U.S.-headquartered Seyfarth Shaw opened its Hong Kong office earlier this year and has been growing it ever since, hiring Julia Gorham, the former Asia employment head of DLA Piper, and Raymond Wong, a King & Wood Mallesons corporate partner. John Kang talks to Gorham and Darren Gardner, the firm’s head of international practice, who talk about how Seyfarth plans to compete for employment law work in the city.
[ALB Insights] Seyfarth Shaw launches in HK: ‘There are very few employment specialists in the market’
Seyfarth Shaw has hired corporate lawyer Raymond Wong as managing partner of its Hong Kong office from King & Wood Mallesons.
U.S. law firm Seyfarth Shaw has opened an office in Hong Kong that will focus on employment law after hiring Julia Gorham from DLA Piper as a partner.