Davis Polk & Wardwell has poached another rising star from the Magic Circle to join its burgeoning Hong Kong law practice. The New York-based firm announced this week that Paul Chow, Beijing office head for Linklaters, will be joining its Hong Kong office next May. The firm generally has been regarded as conservative when it comes to recruiting lateral partners, but has moved aggressively to assemble a Hong Kong law group after announcing the new practice in August of this year.
Davis Polk Hires Linklaters Beijing Office Head for New Hong Kong Practice
The American Lawyer
November 24, 2010