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Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

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Todd Martin Beutler, partner - Hong Kong, DLA Piper

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 10:58pm

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David Cotton, counsel - corporate, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

12 May 2012 - 12:00am

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Charles Ching, partner - corporate, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Ching has a law degree from the Yale Law School and joined Freshfields in 2010 after practising in New York.

14 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Teresa Ko - China chairman, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Teresa Ko Yuk-yin is China chairman of top law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, and a leader in helping global companies become public, including AIA, China Mobile, Industrial & Commercial Bank of China and Agricultural Bank of China - the world's largest initial public offering (IPO) at the time of its listing last year.

11 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

League table puts 281 HK lawyers on top of world

DLA Piper, the world's largest business law firm by number of solicitors, has taken the top spot in a league table of the most pre-eminent international legal services providers.

19 May 2011 - 12:00am

On the Move

Steve Farrer Vice-president, financial services (Asia-Pacific) Nimbus Partners

Based in Hong Kong, Farrer has more than 20 years of experience in Asia, principally advising on solutions to financial institutions to manage regulatory and compliance risk.

Emma Sherrard Matthew Chief executive Quintessentially

9 May 2011 - 12:00am

On the Move

Simone Lee Partner, assurance services BDO

Lee has served listed companies in Hong Kong and the mainland covering industries such as real estate development and construction and mining. She has also been involved in initial public offerings, acquisitions and financial due diligence.

Winnie Tsui Partner, tax services BDO

2 May 2011 - 12:00am


Mike Brennan

Director of operations

Hat Pin

Mr Brennan joined Stephens International in 1992, before moving to Alexander Mann in 1994. He founded the British and Asian operations of the firm and played a key role in the sale of the business to Hat Pin in September 2006 and its re-branding as Akamai Financial Markets.

Wilson So

19 Nov 2007 - 12:00am


Michael Barker

Counsel Appleby

Spurling Hunter

3 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Guangdong students impressed by rule of law in HK

ICAC-media conflict seen in different light by young visitors

Two of the mainland's brightest young legal minds yesterday cast the ICAC-media standoff in a rather different light.

14 Aug 2004 - 12:00am


Timothy Lo

Managing director

CIC Investor Services

Mr Lo replaces Paul Giles, who is leaving after 12 years of service with the company and its forerunners Bank Austria and Creditanstalt. In his new role, Mr Lo will oversee CIC Investor Services' operations in Hong Kong.

Arup Raha

Head of equity research and strategy for India

9 Feb 2004 - 12:00am


Nicholas Andrews

Managing director and co-head of equity capital markets for Asia-Pacific


17 Apr 2002 - 12:00am


Steve Woo, Lawyer with the Hong Kong corporate group

Denton Wilde Sapte

Mr Woo also becomes a member of the law firm's China practice. He joined from Freshfields, where he had been a solicitor since 1997. Mr Woo has a wide range of corporate finance and commercial experience, particularly in global offerings.

27 Mar 2002 - 12:00am

Local players are struggling to compete against multinationals in a market increasingly dominated by a select few as consolidation continues to reshape the legal landscape

LAW FIRMS: they just keep getting bigger and bigger. Barely a day passes without mention of a legal giant swallowing up a smaller firm in a strategic location.

Only this week rumours abound that British firm Stephenson Harwood is in talks with Holland & Knight of the United States to create yet another legal giant.

9 Aug 2001 - 12:00am

Lawyers press their suits with iron clarity

From this week's Cat is Out of Bag file, comes law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and its small plastic laminated cards.

The company has issued pointers to staff on how to deal with phone calls from journalists. The notes are on small plastic cards that can be kept by the phone.

9 Aug 2001 - 12:00am