Dechert’s Asia departures continue as two more senior lawyers exit


Dechert is to lose another two senior lawyers in Asia following the departure of its Hong Kong managing partner Basil Hwang.
Asia litigation head David Chu is moving to New York firm Prosauker Rose to launch a regional disputes practice, leaving Dechert on 23 January, while corporate counsel Peter Wang is taking a partner role at a top Chinese firm also towards the end of the month.