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DLA loses finance partner to Simmons in Hong Kong

Sep 5, 2014 DLA Piper in Hong Kong has seen the departure of finance partner Jolyon Ellwood-Russell, who left the firm to join the partnership over at Simmons & Simmons. Ellwood-Russell specialises in debt finance, including…

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Eversheds boosts Hong Kong banking group

Aug 7, 2014 Eversheds has boosted its Hong Kong banking group with the hire of partner Samuel Chau. Chau joins the firm from the partnership at Gide Loyrette Nouel, where he has advised clients on corporate banking, real estate…

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Osborne Clarke hires 2 Bird & Bird partners in HK

Aug 5, 2014 Osborne Clarke has hired two Bird & Bird partners to help establish the firm’s new Hong Kong office. TMT specialist Marcus Vass will work alongside corporate lawyer John Koh to launch the new branch, which will be…

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Arbitration Chambers Hong Kong hires Lord Hope

Jun 23, 2014 Arbitration Chambers Hong Kong has scored a coup with the hire of former UK Supreme Court judge Lord Hope. Lord Hope retired from the UK Supreme Court in June last year, before which he practised at the Scottish Bar…

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