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Carey Olson launches Hong Kong office

Nov 10, 2016 Offshore firm Carey Olson has opened its second Asia base in Hong Kong, following its first office opening in the region last year in Singapore. The Singapore office is led by Carey Olson partner Linda Lee, who was…

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WongPartnership enters Indonesia with local tie-up

Aug 17, 2014 Singapore’s WongPartnership has entered into the Indonesian market with an alliance with Jakarta-based firm Makes & Partners, which specialises in M&A, capital markets, and restructuring and insolvency deals.…

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SRA shut down UK firm Follett Stock

Nov 12, 2013 The Solicitors Regulation Authority has closed UK law firm Follett Stock after a petition by HM Revenue & Customs. The SRA said that the firm was insolvent, and that intervention was necessary in order to protect the…

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Ex-Howrey lawyers prepare for clawback litigation

Sep 17, 2012 Around 60 former Howrey attorneys have banded together to defend themselves against litigation arising from the firm’s demise. The trustee running the defunct firm’s bankruptcy has said that he may sue former…

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Lovells invites 21 lawyers to partnership

Apr 15, 2010 Lovells has promoted 21 lawyers to the partnership in the annual promotions round – an increase from the 19 that were appointed in 2009’s round, but down from the 31 promotions in 2007. There were ten promotions…

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