People & Places
Joel Smith joins Hogan Lovells IPMT practice in London05 January 2021
IP litigator, commercial IP specialist previously worked in Hong Kong, Sydney.
John Dieckmann promoted to partner at Clayton Utz05 January 2021
Melbourne-based lawyer handles large-scale technology procurement projects, IP and IT matters.
Kylie Joiner promoted to special counsel at MDW in Melbourne05 January 2021
Lawyer works with feature film, television producers during project development and production.
Tarek Saad joins Crowell Morning as senior counsel05 January 2021
Doha-based Saad handles complex, high-value commercial disputes, including IP matters.
Ingrid Seegers joins Ironside McDonald as trademark attorney04 January 2021
Auckland-based Seegers known for trademark prosecution and enforcement work.
Lucy Hudson joins Woodhouse IP as owner/director.04 January 2021
Auckland-based Hudson joins boutique’s founder Marcus Woodhouse.
Solanda Chen joins Ironside McDonald as trademark consultant04 January 2021
Auckland-based Chen will handle firm’s China desk.
Daniel Moloney promoted to partner at Jones Day22 December 2020
Melbourne-based lawyer acted on dispute involving IP following a series of corporate transactions.
Eldib & Co. launches office in Shanghai22 December 2020
Firm is first from Egypt to open an office in China.
Guoping Da promoted to partner at Jones Day22 December 2020
Shanghai-based lawyer advises on IP infringement actions in China, United States.
Jack Tsang joins Fisher Broyles as partner in London22 December 2020
Tsang, who is active in London, the Greater Bay Area and ASEAN, focuses on HealthTech, life sciences and EdTech.
Jean Kuo promoted to partner at Jones Day22 December 2020
Taipei-based lawyer’s practice include IP, M&A, antitrust and general corporate and commercial.
Maija Kerry promoted to partner at Norton Rose Fulbright22 December 2020
Sydney-based lawyer focuses on life sciences, healthcare and retail clients.
Peng Tao joins DLA Piper’s Silicon Valley office22 December 2020
Tax lawyer advises on PRC tax and supply chain matters; moves from Hong Kong.