K&L Gates has continued to grow its Australian labor, employment and workplace safety team with the addition of partner Dominic Fleeton, who returns to the firm’s Melbourne office from Kingston Reid. An experienced safety and industrial relations lawyer and litigator, Fleeton works across a range of industries, including construction industry.
Mourant has added Michael Popkin as a partner in its Hong Kong litigation team. Popkin has 25 years’ experience advising international clients on contentious issues arising out of a broad range of investment and commercial disputes in Asia, Australia and other major offshore jurisdictions. He joins from Campbells in Hong Kong, where he was a counsel.