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  • Latest Moves (31 October 2022)

    In this news update, it shows the latest moves within the legal industry. Hong Kong Linklaters has hired restructuring and insolvency specialist Richard Woodworth as a partner in Hong Kong from fellow Magic Circle firm Allen & Overy, where he was founder and co-head of the Asia-Pacific restructuring and recovery group. (ALB, 5 Oct 2022) …

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  • Q3 Private Practice Update

    Written by Katherine Ng, Consultant at Lewis Sanders Katherine is a Consultant at Lewis Sanders, specializing in recruiting lawyers at associate, counsel and partner level for both private practice and in-house markets in Hong Kong.   The legal market has remained relatively stable for the third quarter of this year. Summary With the number of …

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  • Latest Moves (30 September 2022)

    In this news update, it shows the latest moves within the legal industry. Hong Kong Baker McKenzie has hired a three-lawyer arbitration team in Hong Kong from the departing Addleshaw Goddard. Led by partner and disputes head Ronald Sum, the team also consists of associates. Plato Cheung and Beryl Wu. (ALB, 7 Sept 2022) Offshore …

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  • Happy Mid-Autumn Festival!

    Wishing you and your loved ones a blissful Mid-Autumn Festival! May the brightness of the moon bring you warmth and happiness!    

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  • Latest Moves (31 August 2022)

    In this news update, it shows the latest moves within the legal industry. Hong Kong U.S. law firm Loeb & Loeb has hired commercial arbitration specialist Terence Wong as a partner in Hong Kong from Winston & Strawn. (ALB, 4 Aug 2022) PRC law firm Haiwen & Partners has hired shipping dispute resolution specialist Edward …

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  • Important notice (17 Aug 2022)

    For general information : We have recently been made aware of instances where members of the general public (not within the legal community) have been contacted by individuals falsely representing themselves as Lewis Sanders consultants through social media, WhatsApp, phone and email. These individuals, holding themselves out as being Lewis Sanders consultants, have asked for …

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  • Latest Moves (29 July 2022)

    In this news update, it shows the latest moves within the legal industry. Hong Kong Hong Kong firm Howse Williams has hired Alan Yip as partner and head of its real estate practice from Mayer Brown, where he had been a partner since 2010. (ALB, 7 Jul 2022)   Singapore Eight lawyers have moved from …

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  • Latest Moves in Asia (30 June 2022)

    In this news update, it shows the latest moves within the legal industry in Asia. Hong Kong DWF, UK’s largest listed law firm, has entered an affiliation agreement with Hong Kong-based Hauzen. The two firms also announced the addition of marine and insurance lawyer Anthony Woo as a partner from Clyde & Co. (ALB, 1 …

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  • Latest Moves in Hong Kong and Singapore (31 May 2022)

    In this news update, it shows the latest moves within the legal industry in Asia. Hong Kong DLA Piper has hired Crystal Chen as a partner in its finance, projects and restructuring practice from Linklaters, the U.S. firm’s fourth lateral hire in Hong Kong in the past six months. (ALB, 4 May 2022) The PRC’s …

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  • Latest Moves in Singapore ( 4 May 2022 )

    Check out the latest moves within the legal industry in Singapore. Singapore Singapore’s Harry Elias Partnership has hired construction and engineering arbitration expert Joanna Seetoh as a partner from LVM Law Chambers, where she was an associate director. (ALB, 28 Apr 2022) U.S. law firm Greenberg Traurig has set its sights on Singapore after hiring …

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