People & Places
Allens announces first seven participants of its legaltech accelerator26 March 2021
Companies involved in document automation, smart contracts and AI-driven knowledge management make up first class.
US-China expert Jon Cowley joins Baker McKenzie international commercial practice26 March 2021
Hong Kong-based lawyer brings experience in customs, export controls, supply chain, cross-border regulatory matters.
K&L Gates launches Chinese trademark agency26 March 2021
New Beijing office will allow firm to file and prosecute trademark applications directly with CNIPA.
Former K&S Partners lawyer launches boutique IP firm, Priya Rao & Associates26 March 2021
Delhi-based firm features second partner, trademark agent and litigating counsel.
Raphael Tay joins LAW Partnership as head of corporate and commercial26 March 2021
Kuala Lumpur-based firm taking next step in evolution to full-service model.
Sunny Mann named global chair of Baker McKenzie international trade group26 March 2021
London-based Mann has also worked for the firm in Hong Kong, Sydney, New York.
Talat Ansari joins Seyfarth as New York litigation partner26 March 2021
Ansari noted for his work handling commercial litigation and international arbitration matters.
Bharath charts new course with launch of KRIA Law12 March 2021
KRIA Law will focus on IP, litigation support and dispute resolution.
Adam Luxton joins James & Wells as partner22 February 2021
Brisbane-based lawyer noted for his work in mining and software engineering, ICT.
Alec Christie joins Clyde & Co’s cyber team in Sydney22 February 2021
Lawyer joins the firm’s Resilience team, will aid in expansion of global tech and cyber risk offering.
Andre Seah joins OC Queen Street as counsel22 February 2021
Singapore-based lawyer specializes in finance and securities, will complement firm’s strength in finch and cryptocurrency.
Guadalupe Sampedro joins Cooley in London22 February 2021
Fintech and payments expert was once PayPal’s EU data protection officer and privacy director for EMEA and Latin America.
K&L Gates bolsters corporate practice with new partner, counsel22 February 2021
Marius Toime will join as partner, Lucas Nicolet-Serra as counsel.
Kurt Haegeman takes helm of Baker McKenzie’s consumer goods and retail group22 February 2021
Brussels- and Tokyo-based lawyer has represented CG&R clients in complex, multi-jurisdictional antitrust matters.