People & Places
David Rountree named partner at Allens in Sydney19 April 2022
Rountree has significant experience in major technology and outsourcing procurement deals.
Elyse Adams named partner at Allens in Melbourne19 April 2022
Adams has particular expertise in payment technologies and systems, from traditional systems to blockchain
Sarah Su named partner at Freshfields in Hong Kong19 April 2022
Su handles M&A, JV and PE transactions in TMT, consumer goods sectors.
Pravin Anand wins prestigious INTA President’s Award08 April 2022
Noida-based Anand lauded for dedicated volunteer work at INTA, landmark IP cases in India.
ANM Global, Literati Juris set to merge08 April 2022
Rahul Dhote will become IP practice head at merged firm.
Graham Lovett joins Akin Gump in Dubai08 April 2022
Disputes partner regularly appears before DIFC Courts.
Ing Loong Yang joins Akin Gump in Hong Kong08 April 2022
Yang is a renowned international arbitration and disputes practitioner.
Jaya Kumar named regional practice group manager at DFDL08 April 2022
Kumar, who joins from J. Sagar Associates, will be based in Bangkok.
Joy Lam joins Baker McKenzie to advise on virtual assets08 April 2022
Hong Kong-based lawyer advised on Asia’s first open-ended tokenized fund.
Kate Hay joins KWM partnership in Melbourne08 April 2022
Hay brings more than 20 years of multi-jurisdictional IP litigation to the firm.
Kozo Yabe joins Midosuji in Tokyo08 April 2022
Veteran IP lawyer joins Osaka-based firm from Yuasa and Hara.
Melinda Upton named CEO of Positive APAC08 April 2022
IP lawyer’s interest in well-being leads to new career ‘building core psychological strengths of corporate leaders.’
Teresa O’Connor, Patsy Koh join Ghows as directors08 April 2022
Singapore-based lawyers joined from Infinitus Law.
Andrew Mackenzie joins DLA Piper in Dubai22 March 2022
Mackenzie will lead the firm’s litigation, arbitration and investigations practice in the Middle East.
Jennifer Waitman joins Kilpatrick Townsend in New York22 March 2022
Waitman brings extensive trademark prosecution experience in China, other jurisdictions.