Check out the latest moves in the legal industry this week in Hong kong and Singapore.
Linklaters announced two new partners joining the firm, Xiaoxi Lin will join the firm’s corporate practice and Alessandro Nolet will join the banking practice – both will be based in Hong Kong. ( Linklaters, Mar 12)
Cathay Pacific group general counsel Paul Chow will join Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing as its legal chief following a two-year stint at the major Asia airline. ( The Lawyer, Mar 11)
Stephenson Harwood has welcomed back shipping expert Jason Toms as counsel in Hong Kong from Reed Smith, where he was a partner. ( ALB, Mar 11)
Magic Circle law firm Clifford Chance has hired Soo Khim Keoy and Jonathan Wong as partners in Hong Kong. They join from Withers and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, respectively. (ALB, Mar 11)
Eversheds Sutherland senior partner Rodman Bundy, a renowned international law expert, has joined Squire Patton Boggs in Singapore to bolster its dispute resolution practice as the firm continues its efforts to boost its presence in the city-state. (Legal Week, Mar 9)