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Today’s news is mixed for the firm: it has decided not to appoint a replacement for its Asia managing partner Daniel Liew, who quit for SNR Dentonlast year. Its Asian practice, after all, has shrunk to just a pair of partners plus a senior lawyer from an associated firm.
The upside: SJ Berwinsuddenly feels confident that it can dangle the role as a carrot to entice a senior hire in the region, where SJ Berwin is a relative newcomer. But with Singapore only a far-off target on the agenda as a funds and disputes mine, the silver circle firm has got a lot of ground to catch up.