People & Places
David Kennedy named managing director, Australia, at Spruson & Ferguson04 October 2021
Sprusons also announces upcoming merger with Shelston IP, a fellow IPH firm.
Mike Flint named new partner at James & Wells04 October 2021
Christchurch-based lawyer joins firm from Marks & Clerk in Hong Kong.
Elliot Papageorgiou joins Gowling WLG in Beijing07 September 2021
His client briefs include developing IP strategies for one of Europe’s largest VC funds.
Orrick launches Singapore office a year after exiting Hong Kong07 September 2021
Singapore office will initially focus on energy and infrastructure.
Chiang Ling Li joins Tiang & Partners in Hong Kong17 August 2021
Li will lead law firm’s IP practice; Tiang & Partners collaborates closely with PwC.
Amy Candido joins Wilson Sonsini in San Francisco as partner09 August 2021
Candido noted for her work in high-stakes, complex patent and trade secret disputes.
Dang The Duc appointed as arbitrator/mediator at SHIAC09 August 2021
Vietnamese lawyer joins panel of 1,115 arbitrators from more than 80 different jurisdictions.
Dion Alfadya joins Ashurst’s associated firm in Jakarta09 August 2021
Alfadya has a tech-heavy M&A, joint venture practice, including work with digital and tech start-ups.
Joe Teleoglou joins Polsinelli as counsel in Los Angeles09 August 2021
Teleoglou prepares and prosecutes U.S., foreign patent applications.
Lynell Tuffery Huria joins Kāhui Legal in Wellington as partner09 August 2021
Huria is one of New Zealand’s leading indigenous IP lawyers, and the first Māori patent attorney.
Nancy Roy joins Lall & Sethi as partner09 August 2021
Roy will lead the firm’s litigation team from its New Delhi offices
P. Anthony Sammi joins Latham & Watkins in New York09 August 2021
High-profile litigator also named global vice chair of the firm’s IP litigation practice.
Xiaoqiang Qian joins Haiwen & Partners in Beijing09 August 2021
Qian brings IP, antitrust expertise to the firm.
Biswajit Chatterjee joins Hogan Lovells corporate practice in Singapore03 August 2021
Chatterjee focuses on capital markets, M&A and private equity transactions.