HK: SH nabs private wealth expert from DLA

BY Aparna Sai |

Stephenson Harwood has boosted its international private wealth offering with the hire of Wei Kang as a partner in Hong Kong from DLA Piper, where she was an of counsel.

Delhi: AZB lands competition partner from TTA

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s AZB & Partners has hired antitrust expert Ram Kumar Poornachandran as a partner in Delhi from Talwar Thakore & Associates (TTA).

Seoul: OMM snaps up M&A expert from Kim & Chang

BY Aparna Sai |

U.S. firm O’Melveny & Myers has hired M&A specialist Woojae Kim as a partner in Seoul from Kim & Chang.

Mayer Brown hires HK investment funds team from Eversheds

BY Reuters |

Mayer Brown announced on Monday that it has added a team led by investment funds partner Paul Moloney to its corporate and securities practice in Hong Kong.

SG: Withers grows private wealth practice with trio from Big Four

BY Aparna Sai |

Withers KhattarWong, the Singapore office of Withers, has hired three lawyers specialising in private wealth, including partners Yeoh Lian Chuan and Koh Chin Chin.

Saraf expands in Delhi, Mumbai with 4 new partners

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s Saraf & Partners has hired real estate experts Sachit Mathur, Ajay Bhadu, and Astha Singh Trehan in Delhi, and banking and finance specialist Sagar Manju in Mumbai. All join as partners.

IndusLaw hires partners in Mumbai, Hyderabad

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s IndusLaw has added M&A specialist Apurbalal Malik and real estate expert Avikshit Moral as partners in the firm’s Hyderabad and Mumbai offices, respectively.

HK: PwC-linked Tiang launches investment funds practice with Simmons hire

BY Kristen Liu 刘诗宇 |

Tiang & Partners, a Hong Kong firm that works closely with PwC’s global legal network, has hired Gaven Cheong as head of its investment funds practice from Simmons & Simmons.

McDermott continues Singapore push with HSF hire

BY Elizabeth Beattie |

Chicago-headquartered McDermott Will & Emery has hired veteran U.S. securities lawyer Siddhartha Sivaramakrishnan as a partner in its recently opened office in Singapore from Herbert Smith Freehills.

Mumbai: L&L continues hiring spree, snaps up 12-lawyer team from IndusLaw

BY Aparna Sai |

The Mumbai office L&L Partners nabbed 12 lawyers, including M&A partner Nishant Singh, from rival IndusLaw.

Delhi: Phoenix Legal boosts banking and finance practice with HSA hire

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s Phoenix Legal has hired Harsh Arora as a partner in Delhi from HSA Advocates.

HK: Dechert launches Asia financial restructuring practice with Kirkland hire

BY Aparna Sai |

Dechert has launched its financial restructuring practice in Asia with the hire of Daniel Margulies as a partner based in Hong Kong from Kirkland & Ellis.