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Clyde & Co adds 3 partners in SG, 1 in HK
Clyde & Co. has added four new partners in Asia, two in Singapore through lateral hires, and a promotion each in Singapore and Hong Kong. Full Article
Bakers, K&E on Telkom-Teleguam deal
Baker & McKenzie and its member firms have advised Telkom Indonesia on its acquisition of AP Teleguam Holdings, Inc. from Advantage Partners, a Japanese private equity firm that was represented by Kirkland & Ellis. Full Article
SAM hires JSA’s Chudasama, names him Mumbai head
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas has hired Akshay Chudasama as the managing partner of its Mumbai office. Chudasama joins from J. Sagar Associates (JSA), where he was a senior partner in Mumbai. Full Article
Asia Appointments: Week of June 1
Clyde & Co appoints four new partners, Lander & Rogers adds advisor in Japan, and more in this week’s Asia Appointments table. Full Article
Wilson Sonsini adds Greater China corporate partner
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati has hired Dan Ouyang as a partner in the firm’s corporate and securities practice. Full Article
Clifford Chance, STB on Huatai Securities’ $4.5 bln Hong Kong IPO
Clifford Chance and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett are advising on Chinese brokerage firm Huatai Securities Co’s $4.5 billion IPO on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Full Article


The search for consistency
Islamic finance today is booming, but could its progress be held back by inconsistencies in interpretations across jurisdictions, asks Raghavendra Verma Full Article
Spoilt for choice
The Cayman Islands and the BVI, competing for the offshore Asian market, have their individual charms. Which one you choose depends on your specific requirements, says SERGIO HELD Full Article
In-House Focus: Singapore GCs on their evolving roles
In our inaugural GC section, Alfred Romann speaks to two prominent General Counsel based in Singapore about some of the challenges they are facing regionally, and how their role is evolving as a result Full Article
Q&A with Tan Chong Huat, Managing Partner of RHTLaw
In only about four years since its founding, RHTLaw Taylor Wessing has shown itself to be one of the more progressive-minded law firms in the region. The affiliation with Taylor Wessing came fairly early on, but more recently the firm... Full Article

Special Reports

ALB Intellectual Property Rankings 2015
By Maricel Estavillo | 01 May 15
In our annual IP Rankings, ALB has researched and identified the leading firms for intellectual property in Asia.
Employer of Choice 2015
By ALB | 01 Apr 15
ALB’s annual Employer of Choice survey picks the best firms in Asia to work for. They include the Korean firms Bae, Kim & Lee, Kim & Chang and Yulchon; the Chinese firms Chance Bridge Partners, Guangda Law Firm and Hengdu...
ALB Power List 2015
By ALB | 01 Mar 15
ALB reveals Asia's most successful international and regional law firms, on the basis of their achievements at ALB's annual Law Awards events and Rankings reports.