Indian boutique lands tax, customs duo from ELP

BY Aparna Sai |

Fast-growing Mumbai boutique White and Brief has hired Vineet Nagla as a partner and Prateek Bansal as an associate partner from Economic Laws Practice.

KWM nabs disputes partner from Simmons in SG

BY Aparna Sai |

King & Wood Mallesons has added disputes specialist Amanda Lees as a partner in the firm’s Singapore office from Simmons & Simmons.

Clyde hires second partner in HK in as many weeks

BY Aparna Sai |

Clyde & Co had added aviation finance expert Stuart Miller as a partner in Hong Kong from Mayer Brown, where he spent nearly a decade.

SG: RHTLaw partner joins ZICO Insights as director

BY Aparna Sai |

Zico Insights Law, the ZICO Law network’s Singapore member firm, has hired corporate expert Jeremiah Huang as a director from RHTLaw, where he was a partner.

Trilegal nabs cap markets partner from rival AZB in Mumbai

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s Trilegal has added capital markets specialist Richa Choudhary as a partner in Mumbai from AZB and Partners.

Malaysia’s CLO gets new restructuring and insolvency co-head

BY Aparna Sai |

Rajah & Tann Asia’s Malaysia member firm, Christopher & Lee Ong (CLO), has hired Chua See Hua as a partner and co-head of its restructuring and insolvency team.

Malaysia’s Skrine builds Islamic finance capabilities with partner duo

BY Aparna Sai |

Malaysian law firm Skrine has hired Islamic finance lawyers Sharifah Shafika Alsagoff and Hafidah Aman Hashim as partners in Kuala Lumpur from Mohamed Ridza & Co.

Asia Appointments: Week of March 1

BY Rowena Muñiz |

Rajah & Tann add partner from Clifford Chance, former Kirkland HK partner joins Sidley after four-year break, and much more in this week’s Asia Appointments roundup.

Clyde adds disputes heft in HK with Eversheds partner

BY Aparna Sai |

Disputes expert Rachael Shek has joined Clyde & Co as a partner in Hong Kong from Eversheds Sutherland.

SG: Rajah & Tann adds partner from CC

BY Aparna Sai |

Singapore Big Four firm Rajah & Tann has welcomed corporate specialist Raymond Tong as a partner from Clifford Chance, where he spent more than 10 years.

Former Kirkland HK partner joins Sidley after four-year break

BY Aparna Sai |

Sidley Austin has expanded its corporate and finance practice in Hong Kong with the hire of capital markets specialist Dominic Tsun as a senior project manager.

HFW snaps up second Reed Smith Singapore partner this year

BY Aparna Sai |

HFW has grown its Singapore energy and resources practice with the addition of Dan Perera as a partner from Reed Smith.