K&L Gates has added Paul Haswell as a partner in its Hong Kong office. Haswell joins from Seyfarth Shaw (Hong Kong), where he was head of its regional technology practice, handling both contentious and non-contentious technology matters. Haswell has been practicing in Hong Kong for more than 12 years, and is dual qualified in Hong Kong and England and Wales. He is a well-known technology lawyer in Asia who advises clients on wide-ranging issues, including data and cybersecurity, telecommunications, outsourcing, licensing, cloud and datacenters, and evolving technologies, such as artificial intelligence, cryptocurrency and blockchain. He has worked on major technology disputes that have been resolved through litigation, arbitration and mediation. Haswell also regularly speaks and presents on technology matters across Asia, on topics ranging from cloud computing and data protection to social media and AI.
Read a recent interview with Paul Haswell, published in IHC Magazine.