SG: Oon & Bazul builds restructuring heft with CC hire

BY Aparna Sai |

Singapore law firm Oon…

Paul Hastings lawyer joins Hill Dickinson in HK as equity cap markets co-head

BY Aparna Sai |

UK firm Hill Dickinson has hired YK Chan as partner and co-head of its equity capital markets team in Hong Kong from Paul Hastings, where he was an associate.

Milbank bolsters HK cap markets practice with A&O hire

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U.S. firm Milbank has recruited capital markets expert Liang (Alex) Tao as a partner in Hong Kong from Allen and Overy.

Yoon & Yang welcomes trio from Korean financial regulator

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Big Six Korea law firm Yoon and Yang has strengthened its banking and finance practice after hiring of Hwan Jun Heo, Jong Youl Choi, and Yong Ho Choi as partners in Seoul from Financial Supervisory…

White & Case, HHP, Hiswara feature in $2.3 bln Indonesia-Thailand bank deal

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White & Case has advised Thailand’s Bangkok Bank on its $2.3 billion acquisition of an 89 percent stake in Indonesia’s PT Bank Permata from Standard Chartered Bank and PT Astra International.

Third-party funder Woodsford adds new consultant in Singapore

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UK-headquartered Woodsford Litigation Funding has hired Franca Ciambella as a consultant in Singapore.

Mumbai: Former CAM litigator joins Link Legal

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Indian law firm Link Legal has welcomed dispute resolution specialist Bhalchandra Palav as a partner in Mumbai from Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, where he was a principal associate.

India: Ex-Nishith Desai lawyers launch corp boutique

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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

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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.

Bakers continues HK expansion with Kirkland partner

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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.