Incisive Law Q&A: ‘A single Singapore law practice is the way forward’

BY Elizabeth Beattie |

Ince’s Singapore office recently consolidated with its local alliance partner firm, Incisive Law. After announcing new senior appointments, the firm is intent on creating a stronger internal culture…

India’s Singh launches forensic consultancy with hire from Mazars

BY Aparna Sai |

Indian law firm Singh & Associates (S&A) has ventured into the financial crime space after establishing a forensic investigations and valuation group.

HK: Gall grows matrimonial practice with hire from Robertsons

BY Aparna Sai |

Hong Kong boutique Gall has strengthened its family and matrimonial practice with the addition of Kajal Aswani as a partner from fellow local firm Robertsons.

Host of law firms collaborate to draft online arbitration protocol

BY Aparna Sai |

Herbert Smith Freehills, Ashurst, CMS, DLA Piper, Hogan Lovells and Latham…

Nishimura acts as Sompo invests $500 mln in big data company Palantir

BY Aparna Sai |

Nishimura & Asahi has advised Japanese insurance company Sompo Holdings on its $500 million investment in Silicon Valley data analytics company Palantir Technologies.

Indonesian Bankruptcy and PKPU Proceedings in a Time of Covid-19 [Brought to you by SSEK]

BY Denny Rahmansyah, Mahareksha Singh Dillon |

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused more economic harm to Indonesia than the subprime mortgage crisis in 2008.

Rajah & Tann launches remote contracts management platform

BY Aparna Sai |

Rajah & Tann Asia, the legal network led by Singapore’s Rajah & Tann, has released a platform that enables clients to remotely generate and digitally sign contracts from any device in real-time.

Asia Deals: Week of July 6

BY Rowena Muñiz |

Skadden on Weibos’ $750 mln public offering, Nishimura on Sompo’s $500 mln investment, and much more in this week’s Asia Deals table.

Asia Appointments: Week of July 6

BY Rowena Muñiz |

Oon & Bazul grows restructuring practice with Cavenagh hire, Zhong Lun grows practice in Guangzhou and Haikou, and much more in this week’s Asia Appointments table.

Lex Mundi launches new client delivery service platform

BY Aparna Sai |

Lex Mundi, one of the world’s leading law firm networks, has launched a global client service delivery platform called Equisphere to help in-house counsel address cross-border legal challenges.