Mayer Brown has added Steven Tran as a partner in its corporate and securities practice in Hong Kong. Previously a partner at Kirkland & Ellis and most recently a partner at Hogan Lovells, Tran is an accomplished private equity and M&A lawyer who has been based in Asia for nearly 20 years. He represents private equity funds, major financial institutions and corporations in a wide variety of complex multi-jurisdictional deals throughout the Asia-Pacific region.
The Philippine Competition Commission bares its teeth
For the first time since its inception in 2015, the Commission has blocked a merger after conducting its review.
Bridging the Thai-Chinese cultural divide
China will soon become the leading foreign investor in Thailand, but there are still significant challenges for the unwary.