News Asia Pacific US & The Americas Law firms Davis Polk launches HK law practice with hires from Freshfields and HKSE By Margaret Taylor 16 August 2010 12:04 17 December 2015 16:03 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer Market Watcher 16 August 2010 at 16:25 This is a further sign of a sea change in the HK legal market after Latham’s raid on A&O. The US white shoe firms have heretofore let the Magic Circle dominate HK-law practice. Not anymore. That DPW poached a managing partner of Freshfields’ China office no less is a sign that they mean business. Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.