Aquinas Law Alliance has hired Lim Tong Chuan from Tan Peng Chin . Aquinas will be the third Singapore law firm where Lim has held the title of dispute resolution head. Before his seven years at Tan Peng Chin, he held
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Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) is preparing to launch in Kuala Lumpur in May, having recently received a qualified foreign law firm (QFLF) license from the Bar Council in
TMI Associates, headquartered in Tokyo and the fifth largest law firm in Japan overall, has forged an alliance with Malaysian firm Chooi & Company. The allianceJapanese firm
Trowers & Hamlins has had its application for a qualified foreign law firm (QFLF) license in Malaysia granted. The firm becomes the first to receive the license, after changes
Singapore headquartered firm Rajah & Tann is developing its network, bringing its eight regional and associated law firms in Southeast Asia under a single banner: Rajah & Tann Asia. The combined firm will provide
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.
WongPartnership has entered into a formal alliance with Malaysian law firm Foong & Partners, with the aim of capitalising on the growing number of cross-borderSingapore firm
Malaysia looks set to introduce new legislation allowing international law firms to do business on a 'fly-in, fly-out' basis, allowing them to advise clients in the country without having local offices. The new
Bird & Bird has boosted its international aviation group in Singapore with the hire of Leo Fattorini, who leaves an in-house role at Virgin Atlantic to join the firm as a partner.
Malaysia is set to enact new laws to open its marketplace to foreign law firms, following similar moves by Singapore and South Korea. The legislation will allow international firms to establish alliances with local
Until late last year, Hong Kong was the world leader for initial public offerings, but now the Hong Kong Stock Exchange ranks at ninth place in terms of funds raised in IPOs, according to statistics published by
Malaysia is making moves to liberalise its legal services market, tabling a bill that would offer foreign law firms a number of ways to operate in the country. The Legal Profession (Amendment) Bill 2012 provides for