Check out the latest people moves update in Hong Kong and Taipei.
Ashurst has added Jonathan Chapman as a partner in the global markets practice, based in Hong Kong. Chapman advises a wide range of clients, including investment banks, funds, insurance companies and corporates, on complex structured finance and derivatives transactions across the Asia Pacific region. (In-house Community, Nov 4)
Magic Circle law firm Clifford Chance has named banking and finance lawyer Dauwood Malik as the managing partner of its Hong Kong office. (ALB, Nov 4)
Milbank Lands Magic Circle Hong Kong Trio in Major Asia Push. Clifford Chance’s Andrew Whan and Neeraj Budhwani and Linklaters’ Davide Mencacci are the latest to move to a U.S. firm. (LegalWeek, Nov 11)
Baker McKenzie has elected Michael Wong as its new Asia-Pacific chair. Wong, the first Taiwanese lawyer to hold the role, succeeds Ai Ai Wong. (ALB, Nov 4)