If any more evidence was needed that China was the engine powering the regional – not to mention the global – economy, it has arrived in the form of the fallout from the 2019 coronavirus outbreak.
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has appointed Hong Kong-based dispute resolution specialist Georgia Dawson as its new Asian regional managing partner.
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Mayer Brown JSM have advised on the sale of five-star hotel InterContinental Hong Kong to a consortium of investors for $938 million.
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer emerged as the most successful law firm at The Macallan ALB Hong Kong Law Awards 2014 on Sep. 5, taking home eight awards across firm, deal and individual categories.
Slaughter and May is advising Singapore’s Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp (OCBC) on its offer to buy Wing Hang Bank, one of Hong Kong’s last remaining family-owned banks, for $4.95 billion.