LAWFUEL – Legal Newswire – Hong Kong: Erin Brennan joins international law firm Clifford Chance as Foreign Legal Consultant today, adding her US skills and experience to Asia’s leading corporate M&A legal team.
A former partner with McDermott Will Emery in Boston, Erin has extensive M&A experience of multinational investments and acquisitions.
“The Asian deal flow shows no signs of slowing down, with investment levels increasing in most markets and sectors,” said Erin. “It’s an exciting time to join the team.”
Clifford Chance’s Head of M&A for Asia, partner Roger Denny said: “Erin has advised clients on complex transactions across a number of sectors. Her US experience and skills are an excellent addition to the strongest and deepest corporate legal team in Asia.”
Notes to Editors:
1. Clifford Chance’s corporate practice, which comprises 820 legal advisers worldwide, handles some of the world’s largest and most complex M&A transactions. The practice combines global transaction capability with a full service of English, US and civil law expertise in the key financial centres across Europe, the Americas and Asia. The Asian Corporate practice has been involved in award-winning deals and voted Asian M&A Team of the Year five times in the last eight years by International Financial Law Review.
2. Clifford Chance LLP is one of the world’s leading professional service organisations, helping clients achieve their goals by combining the highest global standards of business and law with local specialist service. The firm is organised around six legal practice areas: capital markets; corporate (including M&A); finance; litigation and dispute resolution; real estate; and tax, pensions and employment law. Clifford Chance has 28 offices in 20 countries, and 3,800 legal advisers.
3. In Asia, Clifford Chance operates in Bangkok, Beijing, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Singapore and Tokyo. With over 400 lawyers in Asia alone, it is one of the largest international firms in the region, enjoying a market leading reputation across a number of practices.
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