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U.S. firm Hughes Hubbard & Reed has hired Paul S. Marston as a counsel and head of the firm’s Tokyo office from Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman. Marston will be Hughes Hubbard’s only lawyer in the Japanese capital.
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U.S. dispute resolution firm Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan has hired arbitration and ADR specialist Tony Andriotis as a partner from Hughes Hubbard & Reed, where he was a counsel, and the firm’s sole lawyer in the Japanese capital.
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Weil, Gotshal & Manges has advised SoftBank’s Vision Fund in its investment of $2 billion in South Korean e-commerce firm Coupang, which was represented by Hughes Hubbard.
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Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher has represented Toyota Motor on its agreement to buy a $1 billion stake in Southeast Asia’s Grab, which was counselled by Hughes Hubbard & Reed.
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U.S. law firm Hughes Hubbard has advised Singapore’s Grab, the dominant ride-hailing service in Southeast Asia, on its acquisition of Uber Technologies’ business in the region.
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Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton and New York-based Hughes Hubbard & Reed have advised ride-hailing company Grab on a $2 billion investment from Chinese peer Didi Chuxing and Japan’s SoftBank Group, which turned to Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison and Herbert Smith Freehills, respectively, for counsel.