People & Places
Joel Shen joins DWF in Singapore as a partner.31 March 2020
Shen is particularly experienced in the Indonesian market.
Dentons and Kensington Swan launch combination31 March 2020
Partnership furthers Dentons' Australasia growth strategy.
Dentons and Lee International launch combination31 March 2020
Positioning Dentons to meet client needs in South Korea.
Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe launch cyber and privacy litigation initiative31 March 2020
Advises on cyber and privacy litigation issues.
Singapore’s Daren Tang to succeed Gurry at WIPO13 March 2020
Tang is currently the IPOS chief executive.
Leading regional firms create DNA12 March 2020
Firms from SGP, MYS and IDN form Drew Network Asia.
Denning Jin joins Han Kun Law Offices in Shanghai29 February 2020
Jin was previously at Haiwen & Partners.
Joe Simone receives INTA's 2019 Service Award for the Advancement of Association Objectives29 February 2020
Founder of SIPS in Hong Kong receives award.
Spruson & Ferguson files the first patent under Hong Kong’s new patent system29 February 2020
Hong Kong's new patent system was launched in late December of 2019.
Jonathan Chu, Mengyi Chen and Candy Tong joins Lau, Horton & Wise29 February 2020
Chu (pictured) and his team join the CMS associated Hong Kong firm from Stephenson Harwood.
Ajeng Yesie Triewanty made partner at Roosdiono & Partners29 February 2020
Triewanty is an IP specialist whose practice encompasses IP matters including licenses and franchising.
Wern-Jhien Yam made partner in Rajah & Tann’s commercial litigation practice group29 February 2020
Yam has represented clients in a variety of industries, including finance, construction, pharmaceuticals, oil and gas, electronics, office supplies and hospitality.
Hogan Lovells launches flexible lawyering programme in the UK in partnership with Elevate.29 February 2020
This initiative part of the Hogan Lovells Legal Services Delivery armoury, which aims to deliver the firm’s services in a flexible, efficient and cost-effective manner.
Alec Christie joins Mills Oakley in Sydney14 January 2020
Alec Christie has joined Mills Oakley in Sydney, where he is the founding partner of the firm’s digital law (including data privacy) practice.
Marion Heathcote wins INTA's 2019 President’s Award14 January 2020
The International Trademark Association (INTA) has named Marion Heathcote, a leading trademark attorney and indigenous rights advocate and principal at Davies Collison Cave in Sydney, as the recipient of the association’s 2019 President’s Award.