Mumbai: Argus Partner nabs corp partner from CAM

BY Aparna Sai |

Indian law firm Argus Partners has strengthened its corporate practice with the hire of Gaurav Singhi who joins as a partner in Mumbai from Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas.

India’s IndusLaw adds real estate partner from Tatva Legal in Hyderabad

BY Aparna Sai |

Indian law firm IndusLaw has hired real estate expert Praveen Kumar Thodupunuri as a partner in the southern city of Hyderabad from rival Tatva Legal, where he was a principal associate.

Bengaluru: Real estate specialist rejoins JSA from IndusLaw

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s J Sagar Associates (JSA) has welcomed back real estate and M&A specialist Karthik BM, who joins the firm as a partner in Bengaluru from IndusLaw.

Former SAM partner joins Byju’s as GC

BY Aparna Sai |

Roshan Thomas, a former Bengaluru-based partner at Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas (SAM), has joined Indian learning platform Byju’s as group general counsel.

India’s JSA snaps up cap markets partner from AZB

BY Aparna Sai |

Indian law firm J. Sagar Associates (JSA) has added Niruphama Ramakrishnan as a partner in Gurugram from rival AZB & Partners.

Mumbai: Former Flipkart GC joins Pernod Ricard

BY Aparna Sai |

Bijoya Roy, formerly vice president and group general counsel at Indian e-commerce company Flipkart, has joined French alcoholic beverage producer Pernod Ricard as South Asia general counsel in Mumbai.

Seoul: Three new disputes partners for Yoon & Yang

BY Aparna Sai |

Big Six Korean law firm Yoon & Yang has bolstered its disputes offering with the additions of three new partners: Former presiding judges Su Yeol Lee and Sang Jae Park, and former chief prosecutor Young Hyun Kim.

HK: PRC firm Jingtian nabs disputes partner from CC

BY Aparna Sai |

Beijing-headquartered firm Jingtian & Gongcheng has hired Jimmy Chan (Chen Guohao) as a partner in Hong Kong from Magic Circle firm Clifford Chance.

Asia Appointments: Week of April 12

BY Rowena Muñiz |

Adani nabs corporate expert from Everstone, three new disputes partners for Yoon & Yang, and much more in this week's Asia Appointments table.

India: Adani Group, Everstone Group hire new GCs

BY Aparna Sai |

Indian multinational conglomerate Adani Group has tapped PM Devaiah to be its new general counsel. Devaiah joins from Everstone Group, which has hired Pratibha Jain, a former partner at Nishith Desai Associates (NDA), to replace him.

Skrine welcomes back ex-High Court judge

BY Aparna Sai |

Wong Chee Lin, who spent three decades at Malaysian law firm Skrine before a brief stint on the bench, has returned to the firm as a litigation partner in Kuala Lumpur.

Mumbai: JSA corporate partner heads to Veritas Legal

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s Veritas Legal has hired Manav Raheja as corporate partner in Mumbai from J Sagar Associates.