L&S Mumbai commercial disputes head joins HSA

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s HSA Advocates has hired Vishal Lohire as a partner from Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan (L&S), where he was a joint partner leading the firm’s Mumbai commercial dispute resolution team.

Samvad welcomes former CAM director in Mumbai

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s Samvad Partners has hired corporate lawyer Jeeta Nayak as a partner in Mumbai from Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, where she was a director.

Seoul: Latham lands former CC Hong Kong partner

BY Aparna Sai |

Latham & Watkins has hired capital markets specialist Richard Lee as a partner in Seoul from the Hong Kong office of Clifford Chance.

A&G, WongP advise on $1.65 bln sale of Singapore Press Holdings

BY Aparna Sai |

Allen & Gledhill has advised Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) on its S$2.24 billion ($1.65 billion) sale to conglomerate Keppel, which was counselled by WongPartnership.

Cooley, W&C act on Indonesian lending platform’s $430 million SPAC listing

BY Aparna Sai |

Cooley has advised Indonesian buy now, pay later platform Kredivo on its parent company FinAccel’s planned $430 million NASDAQ listing via merger with VPC Impact Acquisition, which was represented by White & Case.

Former A&O partner joins Nardello as EMEA regional head

BY Aparna Sai |

Investigative firm Nardello & Co has hired Barry Irwin as the regional head of its EMEA offering. Based in London, he joins from the Singapore office of Allen & Overy, where he worked for more than a decade.

Ashurst grows in Jakarta with A&O hire

BY Aparna Sai |

Oentoeng Suria & Partners (OSP), Ashurst’s associate firm in Indonesia, has hired Dion Alfadya as a partner in Jakarta from Ginting & Reksodiputro, which operates in association with Allen & Overy.

HK: Harneys adds investment funds partner from rival Maples

BY Aparna Sai |

Offshore law firm Harneys has expanded its investment funds practice in Hong Kong with the hire of Yucheng Fan as a partner from Maples Group.

White & Case strengthens cap markets practice with NRF hire

BY Aparna Sai |

U.S. firm White & Case has added capital markets specialist Margie Chan as a partner in Hong Kong from Norton Rose Fullbright (NRF).

SG: NRF welcomes projects expert from Ashurst

BY Aparna Sai |

Norton Rose Fulbright has recruited Andrew Digges as a partner in Singapore from Ashurst.

More hires for L&L as firm adds partners in Bengaluru, Delhi

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s L&L Partners has hired Abhishek Kumar and Vasudev Dibbur as the firm’s newest partners. They join the Bengaluru and Delhi offices, respectively.

India’s PSL announces Bengaluru office plan

BY Aparna Sai |

Indian boutique firm PSL Advocates & Solicitors is all set to open a new office in Bengaluru, the firm’s fourth branch after Delhi, Mumbai, and Chandigarh.