Malaysia’s LAW Partnership launches ASLP arm

BY Aparna Sai |

Malaysian firm LAW Partnership has launched a NewLaw arm called Internal Legal Resourcing (ILR).

Ogier’s corporate administration business set to open SG office

BY Aparna Sai |

Offshore law firm Ogier’s corporate administration business, Ogier Global, is set to open a Singapore office with the appointment Mei Luo and Connie Chan as associate directors.

CLOSING SOON: 2021 ALB Asia Fastest Growing Firms

BY Asian Legal Business |

Research for the inaugural ALB Asia Fastest Growing Firms has commenced. Please use the forms below to submit your numbers to us.

Hyderabad becomes latest Indian city to get arbitration centre

BY Aparna Sai |

The southern hub of Hyderabad is all set to become the latest Indian city to house an international arbitration and mediation centre, according to media reports.

3rd annual ALB India Law Awards honours legal excellence in the country

BY Aparna Sai |

The ALB India Law Awards 2021 celebrated the leading law firms, in-house teams and individuals in the country over the past year during a virtual event held on Aug. 19.

Korea’s BKL gears up to launch Singapore office

BY Aparna Sai |

Bae, Kim & Lee (BKL), Korea’s third-largest law firm, is all set to establish an office in Singapore. The office will be led by Eric Yang, partner and head of the firm’s Southeast Asia practice.

CLOSING SOON: ALB Korea Super 30 Lawyers

BY Asian Legal Business |

ALB is pleased to launch its inaugural Korea Super 30 Lawyers, which will recognise the most highly recommended private-practice lawyers based permanently in Korea.

China's planned anti-sanctions law for Hong Kong unsettles financial sector

BY Reuters |

Global banks and other financial institutions in Hong Kong are scrambling to find out details of China's planned imposition of an anti-sanctions law on the city, and trying to understand how it could impact their operations in the financial hub.

Orrick plants Singapore flag following 2020 Hong Kong exit

BY Reuters |

After shuttering its Hong Kong office last year, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe on Friday announced its launch in another major East Asian financial hub with a new Singapore office.

CLOSING SOON: ALB Asia's Top 15 Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyers

BY Asian Legal Business |

ALB is pleased to launch our ALB Asia's Top 15 Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyers which will be announced in ALB Asia magazine's December 2021 edition. This list highlights the achievements of the top 15 IP lawyers across Asia who have consistently delivered high-quality IP work, set high standards in the IP space, while earning accolades from their colleagues, superiors and clients.

Rising Lawyer Spotlight: Grace Chong, Regulatory Specialist [Brought to you by Simmons & Simmons]

BY Asian Legal Business |

Asian Legal Business talks to Grace Chong, of counsel at Simmons & Simmons, one of the 15 lawyers in ALB’s inaugural list of top 15 rising lawyers under 40 years of age across Asia who have consistently delivered high-quality work and set high standards in their respective legal space while earning accolades from their colleagues, superiors and clients.