Sai |

Hogan Lovells has hired Biswajit Chatterjee as a partner in Singapore from Squire Patton Boggs, where he was co-chair of the firm's India practice and head of the Southeast Asia corporate practice.

Asia Appointments: Week of July 26

BY Rowena Muñiz |

Hogan Lovells bolsters SG office India practice, Kirkland nabs Greater China real estate head from Paul Hastings, and much more in this week’s Asia Appointments table.

SG: Former family court judge joins CNPLaw as partner

BY Aparna Sai |

Daniel Koh, who recently as a retired judge of Singapore’s Family Justice Court, has joined local firm CNPLaw as a partner.

Ashurst bolsters R&I practice in Singapore with CC hire

BY Aparna Sai |

UK firm Ashurst has hired Robert Child as a partner in its restructuring, insolvency and special situations practice in Singapore from Clifford Chance, where he practiced for more than a decade.

Delhi: Another L&L lawyer rejoins firm

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s L&L Partners has welcomed back intellectual property expert Subhash Bhutoria as a partner in Delhi. Bhutoria, who was at L&L between 2015 and 2017, was most recently running his own practice.

SG: Stephenson Harwood welcomes arbitration partner from K&S

BY Aparna Sai |

Stephenson Harwood has hired international arbitration expert Chris Bailey as a partner from King & Spalding. Bailey will initially be based in the London office, and later relocate to Singapore.

Asia Appointments: Week of July 19

BY Rowena Muñiz |

Bakers nabs cap markets expert from Ropes & Gray, SG: Stephenson Harwood welcomes arbitration partner from K&S and much more in this week’s Asia Appointments table.

HK: Mayer Brown grows cap markets with hires from K&L, EY

BY Aparna Sai |

Mayer Brown has hired eight capital markets lawyers in Hong Kong, including partners Guiping Lu, Philip Hyde, Bonnie Yung and Jason Wang. While Lu and Hyde join from K&L Gates, Yung and Wang were most recently with EY’s Hong Kong law firm, LC Lawyers.