Howse Williams Bowers expands with partner hire
Howse Williams Bowers, a Hong Kong law firm, is growing its commercial dispute resolution practice. It announced the hire of Michael Withington as partner from Gall.
Withington joined Gall in 2010, arriving from legacy firm Herbert Smith (today Herbert Smith Freehills), where he practiced for ten years.
Withington has worked on a range of disputes, such as shareholder disputes, employment issues, regulatory investigations and professional indemnity insurance claims on behalf of both insurers as well as the insured. Additionally, his practice includes work on professional negligence claims.
Withington has been a panel solicitor for the Hong Kong Solicitors Indemnity Scheme since 1998.