Osborne Clarke to break into Asia with Bird & Bird HK partner hires


Osborne Clarke (OC) is expanding into Asia with the hire of two Hong Kong partners from Bird & Bird.

The firm has recruited Marcus Vass, the head of Bird & Bird’s communications, media and technology group in Hong Kong and China, alongside transactional group partner John Koh, who will establish a new law firm in Hong Kong. The new venture will work with OC under a strategic alliance.