Connell O’Neill joins Gibson Dunn in Hong Kong
15 September 2020
Connell O’Neill has joined Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher as a partner in the firm’s Hong Kong office. O’Neill, formerly with Allen & Overy, will continue his technology transactions and privacy practice with Gibson Dunn.
O’Neill focuses on corporate transactions in the technology, media and telecommunications sectors, including fintech, ecommerce, technology infrastructure, and consumer technologies. He has extensive experience with data privacy and cybersecurity counseling, data-driven transactions, technology transactions and outsourcing, tech sector-focused M&A and growth capital, and telecommunications infrastructure.
“We are very pleased to welcome Connell to the firm,” said Ken Doran, chairman and managing partner of Gibson Dunn. “We are committed to building up our litigation and transactional practices in Asia. With his robust cross-Asia practice and strong reputation in the market, Connell is a terrific addition to our Hong Kong office, where his areas of focus – data privacy and cyber security issues and technology transactions and outsourcing – are increasingly in demand by our clients in the region.”