Hogan Lovells has hired privacy partner Nicola Fulford from Kemp Little in London. She will join the firm’s privacy and cybersecurity practice.
Fulford has secondments and
Allen & Overy (A&O) has recruited M&A veteran Stephen Besen from Shearman & Sterling in New York.
Besen has advised on mergers, joint
DAC Beachcroft has hired Deacons partner Andrew Keith as its new chief operating officer (COO).
Keith currently holds the same role
After five years leaving the role vacant,
HSA Advocates has recruited energy specialist Rakita Sahay in New Delhi from power company Ostro Energy. From her position as general counsel at Ostro Energy,
Indian law firm
Chinese firm AnJie Law Firm has opened an office in Hong Kong by tying up with local firm Hwang Hauzen.
AnJie is a Beijing headquartered firm with about 200 lawyers in Beijing, Shanghai, and Shenzhen. Its practice
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (BCLP) has hired hospitality partner Koh Tien Gui from Rajah & Tann in Singapore.
Koh is a
Indian law firm Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas has recruited corporate partner Nivedita Tiwari from Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas (CAM) in New Delhi.
Tiwari has over 15 year of corporate and commercial experience, having
White & Case has hired private equity partner Emmie Jones from Macfarlanes in London.
Aside from a brief stint as general counsel at
Pinsent Masons head of competition litigation Ben Lasserson to lead its London office.
Lasserson began his career at
US law firm Strange & Butler has poached
Allen & Overy (A&O) has recruited M&A partner Stephen Besen from Shearman & Sterling in New York.
A corporate veteran, Besen has been
DLA Piper has hired litigator Levi Heath from Barnes & Thornburg in Los Angeles.
Heath joined Barnes as a partner in 2011. Prior to that he held positions at
Cooley has recruited tax partner Alexander Lee from McDermott Will & Emery in Los Angeles.
Lee’s practice focuses on national and
ONC Lawyers has hired corporate partner Eric Lui from local rival Stevenson Wong & Co.
Lui expertise includes banking and finance transactions, corporate
Hong Kong-based firm
Baker Botts has recruited capital markets partner Justin Hoffman from Kirkland & Ellis.
Hoffman joined the US juggnernaut as a partner
Allen & Overy has rehired partner Bob Penn from Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton just two years after he departed from the