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Gowling WLG forms exclusive association with JurisAsia LLC

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 @ 2:07 PM | By Elisa Birnbaum

International law firm, Gowling WLG has established an exclusive association with JurisAsia, a Singapore firm specializing in intellectual property and corporate law.

Gowling WLG has been in Singapore since 2012 and is headed by Andrew Dobson, a dispute resolution lawyer whose main focus is in the ASEAN countries where he advises in arbitral tribunals in Singapore and Malaysia. Gowling WLG also specialises in private wealth with a team headed by Zac Lucas. 

The Gowling WLG and JurisAsia association will enable both firms to recommend each other's services to clients. JurisAsia will be able to advise Gowling WLG clients on legal matters in the city and other regional jurisdictions. And it will give JurisAsia access to legal services provided by Gowling WLG in its 18 offices around the world including in Canada, Europe and the Middle East.

JurisAsia has been formed by a number of lawyers led by partner Sheena Jacob who has an international reputation as one of Singapore's leading IP lawyers.