Moves of the week of Mar.27

Duan Min joins Han Kun Law Offices

Duan Min has joined Han Kun Law Offices as a partner in its corporate practice in Beijing. Before the move, Duan was at Morgan Lewis. He has extensive experience in inbound and outbound M&A transactions, private equity and venture capital financing.

Guy Betar promoted to partner at Salvos Legal

Salvos Legal has added Guy Betar as a partner. Betar joined the firm in 2015 as special counsel and has established a new IP/IT legal services group for the firm in Sydney. An IP law specialist, he also has experience in privacy and technology law and has previously worked as in-house counsel for global IT company TIBCO.

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing appoints Sivakumar Murugaiyan as a partner

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing has appointed Sivakumar Murugaiyan as a partner in its litigation and dispute resolution practice in Singapore. He was formerly was a director at Straits Law Practice, where he advised clients on building contract/construction disputes, banking litigation, company litigation and IP claims.

Leon Yee promoted to chairman of Duane Morris & Selvam

Leon Yee has been promoted to chairman of Duane Morris & Selvam in Singapore. He was previously the managing director of the firm and has extensive corporate law experience with a strong focus on Korea, Indonesia and China.

Hall & Wilcox appoints Kylie Groves as partner

Hall & Wilcox has appointed Kylie Groves as an employment partner in its Perth office. She has more than 12 years of experience in labour and employment law and specialises in workplace relations, occupational health and safety, and discrimination matters.