Partner Moves & Promotions 11/21/12

by: Stephen Oliwa

Posted on November 22, 2012 at 12:11 AM



Latham Bolsters Singapore PracticeLatham & Watkins added Sharon Lau and Michael Tardif to its corporate law practice in Singapore. Ms. Lau has expertise in representing issuers and underwriters in U.S. and international securities transactions. She also has a lot of experience with IPOs and M&A’s in Asia. Mr. Ta...

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Partner Moves and Promotions 8/11/11

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Posted on August 11, 2011 at 8:08 PM



There were some major partner moves in Asia this week, let's see what went on...Kirkland & Ellis have recently hired a group of partners for their Hong Kong office from Skadden Arps, Latham & Watkins and Allen & Overy. The group of partners includes corporate partners Nicholas Norris, Dominic Tsun and ...

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Kirkland Recruits Group of Partners for Hong Kong Office

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Posted on August 10, 2011 at 8:08 PM



Kirkland & Ellis have recently hired a group of partners for their Hong Kong office from Skadden, Latham and Allen & Overy. The group of partners includes corporate partners Nicholas Norris, Dominic Tsun and Li-Chien Wong from Skadden's Hong Kong office; David Zhang, John Otoshi, and Benjamin Su, corporate partn...

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Partner Watch

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Posted on March 17, 2010 at 2:03 PM



An economic downturn doesn't necessarily mean that partners stay put or firms are discouraged to bring on lateral partners.  For a partner-level attorney there are many opportunities for lateral movement.  According to The American Lawyer's 2010 "Lateral Report," 2,774 partners made lateral moves in the year ending Sept...

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Recent Partner Promotions

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Posted on December 16, 2009 at 5:12 AM



London and U.S.-based firms with offices in Asia brought up partners - albeit at a slower pace than in 2008 - in a variety of practice areas in recent months, with corporate lawyers in Tokyo seeing the most movement.In mid-October, Clifford Chance shocked the market with the promotion of 15 senior associates across Asia...

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Deal Watch - 8/19/09

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Posted on August 19, 2009 at 6:08 PM



Clifford Chance advised China Construction Bank (Asia) in its acquistion of AIG Finance (Hong Kong) Limited.  China Construction Bank will purchase AIG Finance Limited's outstanding shares for US$70 million.  This deal will expand China Construction Bank's consumer finance business.  AIG Finance Limited is the consumer ...

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Deal Watch - 5/20/09

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Posted on May 20, 2009 at 6:05 PM



Allen & Overy advised Deutsche Bank, HSBC and J.P. Morgan on a Rule 144A/Reg S $1.5 billion bond offering for Hutchison Whampoa.  Partners David Johnson and Mark Roppel were part of Allen & Overy’s advisory team.  The deal constitutes the largest global bond issued by an Asian corporation in 2009.Latham & Wa...

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Partner Moves & Promotions - 12/9/08

by: Ash Kalb

Posted on December 9, 2008 at 11:12 PM



K&L Gates LLP as appointed Louis Meng as a partner in the firm’s corporate, M&A and securities practice. Meng worked previously with DLA Piper and has over ten years of experience with other international law firms in both Beijing and Shanghai. His practice centers around cross-border investments in Chinese comp...

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