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KWM promotes 42 lawyers to global partnership

Asia's leading international firm, King & Wood Mallesons (KWM), has confirmed the promotion of 32 lawyers in China and ten lawyers in Australia to partner.

07 July 2021

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KWM New York office advised a Hong Kong-based private equity fund on its acquisition of $50 million convertible bonds issued by 21Vianet

In March 2020, King & Wood Mallesons New York Offices ("KWM") advised a Hong Kong-based private equity fund in its acquisition of $50 million convertible bonds issued by 21 Vianet Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: VNET), a leading Internet data center services provider. Established in 1996, 21Vianet Group is the largest carrier-neutral Internet and data center service provider in China. 21Vianet's market value is $930 million. It issued $200 million worth of convertible bonds in total, which were purchased by KWM's client and certain other investors.

13 May 2020

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KWM builds M&A capability in Singapore with partnership appointment

Global law firm King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) is expanding its offering in Singapore with the appointment of M&A partner, Jake Robson. Jake will play a key role in developing the firm's Mergers & Acquisitions practice in the region in addition to the overall growth strategy for the Singapore office.

16 March 2020