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Clyde & Co has hired Rosie Ng as a partner in the firm’s global insurance group in Hong Kong from HFW, where she was a consultant.
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HFW has grown its Singapore energy and resources practice with the addition of Dan Perera as a partner from Reed Smith.
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Peter Zaman, formerly the managing partner of Reed Smith’s Singapore office, has joined HFW as a senior partner.
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Richard Crump, global senior partner at HFW, talks about how the firm has expanded and transformed itself under his watch, the need to adapt to the desires of different generations of lawyers, and why firms need to understand not just their clients, but also their industries.
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HFW has followed up its recent hire of Locke Lord’s Hong Kong managing partner Wing Cheung with the addition of a nine-member corporate finance team from the same firm, including partner Matthew Wong.
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HFW has hired Wing Cheung as a senior corporate finance partner in Hong Kong from U.S law firm Locke Lord, where he headed the Hong Kong office.
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HFW has bolstered its shipping practice in Singapore with the hire of dry shipping expert Christopher Metcalf as a partner from Clyde & Co.
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Clyde & Co has increased the number of partners in its Hong Kong office to 13 after hiring aviation specialist Peter Coles from HFW, and relocating Christopher Jobson from Abu Dhabi, where he was the managing partner.
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UK-headquartered HFW has launched a consulting arm focused on the Middle East, Asia and Australia.
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Offshore firm Harneys has hired dispute resolution specialist Andrew Johnstone as a partner in Hong Kong from HFW, and also named Ian Mann, head of its litigation and restructuring practice group, as its new Asia managing partner.