K&L Gates hires DLA Piper, Mallesons lawyers for Asia offices
K&L Gates has hired dispute resolution partners Michael Pollen and Christopher Tung as it continues to build its Asia operations, reports Asia Legal Business.
Pollen will join the firm’s Singapore office where he will link up with former DLA Piper office head Kevin Murphy and his 15-lawyer team. Pollen will be advising on shipbuilding, ship sale and purchase, and offshore oil & gas transactions.
Tung joins the firm’s Hong Kong office and focus on infrastructure disputes in Asia.