LAWFUEL – The Law Firm Newswire – Clifford Chance boosts Asian insurance expertise with new appointment
Hong Kong: Global law firm Clifford Chance will transfer senior associate Alex Gordon from its leading insurance group in London to join the firm’s Hong Kong office in October 2007.
Alex has over 10 years’ experience in commercial litigation and advisory work with a particular focus on the insurance industry. He started his career as a barrister before joining Clifford Chance.
Mark Shipman, head of the firm’s Asia Insurance Group said: “We are delighted to have Alex join our team. His arrival substantially strengthens the capability of our insurance group and demonstrates our commitment to supporting our Asia insurance clients.”
Martin Rogers, head of the firm’s Asia Litigation and Dispute Resolution Practice said: “I am very pleased we have been able to take full advantage of the scale and mobility of our global insurance practice to boost our resources in Hong Kong, which is good news for the local team and for our Asia clients”.