Asian Lawyer, Europe

Withers Grows in Asian Divorce Capital Hong Kong

The U.K. private client boutique has made an unrivaled push into the region to capitalize on a fast-growing population of high-net-worth individuals in China, Singapore and other top jurisdictions.

Firms

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Deals

  • Asian Lawyer

    US Business Opportunities in China's Clean Energy Sector

    By Barbara Yu Levy

    Companies that play it smart will be well positioned to leverage recent political developments and China's demand for low-cost renewable energy technologies into safe, lucrative and long-term business opportunities.

  • Asian Lawyer

    KWM, HSF on $846M Aussie Mining Deal

    Chinese state-owned Guangdong Rising Assets Management Co. has made an offer to acquire Australian copper miner PanAust Ltd.

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Disputes

  • Asian Lawyer

    Morrison & Foerster Sued Over Chinese IPO Work

    By Scott Flaherty

    Investment bank Macquarie Group, which was ordered to pay $15 million over the defunct, fraud-addled Chinese company Puda Coal's 2010 listing, is now suing their legal counsel for failed due diligence work.

  • Emerging Markets, Europe

    Gibson Dunn Partner Suspended for Mishandling Djibouti Case UPDATED

    By Jennifer Henderson

    A British high court judge has reversed an order freezing the assets of Djibouti businessman Abdourahman Boreh after finding that a Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher partner knowingly presented faulty evidence implicating Boreh in a 2009 grenade attack.

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People

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