Partner moves and firm updates for the week of August 21

Yoon & Yang opens second office in Vietnam

Korean law firm Yoon & Yang has opened an office in Hanoi, its second one in Vietnam. The firm will provide legal services for South Korean companies and their subcontractors as they expand in Southeast Asia.

DibbsBarker adds Jason Morris as new partner

DibbsBarker has appointed Jason Morris as a partner in its banking and finance team in Melbourne. He has more than 20 years of experience in banking law and corporate finance. His practice also encompasses property and construction finance, acquisition and leveraged finance and debt capital markets.

David Bates joins Harmers Workplace Lawyers

Workplace relations specialist David Bates has joined Australian law firm Harmers Workplace Lawyers as a partner. Before the move, he was the managing director of an online, subscription-based employment relations service where he provided employment relations advice to businesses.

Dentons Rodyk hires Kunal Kapoor as partner

Dentons Rodyk in Singapore has hired Kunal Kapoor as a partner in its energy, infrastructure and project finance practice group. He specialises in project development work, project finance, private M&A, commodity offtakes and trading, and structured finance in the energy sector. Before the move, he was with Ashurst.