Hong Kong-based dispute resolution and litigation specialist law firm Gall is pleased to announce the promotion of Brooke Holden to Partner. Brooke joined the firm as a Senior Associate in August 2014 from Pinsent Masons. The firm is also pleased to announce the appointment of Candice Moss as Chief Operating Officer (COO).
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Gall’s Head of Family and Divorce Practice Caroline McNally has been listed in Spear’s Asia 2015 Family Law Index as “Distinguished in Field” for Divorce, Nuptial Agreements and Children. The index selected the top ten family lawyers in Hong Kong. In the publication Caroline is described as “outstanding” by a leading QC while a senior peer adds “a wise, clever head on young shoulders”. One client praised her as being “extremely knowledgeable, the very safest pair of hands to guide one through a testing time of life”.
A number of Hong Kong’s leading law firms joined forces to launch a new and exciting legal community – Women in Law Hong Kong (WILHK). Providing a networking platform for private practice lawyers, in-house counsel and other legal professionals in Hong Kong, WILHK also aims to encourage collaboration, integration and education amongst law firms and in-house counsel in Hong Kong; foster the development and retention of women in the legal profession; and bring to the forefront of the industry issues affecting women working in the legal profession in Hong Kong.