People & Places
Emily Booth promoted to special counsel at Holding Redlich16 September 2020
Melbourne-based lawyer noted for work in media and advertising industries.
Cavenagh Law announces addition of top litigator Paul Tan16 September 2020
Tan’s clients include MNCs, global insurers, financial institutions, governments.
Peter Kang joins Baker Botts as partner, co-chair of Korea IP practice16 September 2020
Kang joins from Sidley Austin, remains based in Palo Alto.
Spruson & Ferguson appoints four principals, four senior associates16 September 2020
Promotions fall across Australia, Singapore and Hong Kong.
Anne-Marie Allgrove named global chair of Baker McKenzie IP group15 September 2020
Sydney-based lawyer known for her work in technology, payments.
Two lawyers named senior associates at Clayton Utz15 September 2020
Akmal Chunara focuses on technology, Kent Teague on pharmaceuticals.
Connell O’Neill joins Gibson Dunn in Hong Kong15 September 2020
Lawyer focuses on corporate transactions in TMT sectors.
Dentons promotes 17 senior lawyers across Australasia15 September 2020
IP lawyers John Simpson, Scott Pollok promoted to senior associates.
Dedar Singh Gill sworn in as judge on High Court of Singapore03 September 2020
Former Drew & Napier IP managing director first joined bench in 2018.
Januar Jahja and Partners boosts patent and litigation teams22 July 2020
New hires bring nearly two decades of experience to Jakarta-based firm.
Connie Heng named APAC regional managing partner at Clifford Chance21 July 2020
Hong Kong-based lawyer has led firm’s regional capital markets practice since 2015.
Commercial lawyer Ed Browne joins Macpherson Kelley21 July 2020
Browne’s clients include service providers in IT, marketing and tech companies.
Sparke Helmore merges with Newcastle-based LBC21 July 2020
New partner Julien Castaldi brings IP experience to the combined firm.
Pinsent Masons names two as transactional services partners21 July 2020
Nicholas Hanna, Mark Tan join firm from K&L Gates in Singapore; will focus on FinTech and MedTech.