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This year, The Lawyer’s annual ranking of the largest UK law firms by turnover is available as an interactive, digital benchmarking tool. For the first time this will allow you to manipulate each data set against the metrics of your choice.
Asia disputes head Gavin Lewis is planning to leave the firm for rival Linklaters. Having been in Hong Kong since 1998 Lewis took partnership in 2000 and has built a strong following in the regulatory arena.
HSF has been left somewhat depleted in the Hong Kong financial services regulatory team. The firm has just one partner left following the earlier exit of partner Tim Mak, who quit the office to join Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in April.
Elsewhere, DLA Piper has suffered a series of partner and associates departures in Singapore. DLA Piper’s former Singapore managing partner Matthew Glynn has recently resigned from the firm, making him the second former office leader to leave so far this year and the third partner.