Kott Gunning hosted the ADVOC Asia 2014 AGM in Perth, Western Australia from 6 – 8 November, on the 20th Anniversary of the founding of ADVOC Asia.
Congratulations to Dato Jude Benny, Senior Partner of Singaporean firm Joseph Tan Jude Benny LLP, for being appointed the new President of ADVOC Asia. Mr Benny takes over from Dunstan de Souza, Managing Partner at CBP Lawyers, who was President from 2002 – 2014.
The AGM was attended by 31 delegates representing the following law firms: CBP – Sydney, CGW – Brisbane, Maddocks – Melbourne, Norman Waterhouse – Adelaide, Fred Kan & Co – Hong Kong, Jincheng Tongda & Neal – Beijing, United Law Firm – Shanghai, Trust Law Firm – Guangzhou, Dhruve Liladhar & Co – Mumbai, Soga Law Office – Tokyo, Cheang & Ariff – Kuala Lumpur, Hesketh Henry – Auckland, Herrerra Teehankee Cabrera – Manila, JTJB – Singapore, D N Thurairajah & Co – Colombo, K&P Law Firm – Seoul, Apisith & Alliance – Bangkok, Lutfi & Co – Dubai, Delacour – Aarhus, Ashfords – Exeter, Karlero Liljeblad – Stockholm and BSJP – Poland.
Kott Gunning is the only Western Australian member of ADVOC, an international network of independent law firms. Through this network the firm has formed strong relationships with lawyers and commercial and corporate law firms around the world.
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