India’s JSA nabs banking duo from Juris Corp

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s J Sagar Associates (JSA) has strengthened its banking and finance practice with the additions of Nand Gopal Anand and Pratish Kumar from Juris Corp.

Cloud-based Rimon opens Korea office

BY Aparna Sai |

Rimon Law, a law firm operating on a decentralized, distributed model, has opened an office in Seoul.

KWM picks up another cap markets lawyer from CC in Hong Kong

BY Aparna Sai |

King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) has strengthened its capital markets practice in Hong Kong with the addition of Corey Zhang as a partner from Clifford Chance.

HK: Former DLA China head joins PRC firm Jingtian

BY Kristen Liu 刘诗宇 |

Jingtian & Gongcheng has hired capital markets expert Liu Wei as a partner in its Hong Kong office from DLA Piper, where he was the head of the China practice.

India’s HSA adds another projects partner

BY Aparna Sai |

Indian law firm HSA Advocates has hired projects and energy specialist Ravi Jain as a partner in Mumbai from Economic Laws Practice (ELP).

SG: Links financial markets specialist joins Simmons as partner

BY Aparna Sai |

Simmons & Simmons has hired financial markets expert Sonia Lim as a partner in Singapore from Linklaters, where she was a counsel.

JSA snaps up M&A specialist in Gurugram from Trilegal

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s J Sagar Associates (JSA) has added M&A lawyer Ipsita Chowdhury as a partner in its Gurugram office from Trilegal.

HK: Bakers brings in cap markets specialist from Ropes & Gray

BY Aparna Sai |

Baker McKenzie has bolstered its capital markets and M&A practice in Hong Kong with the addition of Victoria Lloyd from Ropes & Gray.

Mumbai: L&L adds insolvency partner amid string of exits

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s L&L Partners has welcomed back insolvency expert Piyush Mishra as a partner in Mumbai from AZB & Partners.

HK: NRF lures over PE, finance duo from White & Case

BY Aparna Sai |

Norton Rose Fulbright (NRF) has added Peggy Wang and Victor Sim as partners in in Hong Kong from White & Case.

Khaitan Bengaluru partner joins Singapore VC firm as GC

BY Aparna Sai |

Arun Scaria, a Bengaluru-based partner at Khaitan & Co, has joined VC firm Tanglin Venture Partners as general counsel in Singapore.

Immigration expert set to join Morgan Lewis from Bakers

BY Aparna Sai |

Immigration law specialist Vivien Yu will be joining Morgan Lewis & Bockius as a partner later this summer from Baker McKenzie, where she is currently a registered foreign lawyer.