TITLE

Walkers ups HK capability with new counsel

AUTHOR(S)
Westacott, Gemma
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;9/19/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 36, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Cayman Islands law firm Walkers has bulked up its Hong Kong presence with the hire of the general counsel of Fortis Prime Fund Solutions Asia, signaling the beginning of a recruitment drive for the firm in Asia in September 2005.
ACCESSION #
18405461

 

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