People & Places
Stuart Yothers promoted to partner at Jones Day22 December 2020
New York-based lawyer frequently represents Japanese, South Korean clients in U.S. patent disputes
Amy de La Lama to lead Bryan Cave data privacy team01 December 2020
De La Lama will lead global team from BCLP offices in Boulder, Colorado.
Asim Abbas to join L&L Partners in Delhi01 December 2020
Abbas was a senior associate at the firm in 2000; joins from J. Sagar Associates.
Babita Ambekar joins CMS as Singapore-based corporate partner01 December 2020
Ambekar previously led DWF’s India practice; advises on technology, life sciences transactions.
Brett Menadue takes Asia lead for Lawyers on Demand01 December 2020
Menadue joined LOD in 2017 to set up its Middle East business, which he continues to lead.
Huan Mo joins Jiayuan as partner01 December 2020
Shanghai-based Mo focuses on advising life science, high tech companies.
Bird & Bird promotes Jarrad Parker to special counsel01 December 2020
Sydney-based lawyer has a special interest in media, entertainment and tech sectors.
Paul Hastings litigation partner will relocate from Seoul to Los Angeles01 December 2020
Jong Han Kim has extensive experience in IP litigation, including patent and trade secret cases.
Kayaan Unwalla joins Norton Rose Fulbright in Dubai01 December 2020
Corporate lawyer noted for advice to technology, defense and industrial sectors.
Matthew Ma joins Merits & Tree in Beijing as IP partner01 December 2020
Ma brings experience in TMT, pharma and health care.
Mike Chiam joins Peter Doraisamy as partner01 December 2020
Singapore-based Chiam noted for his FinTech work.
Peter Bartlett named first Australian to lead IBA’s Legal Practice Division01 December 2020
Bartlett provides media reputational advice to clients including Qantas and Fairfax Media.
Sarah Zhao joins Rimon as Washington-based partner01 December 2020
Zhao known for work on international transactions and data privacy.
Clement Dunn named senior associate at Marshalls + Dent + Wilmoth12 November 2020
Melbourne-based lawyer provides services to feature films, television programmes.