Ed Neunuebel will join the firm as head of the Hong Kong China practice from the Dow Chemical Company. In Toyko, Tetsuya Kashio from Baltimore Technologies joins as a partner. Kashio will formally enter into a joint venture with Dentons because Japan prohibits the employment of bengoshi by foreign law firms. Kashio will be joined by Cindy Goh, a corporate partner from Dentons’ Singapore practice. Dentons also plans to promote senior associate Edward Heron to partner before 1 May.
Denton Wilde Sapte has made a series of internal moves and lateral partner hires in Asia