Our People

Our global offices allow us to bring together the right team of U.S. litigators, English barristers and solicitors (including King's Counsel), Hong Kong solicitors, and offshore lawyers equipped to handle the unique issues inherent in complex cross-border disputes and investigations. Our team of lawyers includes former U.S. federal and state prosecutors, English and offshore judges, and arbitrators. 

Our team of legal analysts work closely with the lawyers and, under their supervision, provide research and analysis for every stage of a matter. In addition, the lawyers are supported by an executive team of technology, e-discovery, case management, and public relations professionals to provide clients with practical business solutions that complement the legal strategy. 

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  • Eden Hadad-Hirt

    Analyst

    Eden Hadad-Hirt, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving government enforcement defense and investigations, examination, and monitorships. 

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    Tel Aviv
    Yigal Alon Street 94
    Alon Tower One, 21st Floor
    Tel Aviv, 6789139
    Israel

    tel. +972 3 376 3296
  • Ilana Hafner

    Litigation Assistant

    Ilana Hafner, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving intellectual property litigation.

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    Tel Aviv
    Yigal Alon Street 94
    Alon Tower One, 21st Floor
    Tel Aviv, 6789139
    Israel

    tel. +972 54 710 0862
  • Lydia L. Halpern

    Lawyer

    Lydia L. Halpern represents clients in complex commercial litigation involving white-collar criminal defense, arbitration and internal and regulatory investigations. Ms. Halpern has experience across various industries, including banking and financial services, mining, oil and gas.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. + 1 646 448 6211
  • Adriana Ham

    Litigation Assistant

    Adriana Ham, under the supervision of the firm's lawyers, provides support in matters involving international investigations and enforcement actions. Her recent matters include the representation of a multinational energy company to identify and minimize potential risks arising from whistleblower allegations against the client’s joint venture partner.

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    Seoul
    9F, Tower B, The-K Twin Towers
    50, Jong-ro 1-gil, Jongno-gu
    Seoul, 03142
    South Korea

    tel. +82 2 369 1228
  • John Han

    Lawyer

    John Han is an accomplished litigator and advocate who helps clients achieve business objectives in matters involving Greater China, the U.S., and English common law jurisdictions including the British Virgin Islands. Clients rely on his deep regional business knowledge and bilingual language capabilities.

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    Hong Kong
    Champion Tower, 25th Floor
    3 Garden Road
    Central, Hong Kong

    tel. +852 2127 3291
  • Vivian Han

    Litigation Assistant

    Vivian Han, under the supervision of the firm's lawyers, provides support in matters involving intellectual property litigation and government enforcement defense.

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    San Francisco
    150 California Street, 19th Floor
    San Francisco, California 94111

    tel. +1 415 582 4717
  • Stephen Hayes

    Lawyer

    Stephen Hayes is an English-qualified solicitor highly experienced in financial products and services litigation, joint venture and partnership disputes, and trust and estate litigation. He regularly represents clients in the financial services industry in shareholder and corporate governance disputes often involving insolvency issues.

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    London
    Tower 42
    25 Old Broad Street
    London, EC2N 1HQ

    tel. +44 (0) 20 3301 6571
  • Elizabeth Haywood

    Litigation Assistant

    Elizabeth Haywood, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving government enforcement defense and investigations, examinations and monitorships.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 646 448-6247
  • Vanessa Hernandez

    Product Manager, International Private Client

    Vanessa Hernandez is Product Manager for International Private Client, overseeing strategy and business development initiatives for the integrated offering and driving the firm’s strategic priorities in the area. 

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 212 380 2589
  • Jeffrey Ho

    Lawyer

    Jeffrey Ho represents corporations, funds and other institutional clients in complex cross-border disputes and litigation with a nexus to the Asia Pacific region, often involving fraud and misconduct. He dilutes and defends against multi-million dollar claims and allegations of fraud on behalf of global clients and coordinates government investigations to defend client assets and interests. 

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    Hong Kong
    Champion Tower, 25th Floor
    3 Garden Road
    Central, Hong Kong

    tel. +852 2127 3221
  • Julianna Oliveira Hoff

    Analyst

    Julianna Hoff, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving insolvency and financial products and services litigation.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 646 993 1751
  • William Howard-Waddingham

    Analyst

    William Howard-Waddingham, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving intellectual property & technology litigation. 

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 646 448-6202
  • Kairu Huang

    Specialist Analyst

    Kairu Huang, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving government enforcement defense and shareholder disputes with a focus on the Asia-Pacific region.

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    Shanghai
    43rd Floor
    HKRI Centre One, HKRI Taikoo Hui
    288 Shimen Yi Road
    Shanghai, 200041
    People's Republic of China (PRC)

    tel. +86 21 3210 2175
  • Minda Huang

    Analyst

    Minda Huang focuses his practice on representing institutional and corporate clients in complex cross-border matters involving commercial and other disputes, intellectual property and technology litigation, and foreign judgment and award enforcement with a nexus to the People’s Republic of China. He has deep experience in copyright, media distribution and other related disputes.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 646 971 1396
  • Jaehwa Hwang

    Analyst

    Jaehwa Hwang focuses his practice on representing institutional clients in government enforcement and intellectual property matters, particularly those related to green energy, engineering, construction and heavy industries with a nexus to Korea. He has experience in arbitration and corporate governance matters, as well as facing civil and criminal investigations from the government.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 646 453 1142