People & Places
Hayden Wilson elected to board chair at Dentons Kensington Swan07 October 2020
Wilson, a skilled litigator, advises on public law issues, including privacy and information law.
High-profile media lawyers join Australian firm Thomson Geer21 September 2020
Firm recently acquired teams from DLA Piper Perth and Dentons Brisbane.
Zayd Alathari joins Norton Rose Fulbright in Riyadh21 September 2020
IP lawyer returns to private practice after eight years at Saudi Basic Industries Corporation
Sonia Baldia rejoins Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton in Washington21 September 2020
Lawyer noted for work in IP transactions and US-India inbound and outbound foreign investment.
Mincheol Kim joins K&L Gates as Orange County-based partner21 September 2020
Dual-qualified Kim handles IP procurement and portfolio management.
Emily Booth promoted to special counsel at Holding Redlich16 September 2020
Melbourne-based lawyer noted for work in media and advertising industries.
Cavenagh Law announces addition of top litigator Paul Tan16 September 2020
Tan’s clients include MNCs, global insurers, financial institutions, governments.
Peter Kang joins Baker Botts as partner, co-chair of Korea IP practice16 September 2020
Kang joins from Sidley Austin, remains based in Palo Alto.
Spruson & Ferguson appoints four principals, four senior associates16 September 2020
Promotions fall across Australia, Singapore and Hong Kong.
Anne-Marie Allgrove named global chair of Baker McKenzie IP group15 September 2020
Sydney-based lawyer known for her work in technology, payments.
Two lawyers named senior associates at Clayton Utz15 September 2020
Akmal Chunara focuses on technology, Kent Teague on pharmaceuticals.
Connell O’Neill joins Gibson Dunn in Hong Kong15 September 2020
Lawyer focuses on corporate transactions in TMT sectors.
Dentons promotes 17 senior lawyers across Australasia15 September 2020
IP lawyers John Simpson, Scott Pollok promoted to senior associates.
Dedar Singh Gill sworn in as judge on High Court of Singapore03 September 2020
Former Drew & Napier IP managing director first joined bench in 2018.