Asia/Singapore - Page 3

Ashurst's Singapore ally snaps up M&A team from Allen & Gledhill

Team lead Tao Koon Chiam joins ADTLaw as head of M&A for Southeast Asia alongside two other partners and a counsel

‘A dear colleague and steadfast friend’ – WongPartnership mourns loss of senior partner Alvin Yeo SC

Singapore firm leads tributes to co-founder whose career spanned law and politics

Singapore law society president pledges to fight cancer 'until the clock runs out’

Messages of support flood in as Adrian Tan reveals how ‘disaster struck’ during his first months as president

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Singapore’s TechLaw.Fest returns for metaverse themed three-day hybrid conference

Two-day online conference will be preceded by a one-day in-person virtual reality exhibition

King & Spalding names new managing partners in Singapore and Frankfurt

Dual appointments reaffirm commitment to international practice growth post-pandemic

Nine judiciaries launch global network to promote alternative dispute resolution

US, UK, Singapore, and Germany among those to sign up to Judicial Dispute Resolution Network

Linklaters announces new Singapore leadership

Melvin Sng named office’s first senior partner while Jonathan Horan succeeds Christopher Bradley as national managing partner

Cooley and Milbank tapped to bring Grindr through $2.1bn SPAC deal

Freshfields also advises on high-profile transaction with Singapore-based blank check company

Pinsent Masons creates head of APAC role as part of wider regional leadership shakeup

James Morgan-Payler to take the reins in Melbourne as UK firm's head of APAC as Singapore-based Johanna Murray made region's COO

Greenberg Traurig signs up Hogan Lovells trio to launch in Singapore

Fourth office in Asia will focus on energy transition and ESG work

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McDermott adds white collar heavyweight from Sidley Austin to lead new Singapore base

Yuet Ming Tham joins alongside partner Shu Min Ho and two counsel and will also serve as head of APAC

Singapore’s Rajah & Tann reshuffles leadership team as firm looks to the future

Shake-up is intended to give younger partners more input into how the firm is run

Watson Farley & Williams mourns death of Singapore office head

Leading maritime lawyer remembered as a ‘superb lawyer who inspired great trust and loyalty’

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Three Crowns secures Shearman & Sterling's Singapore head to launch first Asia office

Arbitration boutique capitalises on city state's 'ever-growing' popularity as a disputes hub with fifth base

McDermott hires Latham's power industry group co-head as Asia transactions chair in Singapore

Clarinda Tjia-Dharmadi comes aboard following firm's relaunch in the city-state last year

Singapore to allow no-win, no-fee agreements to boost appeal as global disputes hub

Latest reforms follow the relaxation of litigation funding rules in 2017

Linklaters secures Morgan Lewis partner to launch Singapore funds practice

Addition of Joel Seow follows double partner hire in Hong Kong last month

Senior counsel success for pair of women commercial disputes lawyers in Singapore

Appointment of Marina Chin and Swee Yen Koh alongside Tan Puay Boon bring total SC tally to 94

Norton Rose Fulbright appoints 54 partners in North America-focused round

Global giant achieves 40% target for women lawyers for third year running; Reed Smith promotes 31

Withers hires partners from Pillsbury and BCLP to boost Southeast Asia reach

Private client powerhouse also signs real estate partner in London and promotes four lawyers to partner