Freshfields Latest Int'l Firm To Open Singapore Office

Law360, New York (September 13, 2012, 5:10 PM EDT) -- London-based Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP is the latest international law firm to open an office in Singapore, a city-state that has increasingly opened its doors to foreign firms and looked to hone its reputation as an arbitration and Asia-Pacific hub, according to a Wednesday announcement by the firm.

The office, which will focus on cross-border transactions, arbitration and corporate work, will build a team of roughly 15 to 20 attorneys, led by the firm's global capital markets practice head Stephen Revell, who moved to Singapore after...
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