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DLA Piper Strengthens Regulatory Capability in Asia

Former Director of Compliance at Nortel Networks joins practice

Hong Kong – 9 March 2010 – LawFuel.com – DLA Piper is pleased to announce that Iris Sung has joined the firm’s Asia Regulatory practice as a Senior Associate. She joins DLA Piper’s Hong Kong office from Nortel Networks where she was Director of Compliance for Greater China. From 2004 to 2007, Iris had been Regulatory Manager for Competition Affairs for the Hong Kong Office of the Telecommunications Authority (“OFTA”). Iris will be working with the corporate compliance and investigations team and with the firm’s Greater China competition team led by partner, David Cox.

“To keep their edge, businesses need to stay abreast of the increasing changes across Asia’s regulatory landscape. Regulatory developments in many sectors including financial services, telecommunications and retail will have a significant impact on the ability of organisations to fulfill strategic goals,” Christopher Clarke, Asia Head of Regulatory and Office Managing Partner of DLA Piper Hong Kong, said. “Iris makes a strong addition to our team and her experience in both compliance and competition matters will bring depth of expertise to our competition and investigations teams.”

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