Partner moves and firm updates for the week of August 7

FitzGerald Lawyers forms alliance with Arun Nigam Associates

FitzGerald Lawyers and Arun Nigam Associates have formed a strategic alliance. Both are Hong Kong-based firms and will operate as a regional team with a focus on Australia, China and India. Arun Nigam, founding partner, along with litigation partner Mark Pierrepont will be joining FitzGerald Lawyers as consultants.

 

Morgan Lewis forms association with Luk & Partners

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius has formed an association with Hong Kong law firm Luk & Partners to expand its presence in the Greater China region. The team has a strong focus on M&A, joint ventures, real estate investments, telecommunications, IP and technology licensing.

 

Veena Sivaramakrishnan joins Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas

Veena Sivaramakrishnan is joining Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas’s banking and restructuring team as a partner in Mumbai. She joins the firm from Juris Corp.

 

Bird & Bird ATMD appoints Kim Kit Ow as a partner

Bird & Bird ATMD has appointed Kim Kit Ow as a partner in Singapore. Before the move, she was the deputy head of the banking and finance practice at RHTLaw Taylor Wessing. She specialises in financial services, corporate and banking transactions.