India: Ex-Nishith Desai lawyers launch corp boutique

BY Aparna Sai |

Former Nishith Desai Associates lawyers Karan Kalra and Dipanshu Singhal have launched a boutique firm called Bombay Law Chambers (BLC) in Mumbai.

Hong Kong's Hugill & Ip taps corp partner from Oldham

BY Aparna Sai |

Hong Kong boutique firm Hugill & Ip has added Jade Tang as a partner in its corporate and commercial practice from Oldham, Li & Nie (OLN), where she worked for more than a decade.

India’s Link Legal adds second senior hire from SAM in a month

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s Link Legal has welcomed back corporate specialist Namita Das as partner in Delhi from Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas, where she was a counsel.

Malaysia’s LAW Partnership gets IP/tech partner from Shearn

BY Aparna Sai |

Malaysian firm LAW Partnership has appointed intellectual property and technology specialist Ameet Kaur Purba as a partner in Kuala Lumpur from Shearn Delamore & Co.

Bakers continues HK expansion with Kirkland partner

BY Aparna Sai |

Baker McKenzie has hired private equity specialist Derek Poon as a partner in Hong Kong from Kirkland & Ellis where he worked for over eight years.

Mumbai: Trilegal boosts financial regulatory practice with CAM duo

BY Aparna Sai |

Indian law firm Trilegal has boosted its corporate practice with the hire of Cryil Amarchand Mangaldas partners Shruti Rajan and Garima Joshi in Mumbai. Both specialise in financial regulation.

SG: Ashurst adds second partner from A&G in a month

BY Aparna Sai |

London-headquartered Ashurst has added financial regulations lawyer Evan Lam as a partner in Singapore from Big Four firm Allen & Gledhill, the former’s second lateral partner hire from the…

SG: EY taps RHT deputy private wealth head as director

BY Aparna Sai |

Atlas Asia Law Corporation, the EY network’s Singapore member firm, has recruited Benjamin Szeto as director and head of its wealth management practice from RHTLawTaylor Wessing, where he was deputy…

Delhi: India’s SAM appoints COO

BY Aparna Sai |

Indian law firm Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas has appointed Jaideep Ghosh as its new chief operating officer, succeeding Jennifer Milford.

Second departure for Hogan Lovells in SG as restructuring partner moves to CC

BY Aparna Sai |

Magic Circle firm Clifford Chance has recruited restructuring specialist Shaun Langhorne as a partner in the firm’s Singapore office from Hogan Lovells.