People & Places
Former Apple senior patent counsel joins Brownstein in Los Angeles03 August 2021
Marcus Reeslund will oversee complex patent portfolios, patent prosecution and sophisticated IP asset analysis.
Mitsuhiro Imamura joins K&L Gates in Tokyo03 August 2021
Imamura, who brings team of IP paralegals with him, will allow the firm to file Japanese trademark, patent applications.
Nirupam Lodha joins Khaitan & Co as partner03 August 2021
Delhi-based Lodha assists with complex, high-value IP and technology transactions.
Subhash Bhutoria rejoins L&L Partners in Delhi03 August 2021
Bhutoria had been running his own firm, Krida Legal.
Wenhao Chen joins Merits & Tree as dispute resolution, regulatory partner03 August 2021
Shanghai-based Chen noted for work in cyber security, corporate compliance and anti-bribery work.
AIPPI names Judith Willert as new executive director03 August 2021
Willert will be based in Zurich, where she will report to secretary general and lead the general secretariat.
Tamara El Shibib joins Gowling WLG UAE in Dubai28 July 2021
El Shibib specializes in patent law, technology market analysis, tech transfer and IP commercialization.
Spruson & Ferguson appoints three principals among 14 Asia, Australia promotions28 July 2021
Ken Bolton, May Chan and Adelia Lin promoted to principal.
Giangiacomo Olivi to lead Central Asia IP&T group for Dentons13 July 2021
Milan-based Olivi joins Moscow-based Denis Voevodin to develop the firm’s Central Asia practice.
Edwin Chan joins Goodwin as a partner in Hong Kong13 July 2021
Chan joins private equity practice; clients include leading companies from technology, life sciences sectors.
Danielle Burns promoted to principal at Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick in Melbourne13 July 2021
Burns brings extensive experience as a scientist and patent attorney to her new role at POM.
Crowell & Moring, Brinks Gilson & Lione join forces13 July 2021
Combination extends Crowell & Moring brand in Shenzhen, Chicago, Indianapolis.
Andrew Choung joins Nixon Peabody in Los Angeles as IP partner13 July 2021
Patent litigator spent early years working for Kim & Chang and retains a heavy presence in South Korea.
Nick Weaser joins Keypoint Law in Melbourne13 July 2021
Music lawyer advises artists, producers, songwriters and managers.