Minter Ellison gains Shanghai head from Masons

Australia’s Minter Ellison has raided Masons in China to strengthen its Shanghai office with a new figurehead. David Cox has been appointed to the new position of Shanghai head and replaces senior associate YiYi Wu, who has been the firm’s key contact in Shanghai since 2001. Cox joins from Masons, where he was a key member of the Greater China team. His appointment brings Minter Ellison’s team in Shanghai to six.

First revealed on www.thelawyer.com 21 September