Moves of the week of Nov 21

Simon Li joins Anjie Law Firm

Anjie Law Firm in Beijing has hired Simon Xiameng Li as a partner. Before the move, Li worked at Jones Day, DLA Piper and Han Kun Law Offices. His expertise includes cross-border M&A, private equity, foreign direct investment and general corporate matters.  

Kochhar & Co adds Gautam Bhatikar as partner

Gautam Bhatikar has joined Kochhar & Co as a senior partner and co-head of the firm’s Mumbai office. Bhatikar was previously a partner in the shipping practice of ALMT. He will be focusing on maritime and shipping, insurance and dispute resolution matters.

Nick Duggal joins Moray & Agnew

Moray & Agnew has added Nick Duggal as a partner in its Melbourne office. Duggal brings with him 15 years of experience in workplace relations, employment, and worker, health and safety. He was previously at TressCox Lawyers.

Piper Alderman appoints Mike Hayes as partner

Dispute resolution specialist Mike Hayes has joined Piper Alderman’s Adelaide office. Hayes has more than 20 years of experience in commercial litigation and dispute resolution. He has acted for corporations and individuals across a number of industries, including financial services, insurance and construction.